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Alumni Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 80
Scope and Contents

The records of the Alumni Association of the College of William and Mary include office files, material from select Executive Secretaries, meeting minutes, publications, correspondence, and other material documenting the activities of the William & Mary Alumni Association as well as the College of William & Mary's history and alumni more generally.

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.

Philip L. Barbour Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. 89 Bar 23
Scope and Contents Papers, 1935-1980, of historian and scholar Philip Lemont Barbour (1898-1980), including research notes for his historical writings on the settlement of North America. Most articles, clippings and notes concern those people associated with Captain John Smith, a leader of the Jamestown settlement in Virginia. Notes were also used in the audio production, "The Jamestown Saga; the Founding of the American Colony in the Words of the Colonists," written by Philip L. Barbour and Nigel...

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)

 Collection
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).

Carl M. Bunker Letters

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01010
Scope and Contents

Letters, 1944-1945, written by Carl M. Bunker, a private in the US Army during World War II, to his parents in Dayton, Ohio.  For more detailed description provided by the seller, click on the Finding Aid link below.

Cyril Buzek, Sr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 00077
Scope and Contents 154 letters, 2 postcards, and a photograph, 1945–1946.  The letters are from Cyril Buzek to his parents and sisters in Lane City, Texas.  Buzek came to Camp Peary, near Williamsburg, Virginia, in January 1945 for basic training in the Navy.  After short stints in Norfolk and Newport News, he was sent to Panama in July 1945, where he was posted at various sites.  The nearly continuous stream of letters ended in late December 1945, but there were two additional ones from Panama written in May...

Carl Holmberg Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01113
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a single letter, written immediately after the announcement of the surrender of Germany by a mother in Connecticut to her son, Private First Class Carl Holmberg, who had been wounded. The letter discusses the arrival of V-E Day, the continuing fighting in the Pacific, and advice to not continue serving.

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...

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Correspondence 53
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Photographs 35
Letters (correspondence) 29
World War, 1939-1945--Pacific Area 15
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College of William and Mary--History--20th century 13
Clippings (information artifacts) 11
Scrapbooks 11
World War, 1939-1945--European Front 10
Diaries 9
Pamphlets 9
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century 9
Certificates 7
Reports 7
World War, 1914-1918 7
World War, 1939-1945--Medical and sanitary affairs. 7
World War, 1939-1945--United States 7
Agendas (administrative records) 5
Legal documents 5
Matthew Whaley School (Williamsburg, Va.) 5
Programs 5
Publications 5
United States. Navy--History--20th century 5
United States. Navy--History--World War, 1939-1945 5
Williamsburg (Va.)--Photographs 5
World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations 5
World War, 1939-1945--Women--United States 5
Booklets 4
Financial records 4
Manuscripts (document genre) 4
Minutes 4
Notebooks 4
Printed ephemera 4
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 4
Universities and Colleges--Virginia--Faculty 4
World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners of War 4
Account books 3
American Red Cross--History--World War II period 3
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Maps 3
Newspapers 3
Postcards 3
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Speeches 3
Williamsburg (Va.)--History 3
Williamsburg (Va.)--Social life and customs 3
World War, 1939-1945--Prisoners and prisons 3
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African Americans--Virginia--Williamsburg 2
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Campbell County (Va.)--History 2
Chaplains, Military--United States--20th century 2
College of William and Mary--Students 2
Education--Virginia--Williamsburg--20th century 2
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Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 2
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Philippines--History 2
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Surveys (documents) 2
Typescripts 2
United States--History--War of 1812 2
United States--Women--History 2
United States. Marine Corps 2
United States. Navy 2
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 2
Virginia--Genealogy 2
Virginia--Governors 2
Virginia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--City Council 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--World War, 1939-1945 2
Williamsburg (Va.)--Library 2
Women college students 2
Women--Diaries 2
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Personal narratives 2
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Scrapbooks 2
World War, 1939-1945--Veterans--United States 2
Yearbooks 2
York County (Va.)--History--20th century 2
Accomack County (Va.)--History 1
Accounts 1
Advertising cards 1
African American women--Education 1
African Americans--History--20th century 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History--18th century 1
Agriculture--Virginia--History--19th century 1
Alabama--History--19th century 1
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Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 6
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation 4
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae 3
College of William and Mary. School of Education 3
United Service Organizations (U.S.) 3
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American Red Cross 2
Camp Peary (Va.) 2
Coleman family 2
Coleman, Mary Haldane Begg, 1875-1967 2
College of William and Mary. 2
College of William and Mary. Board of Visitors 2
Kimbrough, Janet C. (Janet Coleman) 2
Tucker family 2
United States. Army. 2
Alumni Band Organization. 1
American Association of University Women 1
American Austrian Foundation 1
American Chemical Society 1
Army Officer Candidate School No. 1 (Fargo, N.D.) 1
Astor, Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor, Viscountess, 1879-1964 1
Atlantic Institute of Foreign Affairs 1
Barksdale, Martha, 1900-1974 1
Barlowe, Cynthia Beverly Tucker Kimbrough 1
Begg family 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
Bryan, John Stewart, 1871-1944 1
Bundles for Britain, Inc 1
Bunker, Carl M. 1
Burke, Arleigh A., 1901-1996 1
Buzek, Cyril, Sr., 1922-1958 1
Carlson, Lane, 1919-2010 1
Chandler, Alvin Duke, 1902-1987 1
Chandler, J. A. C. (Julian Alvin Carroll), 1872-1934 1
Cheesebrew, Fern 1
Chipman family 1
Chipman, Harold W., 1923-2008 1
Christy, Irene T. 1
Clark, Barbara 1
Coalter family 1
College of William and Mary 1
College of William and Mary. Dept. of Sociology 1
College of William and Mary. Swem Library 1
Collins, Benjamin D. 1
Collins, Gertha Sykes 1
Colonial National Historical Park (Va.) 1
Conner, Ralph L., November 18, 1923 to April 15, 2001. 1
Cosmos Club (Washington, D.C.) 1
Cox, Theodore Sullivan, 1894-1947 1
Crozer Theological Seminary 1
Cunningham, H.R. 1
Curtin, Robert L. 1
Dalton, John N 1
Dansby, James 1
Davison, Alida Wilson 1
Dawson, Agnes Balloch Bready 1
Dawson, William, Jr., 1885-1972 1
Dept. of Sociology 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
Eastern State Hospital (Va.) 1
Education--North Carolina 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Fairbanks, Douglas, 1909- 1
Feldhusen, Elizabeth 1
Fiske, Deborah 1
Fiske, Robert F. 1
Flickinger, B. Floyd, 1905-1992 1
Fund for William and Mary 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
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