This collection contains minutes and agendas from board meetings, newsletters, bylaws, and event flyers as well as other material of the Yorktown Preservation Society from 2013-2015. Also included is a copy of the Yorktown Day Celebration program from 2014 and photographs of the Yorktown Preservation Society booth during the French sailing ship Hermione visit in June 2015.
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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The Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities, Yorktown Branch was dissolved in May of 2013 and the Yorktown Preservation Society was formed in June of that year as an independant organization. The Yorktown Preservation Society seeks to promote activities associated with Yorktown and to preserve the historic aspects of Yorktown.
Acc. 2015.081 was hand-delivered to Special Collections by the donor on 3/17/2015. Acc. was received by Special Collections on 4/09/2016.
Future accruals are expected.
Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities, Yorktown Branch Records (Mss. 72 A57).
Accessioned and minimally described by Steven Bookman, University Archives Specialist, in April 2015. Accessioned and minimally procedssed by Christina Luers, Archives Collections Specialist, in April 2016.
Yorktown Preservation Society Records, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary. https://scrcguides.libraries.wm.edu/repositories/2/resources/9243 Accessed August 12, 2020.