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Scrapbook, Political Satire

Identifier: Mss. 2009.503

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Scope and Contents

Scrapbook of newspaper clippings, circa 1890s, predominantly cartoons and satire of a political nature. The clippings are glued into a ledger, but hardly any of its content is sufficiently legible to identify the business and the location.


  • Creation: 1890-1899

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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.

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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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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository