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Powhatan Robertson Journal

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.236
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a journal kept by Robertson while a student at William & Mary in 1816. He mentions engaging in social activities within town, places within town such as the "Old Capitol," and sometimes refers to lectures. He frequently writes about women.

A typed transcription is included.

John Morris Presson Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.057
Scope and Contents Photograph album, circa 1910-1916, of John Morris Presson (W&M Class of 1916).  The album contains photographs of the College of William and Mary campus,  the Virginia Peninsula, and the Blue Ridge Mountains. Included are pictures of President Woodrow Wilson's 1916 visit to campus, the Lord Botetourt statue, male students, the 1916 championship baseball team, Coach Dexter Draper, Bob Newton, as well as campus buildings, including various fraternity houses and the old gymnasium....

Priscilla Schumacher Scrapbook,

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.029
Scope and Contents Scrapbook compiled by Priscilla Schumacher between 1941-1942 while a student at the College of William and Mary. Schumacher attended from 1940-1944.  The scrapbook covers are made of wood with "William and Mary" spelled out in woodblock letters.  Subjects covered include athletics and social activities and sorority life.

Joseph Edwin Proffit Letter to College Fraternity

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.141
Scope and Contents A December 18, 1892, letter written by Joseph Edwin Proffit, College of William and Mary class of 1895, to the publication College Fraternity in New York City. Proffit congratulates the editor of the magazine for its arrangement and organization. He concludes the letter by offering any assistance in the way of notes related to fraternities at William and Mary.

Richard F. Rhodes Letters

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.198
Scope and Contents The collection contains two letters, both of which were written by Rhodes to Vernon and Mary, his brother and sister-in-law. The first letter is dated May 9, 1933, weeks before his graduation from the College of William and Mary. He writes about not hearing back from others he's written to, finishing two of his themes for school, student elections, and family issues. He also lets them know that several boys from William and Mary bought decent suits, probably for graduation, from Richmond for...

Francis C. Riddick Letter to Wilson W. Jones

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.197
Scope and Contents This letter, dated June 26, 1844 was written by Francis C. Riddick to Wilson W. Jones. Riddick is answering a prior letter received from Jones. Riddick refers to individuals named Ruffin and Douglas and their roles regarding an undisclosed matter related to Jones. He also refers to petition written by students on Jones' behalf. He states, "I have seen several of the fellows who know anything of the affair and all of them are willing to testify that you acted bravely, honourably and through the...

Robert Beverly Dade Student Paper

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.264
Scope and Contents Student paper on Millet written by Dade.

Robert Gilchrist Robb Certificate of Distinction

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.276
Scope and Contents Certificate of Distinction presented to Robert Gilchrist Robb on July 4, 1892, stating he passed his required exams in the "Junior class of English." It is signed by John Lesslie Hall and Hugh S. Bird. Robb attended William & Mary from 1891-1893.

Robert Strachen Jones Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.243
Scope and Contents This collection includes Jones' 1872 William & Mary diploma and a letter he wrote to his brother on June 8, 1871. In the letter, he inquires as to the whereabouts of the suit he requested, speaks of impending examinations, and asks for money to pay his debts and last him up to July 4th.

Robert Watson Durham Athletic Association Certificate

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.262
Scope and Contents Certificate presented by the William & Mary Athletic Association to R. W. Durham, certifying that he has been awarded the varsity letter in track for the 1924 season.

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