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Historical Pageant of Colonial Jamestown, Williamsburg, Yorktown, Inc. Records

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00624
Scope and Contents

Plans, correspondence, pictures of a proposed historical pageant planned by the "Historical Pageant of Colonial Jamestown, Williamsburg and Yorktown, Inc." in 1939.  The pageant never happened.  Correspondence with Clark Robinson of New York, President  General of the SAR, and others.  Includes prospectus which explains the object of the pageant.  Pageant script called "Symphonic, Out-door Play, Depicting the Colonial Days of Jamestown and Yorktown, Virginia" by John C. Temple.  Copies.

Will Molineux Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00042
Scope and Contents

Williamsburg, Virginia items given by Will Molineux, mostly via the Williamsburg Historic Records Association.  Some items are personal papers (newspaper articles, etc.) of Will Molineux.  The photograph collection covers the entire Williamsburg area, including James City County and York County.  Subjects include people, places, buildings, events, Colonial Williamsburg, William and Mary and many more.

Peacock Hill Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2013.116
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, newsclippings, research notes, and other material related to the attempt to classify the Peacock Hill neighborhood of Williamsburg, Virginia a historic landmark. Also included are maps of the neighborhood as well as a copy of the signed petition for Colonial Williamsburg to build townhomes that compliment, not replace, the homes in the Peacock Hill neighborhood. Most of the material is from 1982.

Sanborn Insurance Atlas, Williamsburg, Virginia Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2006.039, 2007.100, 2021.047
Scope and Contents

Consists of materials related to the Sanborn Insurance Atlas of Williamsburg (Rare Book-Double Folio G 1294 .W5 G495), which had beeen originally accessioned as 2006.039 before being transfered to the Rare Book collection.

Acc. 2007.100 consists of 2 DVDs with images from the Atlas (located in the Mss. Audio-Visual Collection.)

Acc. 2021.047 consists of 9 color reprodctions depicting maps dated June, 1960 in mapcase 55 drawer 13.

Williamsburg (Va.) Area Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 1.09
Scope and Contents This collection covers the Greater Williamsburg Area, including Williamsburg, Yorktown, Jamestown, James City County, York County and other nearby communities. It includes gifts and purchases whose contents are ephemeral in nature and not well-suited as stand-alone collections.  The items are usually transient documents of everyday life and can include menus, flyers, advertisements, and programs but can also be postcards, games, ticket stubs, and the like. The majority of...

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Clippings (information artifacts) 2
Jamestown (Va.)--History--20th century 2
Jamestown Festival (1957) 2
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Reports 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--Drama 2
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Williamsburg (Va.)--Social life and customs 2
Yorktown (Va.) 2
Agricultural exhibitions--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
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Announcements 1
Baptist Church--Virginia--History 1
Broadsides 1
Bumper Stickers 1
Buttons (information artifacts) 1
Calendars 1
Charles City County (Va.)--History--20th century 1
Church bulletins 1
College of William and Mary--Presidents 1
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation--History 1
Correspondence 1
Eastern State Hospital (Va.)--History 1
Editorials 1
Education--Virginia--Williamsburg--19th century 1
Fliers (printed matter) 1
Greeting cards 1
Historic buildings--Conservation and restoration--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Invitations 1
Isle of Wight County (Va.)--History--20th century 1
James City County (Va.)--History--20th century 1
Jamestown (Va.)--History--Drama 1
Jamestown 350th Anniversary 1
Journals (periodicals) 1
Letters (correspondence) 1
Matthew Whaley School (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Menus 1
Methodist Church--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Microfilms 1
Newspapers 1
Obituaries 1
Occasion for the Arts 1
Pamphlets 1
Postcards 1
Postcards--Virginia 1
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Prospectus 1
Public libraries--Cultural programs 1
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Restaurants--Virginia--Williamsburg 1
Signs (declaratory or advertising artifacts) 1
Smithfield (Va.)--History--20th century 1
Speeches 1
Theater 1
Transportation--Virginia 1
Virginia--Maps 1
Virginia--Politics and Government--19th century 1
Williamsburg (Va.)--City Council 1
Williamsburg (Va.)--Civic league 1
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Williamsburg (Va.)--History--21st century 1
Williamsburg (Va.)--Library 1
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Williamsburg (Va.)--Post Office 1
Williamsburg (Va.)--Restoration 1
Williamsburg (Va.). 300th Anniversary Commission 1
Yorktown (Va.)--History--20th century 1
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Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 3
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 2
Board of Supervisors of James City County (Va.) 1
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Busch Gardens (Williamsburg, Va.) 1