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Senior Seminar Collection

Identifier: UA 55
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 66 student papers submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements of the Economic Seminar for senior Economics concentrators as well as papers submitted for Business 428 (thesis).

Lewis Cohen profile study

Identifier: SC 01786
Content Description A 17 x 11 inch signed print of a profile study done by Lewis Cohen for a sculpture of James Blair. The statue was commissioned by William & Mary for the 300th anniversary of the university. The original sketch was drawn in 1992. This particular print was given as a gift by the Muscarelle Museum of Art to its Patron members, Board of Directors, and major donors during a Thank-You Event on May 5, 2006. The event took place in connection with the exhibition "Lewis Cohen: Five...

Office of the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences Records

Identifier: 00/02/01/UA 22
Scope and Contents Acc. 1979.037: Records of W. Melville Jones, 1954-1967. This accession contains ten boxes of subject files arranged alphabetically. The inventory for this accession is available in the box list section of this finding aid. Acc. 1979.038: Records of James Wilkinson Miller, 1940s. This accession contains faculty inactive files and office files. Part of  the correspondence was removed to Acc. 1979.037. Acc. 1982.070: Office files, 1961-1979. This accession includes...

Hampton Roads-Peninsula War Studies Committee Records

Identifier: UA 40
Scope and Contents

The Hampton Roads-Peninsula War Studies Committee collection includes business case studies; records of expenditures; general correspondence; and correspondence and publications of Dr. Charles E. Marsh.

Office of the University Registrar

Identifier: UA 50
Scope and Contents Portions of this collection are stored off-site. An advanced notice of at least 72 hours is required for use. Major portions of this collection are restricted by Federal law under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) . Acc. 1979.50: Office files of H.L. Bridges, 1913-1916, 1920-1923. Acc. 1989.128: This accession contains reports of enrollment figures (1950-1987); survey of earned...

Spotswood Hunnicutt Jones Papers

Identifier: Mss. 80 J72
Scope and Contents Papers, 1951-1976, of Spotswood Hunnicutt Jones concerning the state-commissioned elementary school textbook, "Virginia: History, Government, Geography" (New York: Scribner, 1957), which Hunnicutt Jones co-authored. Used in 7th-grade instruction, this textbook aided in the dissemination of the pro-Confederacy "Lost Cause" ideology. Includes correspondence with Earl Gregg Swem, Francis Butler Simkins and others, as well as typescripts, revisions and galley proofs....

Lloyd H. and Ruth Elizabeth Williams Papers

Identifier: Mss. Acc. 1998.21-2007.66-2015.146
Scope and Contents Mss. Acc. 1998.21: Papers, (bulk 1947-1959), of Lloyd Haynes Williams, photographer and journalist. The largest part of the collection is financial in nature. Includes newspaper clippings concerning Williams, including an obituary and editorial at his death. Includes papers of Mrs. E. E. Goodrich. Also includes notes on sailing, shipbuilding, fishing, oystering and crab industries. There are many notes concerning piracy and a manuscript by Williams called "Blackbeard's Account."...

Office of the Bursar Records

Identifier: UA 72
Scope and Contents The records of the Office of the Bursar are some of the earliest and most comprehensive records of the College of William and Mary from the 18th century surviving to the present day.  Of particular note are various references to individuals enslaved by the College as well as to the Brafferton Indian School.  The collection includes Bursar's reports, financial statements, statements of rents due to the College, accounts with individuals, lists of tenants, receipts and expenditures, revenues...

Benjamin Stoddert Ewell Papers

Identifier: Mss. 39.1 Ew3
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials dated 1784-1934. It includes correspondence, legal papers, and accounts, chiefly 1830-1892, of Benjamin S. Ewell, professor at the U.S. Military Academy, Hampden-Sydney College, Washington and Lee College, and the College of William and Mary (which he served as acting president, 1848-1849, and president, 1854-1888). Letters from Ewell during the Civil War when he was assistant adjutant-general to Gen. Joseph E. Johnston are included as well. Among the...

Graves of Sarah and James Blair, March 15, 1931

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 13
Identifier: id9982
Scope and Contents

Notes on inscriptions on the graves of James Blair and Sarah Harrison Blair; page from "Notable Trees of Virginia," Bulletin of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute 24 (March 15, 1931) illustrated with a photograph of the sycamore tree that separates the two graves; drawing of the tree and Mrs. Blair's damaged gravestone.


 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: id9962
Scope and Contents

Typewritten note with bibliographical references to three articles on Blair.

"Blair, James" in Dictionary of American Biography

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: id9961
Scope and Contents

Photostat of biographical sketch written by Dr. Earl Gregg Swem.

G. MacLarden Brydon, "James Blair, Commissary", June 1945

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: id9966
Scope and Contents

Historical Magazine of the Protestant Episcopal Church 14. Article and detached cover of journal.

Parke Rouse, Jr., "James Blair of Virginia", June 1974

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: id9968
Scope and Contents

Historical Magazine of the Protestant Episcopal Church 43, Article and detached cover of journal.

"James Blair, D. D.," in William B. Sprague, Annals of the American Pulpit, 1859

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: id9965
Scope and Contents

vol. 5 (New York: Robert Carter, 1859). Pages 7-14, containing biographical sketch of Blair, and also a biographical sketch of Hugh Jones, who was a professor of mathematics at the College of William and Mary as well as a clergyman. Typed transcription of Sprague's sketch of Blair.

Invoice for good made out to the Honorable John Blair Esquire, Debtor, brought from James Craig for £18.8.3; with the note stating above discounted out of an account owed to John Blair, Jr., signed by James Craig, 1764 January 28-1766 October 8

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Identifier: id120339
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letters, chiefly 1765-1817, of the Blair, Banister, Braxton, Horner, and Whiting families. Correspondents include John Blair (1732-1800), Anne (Blair) Banister and Mary (Blair) Braxton Burwell Prescott. Many of the letters are written by women.Subjects covered in the collection include the Baron de Botetourt, William Tryon, Martha Washington, dueling, social life and customs, marriage and courtship, medicine, the Richmond theater fire, slavery, War of 1812, the College of William...

Site Development Plan - James Blair Sculpture, 1992

Identifier: id78927
Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents Site Development Plan for the James Blair Sculpture at the College of William and Mary. Architect: E. Pease. Sheets: 1 . Dimensions: 23.875"x 36". Condition: Very good. Acc. 2010.657.

William and Mary Dedication of James Blair Statue Tape #2, October 21, 1993

Identifier: id200632
Scope and Contents

One Betacam videotape of William and Mary Dedication of James Blair Statue in 1993. Tape #2.

Other documents (copies)

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id9973
Scope and Contents Photostats relating to James Blair joining the University of Edinburgh Library. Photostat of the title page of the book which Blair presented to the Edinburgh Library on becoming a member of it; photostat of Blair's signature on joining the Edinburgh University Library; photostat of the agreement he signed. Copy of Blair's commission as commissary. Photocopy of commission, transcription of commission, translation of commission from Latin, bibliographic citations. A Vindication of Sr. Edmond...

James Blair Portraits, 1968

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: id9980
Scope and Contents

Inventory of portraits of James Blair owned by the college, completed in 1968; notes miniature owned by Virginia Historical Society; photostat of silhouette; copy of published reproduction of college-owned portrait.

James Blair of Virginia - Photographs, 1971

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: id66227
Scope and Contents Photographs of portraits, buildings, etc. taken in preparation of his biography of James Blair, James Blair of Virginia (MacMillan, 1971). Photographs include 1) James Blair (5 photographs of portraits) 2) John Blair 3) Edmund Jenings 4) Sir Harlottle Grimston 5) Edward Stillingfleet, Bishop of Worcester 6) Thomas Tenison, Archbishop of Canterbury 7) Edmund Gibson, Bishop of London 8) William Wake, Chancellor of the College 9) Thomas Bray 10) Sarah Harrison Blair 11) Robert Boyle 12) Gilbert...

St. George Tucker (1752-1827), Williamsburg, Virginia to James Blair, Williamsburg, Virginia, 1772 September 20

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: id219982
Scope and Contents To give information requested in letter of 16th. Must recall conversation with Mrs. Eustace two days after Miss Anne Blair's return from Baltimore. Mrs. Eustace disapproved of daughter's (Kitty (Eustace) Blair) conduct. He informed Miss Blair. In conversation with Doctor Campbell, Doctor Blair had reported himself satisfied. Mrs. Blair's answer to letter of mother was "If a reunion does not take place it is not my fault." Mrs. Eustace judged Doctor Blair reconciled and satisfied. Self is...

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