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Lady Nancy Astor Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00631
Scope and Contents

18 Letters and notes, 1927-1956, from Nancy Astor, London, Taplow, and Plymouth, England, to Lilly Harrison Hill Smith Bradbury in Upperville, Virginia. Collection includes two photos of Nancy Astor, not originating with the correspondence. Lilly Harrison Hill Smith Bradbury and Nancy Astor were childhood friends.

Cynthia Barlowe and Raymond Kimbrough Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1993.29
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1909-1966, relating to institutions in Williamsburg, Virginia including William and Mary, Matthew Whaley School and Bruton Parish Church collected by Cynthia Barlowe and Raymond Kimbrough.

Blizzard Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00006
Scope and Contents The collection contains correspondence, photographs and other material related to three Franklin, West Virginia brothers who served in the United States military during World War II. The bulk of the collection consists of nearly 200 letters of outgoing correspondence penned by three brothers, Arlie, Arthur, and W. Russell Blizzard to their mother and sisters in Franklin, West Virginia. Some of the topics discussed in the correspondence include army training, work, Arlie's visit to Japan and...

Brown, Coalter, Tucker Papers (III)

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Identifier: Mss. 65 B8555
Scope and Contents

Papers and correspondence of three generations of the Brown Family of Virginia:  Frances (Fanny) Bland Coalter Brown and her husband, Henry Peronneau Brown (1838-1888),  J. Thompson and Cassie Tucker Brown (1890-1920) and Frances Bland Brown and Fleming Sanders (1921-1964).

Lane Carlson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00004
Scope and Contents Papers, 1937-1972, of Colonel Bonnie "Lane" Carlson, originally from Scotts Bluff, Nebraska. Colonel Lane Carlson was one of the first five female colonels in the United States Army. Primarily includes letters written to and from her parents throughout her life, beginning with her time at Sullins College in Bristol, Virginia, various military bases, postwar Japan and West Germany. Some of the topics discussed in the letters include base life during the war, the experience of a commissioned...

Charles Edward Gary, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: MS 00017
Scope and Contents These papers contain correspondence, photographs, business papers, artifacts, certificates, and other materials related to Charles Edward Gary, Jr. Mr. Gary was a prominent African American business owner in Williamsburg, operating for decades the West End Valet Shop off Prince George Street. The collection comprises business ledgers and other West End Valet Shop records over several years, as well as legal documents pertaining to the Valet Shop and Gary family estates such as leases and...

Dodge Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2008.31
Scope and Contents The bulk of this collection (1942-1947) chronicles three generations of the Dodge and Hill families. The collection consists largely of correspondence and photographs documenting the Dodge and Hill families and colleagues of Henry Haskins Dodge at the Lincoln Chiropractic College of Indianapolis, Ind. The letters exchanged among Henry Haskins Dodge’s classmates suggest some of the effects of World War II on the home front including military draft and deferment, relocation, and war...

Stanley Farnum Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.085
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, photos, and certificate of completion for Stanley Farnum while he was a student of the Army Specialized Training Program held at the College of William and Mary from 1943-1944. The correspondence is made up of Mr. Farnum's letters home to his parents about the Training Program and his experiences there. The photographs are of Stanley Farnum, his wife, and other cadets outside their barracks on campus.

Elizabeth Feldhusen Papers

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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...

Armand J. Galfo Papers

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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...

