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Mae Alvan Belt Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00155
Scope and Contents 3 Diaries, 1933, 1936-1940 and 1941-1943 of Mae Alvan Belt of Rockville, Maryland. The 1933 girl scout diary was written while Mae Belt was a teenager and contains brief entries that mention school, house work, and social life. The 1936-1940 diary contains brief daily entries. Mae Belt seems to live with her parents and mentions going to work, working some evenings, helping with Red Cross work, doing house hold chores, but also comments on her social life and particular her courtship with a...

Carlton Casey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1999.48
Scope and Contents

Papers of Carlton Casey.

The inventory is a guide to Mss. Acc. 1999.48 which is the postcard collection documenting pre-restoration Williamsburg, restored Williamsburg, Jamestown, the College of William and Mary, the University of Virginia, and cities, towns, and holidays in Virginia. Also includes clippings, articles, photographs, programs, and souvenir publications.

Additions to the collection are described individually.

Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 1.02
Scope and Contents

The Ephemera Collection contains material primarily acquired for teaching. It includes material in various formats, most of which have been previously published. The collection is currently being processed and new items will be added on an ongoing basis. For this reason, the indicated date range is approximate at this point.

Eleanor H. Fredricks Papers

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2010.206
Scope and Contents

Papers, circa 1930s-1950s, of Eleanor H. Fredricks of Chicago, Illinois. Included are a scrapbook, correspondence, photographs, clippings, postcards and fliers, as well as drafts of articles authored by her. Some of the papers relate to the American Fireside Club, of which Eleanor Fredricks was the organizer.

Grigsby-Galt Papers

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2009.308 and 2011.269
Scope and Contents This collection contains the family papers of members of the Grigsby and Galt Families. Mary Blair Grigsby married William W. Galt in 1881.  The collection contains papers of various members of the Grigsby family, particulary Hugh Blair Grigsby who was a historian and Chancellor of The College of William and Mary and his son, Hugh Carrington Grigsby who lived his entire life at the family farm, Edgehill, in Charlotte County, Virginia. The collection also contains the personal...

Frances G. Hoppin Papers

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Identifier: MS 00121-Mss. Acc. 2007.108
Scope and Contents The papers, 1917-1918 of Frances G. Hoppin who opened the Red Cross Grenelle Dispensary in Paris, France in 1917, which was one of about 30 civilian dispensaries administered by the Red Cross in Paris at that time. This accession consists of both personal papers and records relating to the dispensary. Included are two journals in which Frances Hoppin recorded both her personal experiences as well as business items relating to the dispensary.  Also included is a 3-page report on...

Doris Ann McFarland Papers

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Identifier: SC 00739
Scope and Contents Papers, circa 1933-1943 of Doris Ann McFarland of Reedville, Virginia and later Washington, D.C.  and possibly Philadelphia, Pa. Included are a diary, 1933-1934,  kept while Doris McFarland was a 4th and 5th grader in the Reedville School in Reedville, Virginia; a report card for the 1933/34 school year; a photograph, circa 1940s of McFarland in Uniform, greeting cards, postcards, concert programs, ticket stubs, church fliers and news clippings.  Many of the concert programs and tickets...

McGilvray Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2008.021
Scope and Contents

Letters home to Gatesville, Texas from two brothers, Cam and Burl McGilvray who served in the Army and Marines respectively during World War II. Cam McGilvray was in the Army Officer Candidate School No. 1 in Fargo, North Dakota.  Burl McGilvray was stationed overseas and returned in April 1943 to the U.S. Naval Hospital in San Diego, California due to a heat stroke complication. The collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, song lyrics and postcards.

Mina Barnhouse Diary

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00820
Scope and Contents Diary titled "Covered Wagon Days, As Written by Mina Barnhouse," documenting a family's 1895 move from Kansas to Flathead Valley near Kalispell, Flathead County, Montana as part of a larger wagon train. The diary was written in 1945 and it is not clear whether it is a transcription of a 1895 document or whether it was composed 50 years after the event based on memory or oral histories. The diary begins on June 13th with a summary of the wagon train members and continues as day-by-day account...

Fay Parr Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. Acc. 2008.50
Scope and Contents

Family papers and a collection of Williamsburg ephemera and memorabilia of Fay Parr.  Includes family photograph albums, press photographs of Williamsburg residents and buildings, newspaper clippings of events and people in Williamsburg, Virginia and publications from Williamsburg and other places.

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Photographs 9
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Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century 3
Calendars 2
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation--History 2
Financial records 2
Fliers (printed matter) 2
Genealogy 2
Invitations 2
Jamestown (Va.)--History--20th century 2
Jamestown Festival (1957) 2
Legal documents 2
Manuscripts for publication 2
Newspapers 2
Obituaries 2
Pamphlets 2
Poems 2
Postcards--Virginia 2
Receipts (financial records) 2
Reports 2
Speeches 2
Virginia--Genealogy 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--Photographs 2
Women--Diaries 2
Admission tickets 1
Advertising 1
Advertising blotters 1
Advertising cards 1
Advertising--United States--History 1
Agricultural exhibitions--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History--19th century 1
American Revolution Bicentennial, 1976--Virginia 1
American poetry--19th century 1
Announcements 1
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Baptist Church--Virginia--History 1
Bibles 1
Broadsides 1
Bumper Stickers 1
Cabinet photographs 1
Card games 1
Card games (game sets) 1
Carte de visite photographs 1
Catalogs 1
Certificates 1
Charles City County (Va.)--History--20th century 1
Charlotte County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Checks (bank checks) 1
Chicago (Ill.)--Industries--Pictorial work 1
Chicago (Ill.)--Social life and customs 1
Cigarette cards 1
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 1
College of William and Mary--History--20th century 1
College of William and Mary--Presidents 1
Confederate Memorial (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Coupons 1
Courtship--United States--History--20th century 1
Desert Storm, Operation, 1991 1
Editorials 1
Education--Virginia--Williamsburg--19th century 1
England--Description and travel--20th century 1
Farms--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Gatesville (Tex.) 1
Genealogical tables 1
Girls--United States--Diaries 1
Holy Cross (Alaska) 1
Indians of North America 1
Isle of Wight County (Va.)--History--20th century 1
James City County (Va.)--Tercentenary 1
Jamestown 400th Anniversary 1
Japan--Description and travel 1
Journals (periodicals) 1
Labor and laboring classes--Illinois--Chicago--Pictorial works 1
Land use--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Lead arsenate 1
Logging--Maine--Pictorial works 1
Logging--Washington (State)--Pictorial works 1
Lotteries--United States 1
Lottery puffs 1
Manila Bay, Battle of, Philippines, 1898 1
Manila Bay, Battle of, Philippines, 1898--Pictorial works 1
Maps 1
Marriage certificates 1
Maryland--Social life and customs--20th century 1
Matthew Whaley School (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Men--Societies and clubs 1
Menus 1
Methodist Church--Virginia 1
Methodist Church--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Methodist Church--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
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Pulaski Club (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
Williamsburg Baptist Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 2
American Fireside Club 1
American Red Cross in France 1
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Army Officer Candidate School No. 1 (Fargo, N.D.) 1
Barnhouse, Mina 1
Belt, Mae Alvan, b. circa 1916 1
Bozarth family 1
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Busch Gardens (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Carrington family 1
Casey, Carlton 1
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 1
Dula family 1
Eastern Publishing Co 1
Educational and Civic Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 1
Galt family 1
Galt, William Richard, 1818-1892 1
Garland family 1
Grenelle Dispensary (Paris, France) 1
Grigsby family 1
Grigsby, Hugh Blair, 1806-1881 1
Hoppin, Frances G. 1
Literary Societies--Philomathean Literary Society 1
Marshall, John, Pageant (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Mathews, Mary 1
McFarland, Doris Ann 1
Middle Plantation Agricultural Society (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Miller and Rhoads (Richmond, Va.) 1
Miller, Shirley Fout 1
Miss Williamsburg Pageant (Va.) 1
Mt. Ararat Baptist Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Nicholson High School (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Parr, Fay Lyonel, 1913-2008 1
Payne, R. H. (Mrs.) 1
Peninsula News (Toano, Va.) 1
Peninsula Transit Corporation 1
Scottish Widows' Fund and Life Assurance Society 1
Sears, Roebuck and Company 1
Sears, Roebuck and Company--Pictorial works 1
Special Collections Research Center 1
The Palace (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
The Virginia Comedians 1
Unitarian Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
United States Amateur Ballroom Dancers Association. Chapter #609 (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
United States. Army. 1
United States. Navy. Office of the Paymaster 1
United States. President (2009- : Obama) 1
University of Virginia 1
Virginia Gazette (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Virginia Independence Bicentennial Commission 1
Virginia Shakespeare Festival 1
Virginia. State Lottery Dept. 1
Whitehead and Hoag Company (Newark, N.J.) 1
Williamsburg Businessmen's Association (Va.) 1
Williamsburg Community Council (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Williamsburg High School (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Williamsburg Press, Inc 1
Williamsburg Reunion (Va.) 1
Williamsburg Theater (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Woo Family 1
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