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Matthew Davenport's Plan of Princess Anne Port

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00100
Content Description Map created August 11, 1774 of a plan for Princess Anne Port in Williamsburg, VA. Davenport includes property owned in the surrounding areas of the plan, explanations and condition notes, and gives a scale of the drawing in feet and English chains. The plan is also signed by John Blair, Mayor of Williamsburg and John Dixon, Peter Scott, and Ben Powell. Because of the poor condition of this plan, this item is not served to the public. Researchers must use a digitized copy.

Louis W. Luedkte Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00197
Scope and Contents This collections contains original drawings, maps, and other material by technical illustrator Louis W. Luedtke. The bulk of the collection contains drawings related to Colonial Williamsburg buildings, interiors, holiday decorations.

Included with this collection is biographical information relating to Loius Luedtke including his childhood, articles relating to his work, and photographs of him and his family.

Sanborn Insurance Atlas, Williamsburg, Virginia

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. Acc. 2006.39 and 2007.100
Scope and Contents 2006.39

Sanborn Insurance Atlas of Williamsburg.  Transferred to Rare Books and filed as:  G 1294 .W5 G495.

2007.100

Images of Sanborn Insurance Atlas of Williamsburg.  Transferred to Audio-Visual Collection.

9 large maps, June, 1960 in mapcase 55 drawer 13.

Williamsburg Documentary Project Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 00/05/UA 351
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of material collected and created by the Williamsburg Documentary Project. The Williamsburg Documentary Project conducts oral history interviews and builds physical and digital archives, as well as other activities, through which it interprets Williamsburg’s recent past. This collection includes publications, news clippings, interviews, and planning documents about Merchant's Square, New Town, food, immigration, as well as events related to the controversy...

Williamsburg (Va.) Area Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 01/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 materials...