Contains 17 Collections and/or Records:
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Scope and Contents Booklets of "History of Toano High School" and Union Baptist Church (Highland Park)(1976), articles on Niccole Ringgold and Thelma Pedersen and copy of "Tall Tales and True of James City County" excerpts from oral histories (1976) and rededication program for The Williamsburg Presbyterian Church on May 10, 1981.
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Scope and Contents Clippings, programs and certificates about Matthew Whaley School, program for "Community Service in Memory of John D. Rockefeller, Jr." on June 9, 1960, "Program of Christmas Celebration in Williamsburg" for 1942, photographs of Williamsburg children and activities, photographs of the Bell twins, dated 1931, 1935, 1938 and 1953, Girl Scout card of Julia B. Woodbridge, Red Cross card of Ruby Belle Woodbridge from 1930, 1942 commencement program of Matthew Whaley School, program for Matthew...
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Scope and Contents Copy of essay "Women in the Business World" by Julia Oxrieder, dated 1995, about women in Williamsburg and copies of three issues of the Peninsula News: March 19, 1904; September 7, 1901; September 21, 1901.
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Scope and Contents Julia Oxrieder's essays "Woman's Suffrage Movement" which includes material on the movement in Williamsburg and "Woman's Christian Temperance Union" which includes material on the movement in Williamsburg. Article "Female Institute much-heralded, but short-lived" by Julia Oxrieder.
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Scope and Contents Two biographical sketches of teacher Clara Baker from Williamsburg and extracts from the Virginia Gazette, 1905-1916, concerning the Williamsburg Female Institute and other Williamsburg news.
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Scope and Contents Copies of articles relating to the Harris Family, an African American family in Williamsburg, Virginia. Collection includes letters to Dr. Samuel Harris, an eye doctor in Boston and Elizabeth Harris Moton, wife of Major Moton of Hampton Institute.
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