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Licivyronean Literary Society Records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UA 7.025

Scope and Contents

Acc. 1982.038: Minutes detailing the proceedings of each weekly meeting, 1839-1845; constitution and by-laws; lists of the society's founders and successive members; a history of the society's founding written by John Wooten.

Ac. 1982.048: Treasurer's book listing accounts received and paid and notes for monthly financial reports, 1840-1847.

The collection also includes addresses presented before the society and other miscellaneous material.

Clanton, Landon College of William and Mary--Students Dillard, John Irby, Benjamin Literary Societies--Licivyronean Literary Society Nottingham, George Oilley, John Pitts, David W. Smith, Orlando Warren, John Williams, William Wood, William P. Wooten, John T.


  • Creation: 1839-1847

Conditions Governing Access

The 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.


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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source: Various gifts. Acc. 1982.038 received 06/16/1982.

Acc. 1982.048 received 07/28/1982.

Related Materials

Acc. 1980.064 and Acc. 1980.065, Licivyronian Society Pins, are part of the Artifact Collection (UA 13).

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository