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Stella Neiman Papers

Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1999.54, 2000.004, 2008.70

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Scope and Contents

The bulk of the collection contains papers related to Stella Neiman while on the Williamsburg City Council. These include reports, minutes, agendas, clippings, and a report on the desegregation of the public schools. The collection also contain Professor Fraser Neiman's Harvard dissertation on English literature.

Stella Neiman was a member of the Williamsburg City Council from 1966-1970, the Williamsburg-James City County School Board from 1981-1987 and the Williamsburg Planning Commission from 1989-1997.


  • Creation: 1938-1998


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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.

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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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2.00 Linear Feet

Acquisition Information:

Gifts via the Williamsburg Historic Records Association. Acc. 2000.004 was received on 03/27/2000. 2008.70 addition a gift from Stella Neiman.

Related Materials:

A draft of Fraser Neiman's dissertation that was once part of Acc. 2000.004 was added to this collection on 8/12/2010.

Separated Materials:

A draft of Fraser Neiman's dissertation that was once part of Acc. 2000.004 was added to this collection on 8/12/2010.

Physical Description

300 items

Guide to the Stella Neiman Papers
Finding Aid Authors: Special Collections Staff and Anne Johnson.
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The collection description/finding aid is written in English.

Revision Statements

  • May 24th, 2018: Updated by Anne Johnson in November 2009.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository