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Tercentenary Records

Identifier: UA 125

  • Staff Only
  • No requestable containers

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of subject files, reports, committee meetings, and other material related to the Tercentenary celebration of the College of William and Mary. Included is information related to the Tercentenary Art Committee, labels from an exhibit for the Tercentenary, and various public relations material for the event.


  • Creation: 1987-1993


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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.


33.00 Linear Feet

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

Part or all of this collection is stored offsite. Consult a staff member for assistance.

Custodial History:

Acc. 1999.33 was destroyed 6/9/2010 according to General Schedule 103 Series 012185.

Acquisition Information:

Acc. 1994.052 ; Acc. 1994.053; Acc. 1999.31 received in 1993-1995 from various sources; Acc. 1999.33 received in 1995; Acc. 1999.064. Acquisition information for material received after 7/13/2009 is available by consulting a Special Collections Research Center staff member.


No future accruals expected.

Related Materials:

UA 2.017: Office of the President. Paul R. Verkuil

UA 13: University Archives Artifact Collection

Acc. 1994.081: National Geographic video entitled "The College of William and Mary at 300 ... and in All Time Coming." This is part of the Audio-Visual Collection.

Guide to the Tercentenary Records
Finding Aid Authors: Special Collections Staff.
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Language of description note
The collection description/finding aid is written in English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository