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Box 31


Contains 21 Results:

Postcards, 1907-1972, undated

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 16
Identifier: id271364
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Postcards of buildings and scenes in Williamsburg, Yorktown and Jamestown.

Dates: 1907-1972, undated

Signs, undated

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 18
Identifier: id271374
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Scope and Contents Cardboard signs not associated with a business or event.  "Office Hours...," "No Parking," "Safety First" and "Caution-Glass Front."

Dates: undated

Invitations, Announcements and Greeting Cards, 1938-1945, undated

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 1
Identifier: id270392
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Invitations, announcements and greeting cards from local residents for weddings, dances, christmas parties, holidays and dinners. Includes a few Christmas cards from Janet C. Kimbrough, a humorous invitation to a housewarming at the Mary-Wall Christian House, a 1945 Christmas card from Jean and Kenneth Chorley, a 1940 invitation to the 333rd annual Jamestown celebration and envelopes with postmarks for Williamsburg (1938) and Jamestown (1940).

Dates: 1938-1945, undated

Lord Mayor Of London, 1956 April

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 1.2
Identifier: id285604
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Invitation, menu, toasts, guest list for dinner honoring the Lord Mayor of London during his visit to Colonial Williamsaburg,

Dates: 1956 April

Lord Mayor of London, 1957 August 8

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 1.3
Identifier: id285608
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Menu, toasts, guest list for luncheon honoring Lord Mayor of London Colonel Sir Cullum Welch by the City Council of Williamsaburg at the Williamsburg Inn

Dates: 1957 August 8

350th Anniversary Invitation honoring Queen Elizabeth, 1957

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 1.4
Identifier: id285606
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Invitation from the Virginia 350th Anniversary Commission and Jamestown-Williamsburg-Yorktown National Celebration Commission to reception in honor of Queen Elizabeth II. Menu, toast, guests

Dates: 1957

Photographs - No Accession Number, 1930-1939

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 2
Identifier: id271340
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Scope and Contents Eight black and white photographs of early Williamsburg, circa 1930's. Includes pictures of excavation, newly restored buildings, reconstruction, a pile of construction material and "Williamsburg Seven Flags" Confederate flag.

Dates: 1930-1939

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 1985.010, WHRA, 1890-1942

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 3
Identifier: id270398
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents Six photographs of Williamsburg, probably reproduced about 1984 from originals. Duke of Gloucester Street Scene (1890), Duke of Gloucester Street - The Same View about 35 years later (undated), Grammar and "Mattey" School (undated), Matthew Whaley Student Representative Committee with names listed (December 18, 1936), Class Picture of Class of 1942, probably Matthew Whaley School, with names listed (1942 or earlier) and Matthew Whaley class officers sitting on wall with...
Dates: 1890-1942

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 1986.017, Mrs. Bryant Prentice, undated

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 4
Identifier: id270400
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Four black and white photographs, possibly of the Governor's Palace garden.  Gift of Mrs. Bryant Prentice.

Dates: undated

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 1986.039, Mrs. Allen Callis, 1944

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 5
Identifier: id270404
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Proceedings of the Tenth Anniversary Banquet in Honour of the Colonial Williamsburg Hostesses, April 12, 1944 and a photograph of hostesses at the banquet with most identified.

Dates: 1944

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 1999.023, Mrs. Robert Vignier, 1930 and undated

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 6
Identifier: id270402
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Scope and Contents Two photographs of female students standing in front of Williamsburg High School.  One has a notation, "'Shep,' Evelyn and Bernice Maynard, 1930" and the other, "Mary Margaret Brooks." There is also one small photograph identified as "Cabin in Jamestown, Va. 1930."

Dates: 1930 and undated

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 2000.017, Turner Richardson, 1920-1925

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 7
Identifier: id271332
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents Photograph of 5 girls, identified as Anna Henderson, Christine Henderson, Jean Etheridge, Mary Wall Christian and Unknown, circa 1920. Photograph of Mary Wall Christian and Jack Goodwin, circa 1920. Photocopy of a photograph of the "Old Capital Club" in front of the Imperial Building, Rollo Theater. Names included are Horace Ridenour, Collier Harris, Bill Anderson, Jimmy Vaiden, Ray Miller, George Kidd, Clyde Thorpe, Elmer Farthing, Dan Jones, Hugh Hitchens, Cecil Layne,...
Dates: 1920-1925

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 2000.071, Jeanne Etheridge, 1989

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 8
Identifier: id271344
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Photograph album with gold plaque on cover "David E. Hooker, Teachers Reunion Luncheon, October 25, 1989."  Given by Jeanne Etheridge through Turner Richardson.  125 photographs with some people identified.

Dates: 1989

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 2001.047, G.T. Brooks, 1930

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 9
Identifier: id271346
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Photograph of Williamsburg Rotary Club, circa 1930. Seventeen men out of 28 are identified: Bob Kyger, Bob Watts, Les O'Hara, Rawls Byrd, W.A.R. Goodwin (Willie), Bela Norton, Lloyd Williams, Dr. Henry Davis, Gardiner Brooks, Bob Hornsby, Randolph Tucker, Pappy Gooch, Vernon Geddy, Bob Wallace, Merritt Foster and Bat Peachy.

Dates: 1930

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 2005.006, WHRA, 1937

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 10
Identifier: id271348
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Photograph of Girl Scouts with Mrs. Edith Porterfield, Leader. Identified girls are: Barbara Richardson, Janet Campbell, Mary McGinnes, Dora Dean Rogers, Sue Green, Edie Porterfield, Frances Allen, Mary Alice Holland, Mary Sacalis, Evelyn Stryker, Dorothy Belvin, Nancy Bozarth, Helen Youong with Ted, Frances Cottingham and Doris Freidman. Note says "copy of a picture which belongs to Evelyn Stryker Peyton).

Dates: 1937

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 2006.041, Gardiner T. Brooks, 1930

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 11
Identifier: id271350
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Photograph of 9 unidentified women in colonial costumes. Photograph of a large group of unidentified men and women, possibly on a tented stage, dressed in costumes from all eras. Circa 1930.

Dates: 1930

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 2008.067, James Bowry, 1900

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 12
Identifier: id271352
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Photocopy of a photograph of a group of Matthew Whaley students standing in front of the school: Bill Geiger, John Taylor, Baxter Bell, Bill Brigham, Joe Hall, Calvin Johnston, Harold Swengle, Channing Hall, Bowry, Buddy Geddy, Dave Bartlett, Clarence Belvin and Page Dye. Photograph of a group of people around and on the porch of a hotel that stood near the Powder Magazine. Both photographs circa 1900. Gift of James Bowry via Donna Garrett.

Dates: 1900

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 2008.075, Martha Terrell Warburton, 1920

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 13
Identifier: id271354
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Hand tinted 8x10 photograph of Martha Terrell Warburton, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Gregory Warburton of Williamsburg, Virginia and granddaughter of Mrs. R.J. Rhodes of the North End. Nachman's Studio.

Dates: 1920

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 2010.136, WHRA, 1930, 1990

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 14
Identifier: id271356
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Newspaper photograph with caption about the demolition of the Towne & Country Laundry Inc.  Two photographs of the Towne & Country Laundry Inc., one when it was called Collins Cleaning & Dyeing Co.  Circa 1930's and 1990's.

Dates: 1930, 1990

Photographs - Mss. Acc. 2014.072, Rodney Taylor, 1936

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 15
Identifier: id271358
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Copy of a photograph of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt's visit to Williamsburg, Virginia on July 5, 1936. The photograph shows Roosevelt and his wife, Eleanor, in a limousine in front of the Old Tower Church in Jamestown. The people in and near the limousine have been identified on a photocopy of the picture. Gift of Rodney Taylor.

Dates: 1936

Programs - Weddings and Funerals, 1991-2009

 File — Box: 31, Folder: 17
Identifier: id271370
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Programs for weddings and funerals of Williamsburg residents given by members of the Williamsburg Historic Records Association.

Dates: 1991-2009