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Correspondence 29
World War, 1939-1945 18
Clippings (information artifacts) 8
Scrapbooks 8
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Pamphlets 7
Certificates 6
College of William and Mary--History--20th century 6
Diaries 6
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century 6
World War, 1939-1945--Pacific Area 6
Matthew Whaley School (Williamsburg, Va.) 5
Programs 5
Williamsburg (Va.)--Photographs 5
World War, 1939-1945--European Front 5
World War, 1939-1945--Medical and sanitary affairs. 5
World War, 1939-1945--Women--United States 5
Agendas (administrative records) 4
Legal documents 4
Reports 4
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations 4
Account books 3
American Red Cross--History--World War II period 3
Booklets 3
Broadsides 3
Financial records 3
Manuscripts (document genre) 3
Newspapers 3
Notebooks 3
World War, 1914-1918 3
World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons 3
World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners of War 3
African Americans--Virginia--Williamsburg 2
Books 2
Business records 2
College of William and Mary--History--19th century 2
College of William and Mary--Students 2
Deeds 2
Education--Virginia--Williamsburg--20th century 2
Minutes 2
Newsletters 2
Oral histories 2
Poems 2
Receipts (financial records) 2
Speeches 2
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
United States--Women--History 2
Universities and Colleges--Virginia--Faculty 2
Virginia--Genealogy 2
Virginia--Governors 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--Library 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--Social life and customs 2
Women--Diaries 2
World War, 1939-1945--United States 2
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Personal narratives 2
World War, 1939-1945--Veterans--United States 2
Yearbooks 2
Accomack County (Va.)--History 1
Accounts 1
Advertising cards 1
African American women--Education 1
African Americans 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Alabama--History--19th century 1
Albemarle County (Va.)--History 1
Ambassadors--United States--20th century 1
Amelia County (Va.)--History 1
Americans, abroad 1
Americans--Italy 1
Amherst County (Va.)--History 1
Anti-slavery movements 1
Army Specialized Training Program 1
Artifacts 1
Audiocassettes 1
Augusta County (Va.)--History 1
Baptist Church--Virginia--History 1
Baptists--United States--Clergy 1
Battleships--United States--History 1
Bedford County (Va.)--History 1
Bedford County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
Berkeley County (W.Va.)--History 1
Bible records 1
Birth certificates 1
Blind Women--Travel 1
Botetourt County (Va.)--History 1
Brazil--Description and travel 1
Brazil--History--1930-1954 1
Brazil--Politics and government--1930-1954 1
Brunswick County (Va.)--History 1
Buckingham County (Va.)--History 1
Buttons (fasteners) 1
Campbell County (Va.)--History 1
Canada--Description and travel 1
Caroline County (Va.)--History 1
Caroline County (Va.)--History--18th century 1
Caroline County (Va.)--History--19th century 1
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Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 5
College of William and Mary. School of Education 3
American Red Cross 2
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 2
College of William and Mary. 2
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Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 2
United Service Organizations (U.S.) 2
American Association of University Women 1
American Austrian Foundation 1
American Chemical Society 1
Astor, Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor, Viscountess, 1879-1964 1
Atlantic Institute of Foreign Affairs 1
Barlowe, Cynthia Beverly Tucker Kimbrough 1
Bennett, Henry Eastman, 1873-1941 1
Bernard Family 1
Blankenship family 1
Blizzard, Arlie Raymond (1909-1966) 1
Blizzard, Arthur Roy (1918-1992) 1
Blizzard, William Russell (1912-2000) 1
Bradbury, Lilly Harrison Hill Smith 1
Braxton family 1
Bright, Robert Southall, 1872-1947 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Cassie Dallas Tucker 1
Brown, Coalter, and Tucker Family 1
Brown, Frances Bland Coalter, 1835-1894 1
Brown, Henry Peronneau, 1883-1942 1
Brown, John Thompson, 1861-1921 1
Brown, John Willcox, 1886- 1
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Bundles for Britain, Inc 1
Burke, Arleigh A., 1901-1996 1
Camp Peary (Va.) 1
Carlson, Lane, 1919-2010 1
Christy, Irene T. 1
Coalter family 1
Coleman family 1
Coleman, Mary Haldane Begg, 1875-1967 1
Cosmos Club (Washington, D.C.) 1
Crozer Theological Seminary 1
Dalton, John N 1
Dodge Family 1
Dodge family 1
Dodge, Anna 1
Dodge, Emiliy 1
Dodge, Emily 1
Dodge, Emily Katherine 1
Dodge, Henry Haskins 1
Dodge, Henry Haskins, 1922-2005 1
Dodge, Henry Stacey 1
Education--North Carolina 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Fairbanks, Douglas, 1909- 1
Feldhusen, Elizabeth 1
Galer, Allen 1
Galfo, Armand J., 1926- 1
Galfo, Mary 1
Gary, Charles Edward Jr. , 1907-2001 1
Gary, Zelda DeBerry 1
Godson, Susan H. (Godson, Susan Hall), d. 2013 1
Godwin, Mills Edwin 1914-1999 1
Graves, Obelia "Bee" 1
Graves, Thomas Ashley, Jr 1
Guy family 1
Guy family. 1
Guy, Gladys Elizabeth Bennett 1
Guy, William George 1
Hall, John Lesslie, Jr., 1891-1978 1
Hill family 1
Hill, Dr. P. L 1
Hipkins family 1
Improved Benevolent Protective Order of Elks of the World 1
Jean Monnet Foundation 1
John L. Hall (Ship) 1
Keller, Helen, 1880-1968 1
Kimbrough, Janet C 1
Kimbrough, Janet C. (Janet Coleman) 1
Kimbrough, Raymond, 1889-1993 1
King, Ernest Joseph, 1878-1956 1
Lake Placid (N.Y.) Council on Foreign Policy 1
Lowance, Carter, 1910- 1
Marshall, George C. (George Catlett), 1880-1959 1
Memphis Medical College, Memphis, Tenn 1
Millington family 1
Millington, John, 1779-1868 1
Monnet, Jean, 1888-1979 1
Nadel, Murray, 1918-1997 1
Nimitz, Chester W., 1885-1966 1
North Atlantic Treaty Organization 1
Nott, Edward (Governor) 1
Offer, August R., Jr. 1
Patton, George S. (George Smith), 1885-1945 1
Presslor, Maude M., 1898-1972 1
Pugh family 1
Pugh, Thomas E., 1917-2006 1
Raymond, Albert W. 1
Rembert, John Patrick, 1907-1976 1
Rembert, Sarah 1
Reunions 1
Rickert, Carl A. 1
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