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Benjamin "Benny" Zhang papers

Identifier: MS 00096

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Scope and Contents

Certificates, newspaper articles, programs, and pamphlets regarding Benjamin (Benny) Zhang's position on Williamsburg's City Council, July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2020.  Included in the collection are official and personal congratulation letters to Benjamin Zhang regarding his election to Williamsburg City Council in 2016, Baptism/ Confirmation of faith at Bruton Parish Church, and certificates from William & Mary.  Zhang is a 2016 graduate of William & Mary.


  • Creation: 2016- 2018


Conditions Governing Access:

Collection is open to all researchers. 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.

Conditions Governing Use:

Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.


0.25 Linear Feet (1 box and 1 oversize folder.)




The Collection is arranged into four series: Series I. Correespondence, Series II. Certificates and Awards, Series III. Printed Materials and Series IV. Additions I.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Acc. 2016.127 was hand delivered to SCRC in October 2016. Acc. 2017.001 was hand delivered to the SCRC and added to the collection in January 2017. Accession 2018.224 added to the collection.

Guide to the Benjamin "Benny" Zhang papers
William & Mary Special Collections Research Center staff
2023 July
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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository