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Theodore Sullivan Cox Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 6.062
Scope and Contents Series 1 (Acc. 1999.059) contains correspondence regarding the School of Jurisprudence (now the Marshall-Wythe School of Law), the Faculty Club, the Quarterly Millennium Celebration, and notes on the teaching of law at William and Mary for the years 1931-1943. Series 2 (Acc. 2008.308) contains material acquired by Dr. Theodore Sullivan Cox in Germany during the Allied occupation after World War II. Includes British, US American and French military bulletins, manuals and pamphlets...

James H. Critchfield Papers

 Class
Identifier: MS 00209
Scope and Contents Primary source documents, research materials and drafts for James Critchfield's book, "Partners at the Creation the Men behind Postwar Germany's Defense and Intelligence Establishments." Includes information on Germans imprisoned by the Allies, and on De-Nazification, for which Critchfield conducted interviews; also included are two copies of a booklet about a camps for detainees (“Camp 71”). The illustrated booklet is written in German and one English translation insert is provided. Further...

Elizabeth Feldhusen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00049
Scope and Contents Lieutenant Elizabeth A. Feldhusen (1918-2014) was born in Brooklyn, New York and served in World War II as a nurse at field evacuation hospitals in France, Germany, and Austria. She was part of the 131st Evacuation Hospital activated out of Fort Jackson, South Carolina. After German forces signed full surrender, the 131st was ultimately assigned in Austria near a concentration camp in order to take care of recently liberated Polish and Russian prisoners. This collection includes letters from...

Feldpost (Germany) Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01109
Scope and Contents

Four letters written by German soldiers to their families, discussing mostly private matters. The soldiers were stationed on army bases in Germany. All of the letters are written in German and three are in Suetterlin script.

Armand J. Galfo Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 6.019
Scope and Contents The collection contains materials related to Dr. Armand J. Galfo's teaching in the School of Education, service to the College of William and Mary, and scholarship throughout his career, his teaching and scholarly activities, awards and achievements, and service in the Air Force and Air Force Reserves.The materials consist of correspondence, news clippings, photographs, pamphlets, publications by Dr. Galfo, research materials of Armand and Mary Galfo, teaching notes, photocopies...

Hall Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 90 H14
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the papers of the Hall and Moore families of New York, Richmond, Va. and Williamsburg, Va. Includes wills, estate papers, legal and financial transactions, 1810-1915, of Jacob Hall, Sarah Hall and Cunningham Hall; and Bishop Richard Channing Moore, Virginia Moore, Harriet Glenworth Moore, Margaretta Moore and Louise Moore. Contains correspondence, 1854-1876, between Zebulon S. Farland and Ellen Douglas Gordon Farland; letters, 1906-1928, to Margaret (Farland)...

Henkel Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.1 H38
Scope and Contents Correspondence, papers, and ledgers of the Rev. Paul Henkel (1754-1825), who was a Lutheran missionary, and David Henkel, Ambrose Henkel, and Solomon Henkel of New Market, Shenandoah Co., Va. Includes woodcuts and watercolor sketches, Ambrose Henkel's account ledger (1807-1813), notebooks on the study of Hebrew, memorandum book, indentures, certificates, and other. Topics include Lutheranism, printing, Shenandoah County, immigration, merchants, and education. Mss poem with a hand...

John Tuthill Papers

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2001.03
Scope and Contents Papers of John Wills Tuthill, a United States 20th century diplomat. The collection includes papers from Tuthill's years as a student and professor, his State Department career, his private career with international organizations and his retirement years.  He held many positions within the State Department, mostly in Germany and Europe, with his final posting as Ambassador to Brazil. As a private citizen, he was Director of the Atlantic Institute, President of the Salzburg Seminar, and...

Early Orndorff Papers

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Identifier: MS 00140
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1868-1942, of the King and Orndorff families of Van Buren Furnace, Shenandoah County, Va. The collection includes papers, 1891-1942, of Early Orndorff, documents in German of a maternal ancestor, Emily Wilde, who came to America in 1877 and letters, 1882-1890, written to Frank King and his wife from G. H. Rochling and Ferd Lipfert, Annaberg, Germany.

John Ott Scrapbook

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Identifier: Mss. MsV Sc17
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook, 1872-1877, of newspaper clippings, notes, and correspondence addressed to John Ott of the Southern Fertilizer Company, Richmond, Virginia. The volume includes a letter in German from Dr. Ernst Engel.

Matilda Sapieha-Kodenski Papers

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Identifier: SC 01193
Scope and Contents Acc. 2007.77 consist of thirteen letters, 1942-1944, written by Polish-Lithuanian Princess Matilda Bornemisza de Kaszon Sapieha-Kodenski (b. 1894) while residing in the United States during the World War II period. Her outgoing correspondence written from Pennsylvania and Florida document the perspective of a Polish American during the wartime period. Her letters express explicit anti-Semitic views, distaste for Bolshevism, Nazism, the fate of Poland, the lack of Allied help given to Poland,...

Karl Stiehl Letter

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Identifier: SC 00056
Scope and Contents Letter, 1945 June 22, from Lt. Karl Stiehl, stationed at an unspecified location in Russia, to his wife, Irmtraud Stiehl, in Eutin, Germany. Stiehl thanks his wife for her letters and the newpapers she sent, and mentions that all he has been able to do since arriving at his post is "shooting and sleeping" though he also mentions that his troop finally managed to finish building a bunker. Says that they worked by night since that was the only time they could safely move around in an upright...

Tom Sunkiskis World War II Collection

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Identifier: MS 00109
Scope and Contents This artificial collection of World War II era correspondence spans 1935 and 1939-1945. The letters are primarily from soldiers serving in the US Armed Forces, but also a few letters written by American civilians living in the USA during this period. One folder contains 33 letters from various German soldiers, written to Marie Luise Matsko of Wiesbaden, Hesse, Germany (written in German). C collected by Tom Sunkiskis, this two-box collection contains correspondence from a variety of authors...

Wilkin Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. 39.1 W64
Scope and Contents More than 600 items from the period 1757 to 1922, with the bulk falling between 1780 and 1870.  Most items reference members of the Wilkin/Wilkins family of Shenandoah County, Virginia, particularly Godfrey, John, Philip, Benomi, and Benjamin Wilkin.  Other surnames include Gochenauer, Layman, Funkhauser, Koock, and Miller.  Most documents are financial or legal, such as receipts, promissory notes, account statements, and probate records.  There is some correspondence, as well as a few...

Wissler-Mayer Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2010.223
Scope and Contents

Papers, circa 1830s-1950s, of the Wissler, Mayer, and Erb families of Grottoes and Columbia Furnace, Virginia, and Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Included are photographs, an autograph album, a manuscript cookbook, receipts, two ledgers, a Bible and hymn book, a Wissler family record for the descendants of William Franklin Wissler and Elizabeth Mayer (m. 1890), and correspondence.

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Account books 2
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German Americans--Virginia 2
Manuscripts (document genre) 2
Notebooks 2
Pamphlets 2
Receipts (financial records) 2
Reports 2
Scrapbooks 2
Shenandoah County (Va.)--History 2
Shenandoah County (Va.)--History--19th century 2
World War, 1939-1945--European Front 2
African Americans--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Ambassadors--United States--20th century 1
American Red Cross--History--World War II period 1
Americans, abroad 1
Americans--Italy 1
Antisemitism 1
Autograph albums 1
Bible records 1
Brazil--Description and travel 1
Brazil--History--1930-1954 1
Brazil--Politics and government--1930-1954 1
Bulletins 1
Certificates 1
Civil rights--United States--History--20th century 1
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 1
College of William and Mary--History--20th century 1
Cookbooks 1
Education, Higher--Virginia--History 1
Emigration and immigration--19th century 1
Emigration and immigration--20th century 1
Episcopal Church--Virginia--Clergy--19th century 1
Episcopal Church--Virginia--Clergy--20th century 1
Episcopal Church--Virginia--History--19th century 1
European Economic Community 1
Fertilizers 1
Genealogy 1
German American literature--Publishing--Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.)--History 1
German Americans--History--19th century--Sources 1
Germans--Virginia 1
Germany--Economic conditions--1945-1955 1
Germany--History--Allied occupation, 1945- 1
Germany. Bundesnachrichtendienst--History 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 1
Indentures 1
Intelligence service--Germany--History 1
Interviews 1
Invoices 1
Italy--Social life and customs--1914-1945 1
Law--Study and teaching--Virginia--History 1
Ledgers (Accounting) 1
Legal documents 1
Lutheran Church--Virginia 1
Medals 1
Merchants--Virginia--History--18th century 1
Merchants--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Motion pictures (visual work) 1
National security--Germany--History 1
Nuremberg War Crime Trials, Nuremberg, Germany, 1946-1949 1
Pennsylvania--Genealogy 1
Pennsylvania--Lancaster County--History 1
Petitions 1
Poems 1
Poland--History--20th century 1
Printing--Virginia--History 1
Propaganda, German--History--20th century 1
Publishers and publishing--Virginia--History 1
Recipes 1
Reformed Church in the United States--History 1
Reformed German Church 1
Richmond (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Rockingham County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Rockingham County (Va.)--History--20th century 1
Shenandoah County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Shenandoah River Valley (Va. and W. Va.)--History 1
Soldiers--Germany--Correspondence 1
Sound Recordings 1
Speeches, addresses, etc. 1
United States--Commerce--Europe 1
United States--Foreign relations 1
United States. Foreign Service 1
Universities and Colleges--Virginia--Faculty 1
Video recordings 1
Virginia--Genealogy 1
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Virginia--Religious history 1
War crimes--Germany. 1
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century 1
World War, 1914-1918 1
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations 1
World War, 1939-1945--Germany 1
World War, 1939-1945--Medical and sanitary affairs. 1
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English 12
French 2
Hebrew 1
Portuguese 1
Spanish; Castilian 1
 
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College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 2
American Austrian Foundation 1
Atlantic Institute of Foreign Affairs 1
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
College of William and Mary. School of Education 1