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Box UA Small Collections Box 7

 Container

Contains 32 Collections and/or Records:

Papers, 1928, 1967

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 7, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection includes a scrapbook created by Baker while a student at William & Mary. It is largely clippings combined with handwritten notes. The paper is very fragile. A copy has been made for patron use. Also included are two letters written to her by her son, Tom Hunter, while he was a student at William & Mary in 1967.

Score, 2017

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 7, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This score is signed by the composer, Jeraldine Saunders Herbison. It was commissioned by the 50th Commemoration Committee in honor of the 50th anniversary of African Americans in Residence at William & Mary. It officially premiered at Commencement on May 12, 2018, sung by the W&M Choir. To prepare, the Choir performed the work during their Spring Tour and again at the Spring Choral Concert. A CD featuring two Choir recordings of the piece was transferred to the W&M...

Permission, 1832 Oct. 28

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 7, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This item was written by Edmund Wilkins, guardian of William & Mary student Peter Eppes, to the faculty of the university, giving his permission for Eppes to board off-campus.

Permission, 1832 Oct. 29

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 7, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This note was written by John C. Page of Cumberland to William & Mary President Adam Empie, stating that Mrs. Eppes gives her permission for her son, John W. Eppes, to board off-campus.

Permission, 1834 Nov. 8

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 7, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Note written by Julia E. White of Smithfield to William & Mary President Adam Empie, giving her son Charles B. Hayden permission to board off-campus.

Card, 1950

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 7, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Tune-Dex, Inc. performing rights information card for the "Indian Warriors' Song (William and Mary College)," copyrighted in 1931 by Thorton W. Allen. The information card was copyrighted by George Goodwin in 1950. One side features information about the song, including the names of Barrett Roberts (writer, class of 1933), and Thorton W. Allen (music). The reverse side includes the words and music.

Posters and Flyers, 1996-2000

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 7, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Posters, flyers and ephemeral material related to the Bishop James Madison Society, a secret society on the campus of William and Mary founded in 1812.

Letter, 1894 Jan. 21

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 7, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letter written by William & Mary student, Charles L. Hepburn, to his grandfather, Charles Leven Powell, dated January 21, 1894.Hepburn discusses the reorganization of the Virginia Alpha Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa. He states the fraternity was reorganized in December 1893 by "several old members who had been taken in here before the war." Later in the letter, he mentions a couple of those members, including Benjamin Ewell and Colonel William Lamb. He says that all faculty were...

Letter, 1840 June 11

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 7, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letter dated June 11, 1840 and written by William & Mary student, B. T. Owen, to Sally Atkinson of Parham's Store, Virginia. It is essentially a love letter to Sally, assuring her he will address her as soon as he leave Williamsburg at end of term.

Letters, 1820 Dec. 13, 1825 July 6

 File — Box: UA Small Collections Box 7, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection consists of two letters. One letter, dated December 13, 1820, was written by Rogers to William & Mary President, John Augustine Smith. Rogers states he has no objections to Smith examining his classes in Natural Philosophy and Chemistry, but he does object to a colleague "sitting as watch or judge over me." He then provides seven reasons he deems "sufficient cause to deprecate your pretensions" and states they are some of his objections to the "alleged authority by which...