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United Daughters of the Confederacy Records, Williamsburg (Va.)

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 92 U9

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook material from the Williamsburg Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy (UDC) consisting of newspaper clippings on the Civil War, veterans still living, battle reenactments, correspondence, yearbooks, programs, and other. Also included are papers concerning Confederate monuments in Williamsburg, as well as dealing with the Cross of Honor. One copy of "A History of the United Daughters of the Confederacy" is included.

Dates

  • 1890-1998

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open to all researchers. Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Manuscripts and Rare Books Librarian, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.

Historical Note:

Information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: .

Extent

7.00 Linear Feet

Acquisition Information:

The materials in this collection were donated in batches by Grace Tuggle (acting President), Mrs. Hart (acting President), Bonnie S. Shelton, and Mrs. Charles M. Hunter between 1992 and 2004. Accession numbers: 1992.04, 2000.51, 2003.18, 2003.38, 2004.18 and 2005.30.

General

Other Information:

A PDF document of this inventory is available online.

Additional information may be found at http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/92_U9_United_Daughters_Confederacy_Scrapbooks.pdf

Processing Information:

Processed by Amanda Perkins in 1993.
Title
Guide to the United Daughters of the Confederacy Records, Williamsburg (Va.)
Author
Finding Aid Authors: Amanda Perkins and Anne Johnson.
Date
2007-06-25
Language of description
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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