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College of William and Mary--Students

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 382 Collections and/or Records:

Evelyn V. Palmer Letter

Identifier: UA 5.123
Scope and Contents

Consists of one letter to College of William and Mary student Evelyn V. Palmer from her mother, who indicates she will travel to Williamsburg to sell goods in an effort to raise the funds her daughter requested. Mrs. Palmer also shares an update of events at the Palmer home in Suffolk, Virginia.

Dates: 1919 March 11

Association of Parents Records

Identifier: UA 266
Scope and Contents

This collection contains handbooks and newsletters geared toward parents of students at The College of William and Mary. Included in the collection are a set of Parents Handbooks from 1982 to 2000, and copies of the newsletter "Parents Perspective" from 1982 to 1998.

Dates: 1982-2000

Frederick Parker Essay

Identifier: UA 5.206
Scope and Contents

Frederick Parker's essay on Spartacus, written in 1899.

Dates: 1899

Laura Parrish Papers

Identifier: UA 5.036
Scope and Contents

This collection contains completed questionnaires sent to women who attended William and Mary between 1918 and 1945, keypunch cards recording the data, computer printouts, and a code book. This data was gathered by Laura Parrish for her thesis "When Mary Entered with her Brother William: Women Students at the College of William and Mary, 1918-1945" (M. A. Thesis, College of William and Mary, 1988).

Dates: 1982

Patrick Butler Collection

Identifier: UA 5.287
Scope and Contents The collection includes ephemeral items related to Butlers time as a student at William & Mary, as well as a couple of newsletters published post-graduation. Included in the collection are notices received during his freshman year regarding the school's automobile policy, a letter sent to parents of freshmen males from the Dean of Men, an outline of academic requirements, and "Welcome to William and Mary" sent by the Dean of Students. There are also notices regarding tickets for William...
Dates: 1963-1979

V. Ruth Paul Papers

Identifier: UA 5.205
Scope and Contents

This collection contains two items: Ruth Paul's Certificate of Membership for the United Service Organizations, naming her a junior hostess of the York County, Virginia U. S. O. Committee as part of the YWCA and her William & Mary G. S. O. (Girls Service Organization) Unit Application.

Dates: circa 1943-1944

Jack Peet Script

Identifier: UA 5.213
Scope and Contents

Script for "Shut Up, and Eat Your Fish or Martial Bliss of Sempronius Smythe," written by Jack Peet. The play was performed by the William & Mary Theatre from March 17-18, 1964.

Dates: 1963-1964

Pen and Ink Sketch by Fred Eilers

Identifier: UA 5.232
Scope and Contents

Pen and ink sketch of a naked Native American male spear fishing. The image was produced for the 1930 issue of the Colonial Echo (see page 123).

Dates: 1930

Amelia Jastrebski Perkins and Charles S. Perkins, Jr. Papers

Identifier: MS 00278
Scope and Contents

Amelia "Jeb" Jastrebski's W&M College Scrapbook, 1936-1940

"Scraps" by Charles S. Perkins, Jr., 1937-1939 - assorted ticket stubs, playbills, etc.

"The War Years" scrapbook by Charles S. Perkins, Jr., 1944-1945 - primarily WWII memorabilia with some post-war work-related correspondence

File of related clipppings, photos, etc.

Dates: 1936-1945

Peter Eppes Permission to Board Off-Campus

Identifier: UA 5.250
Scope and Contents

This item was written by Edmund Wilkins, guardian of William & Mary student Peter Eppes, to the faculty of the university, giving his permission for Eppes to board off-campus.

Dates: 1832 October 28

Phi Alpha Theta Petition

Identifier: UA 150
Scope and Contents

Petition from eleven history students and the Department of History at William & Mary to the national office of Phi Alpha Theta (honor society for history), seeking recognition as a chapter. Recognition was granted and the individuals were inducted.

Dates: 1961 March 16

Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Chapter Records

Identifier: 00/05/02/UA 7.002
Scope and Contents

The records of the Alpha Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa at the College of William and Mary include minutes, business records, addresses and speeches, poems, correspondence, publications, membership cards, and other records.

Dates: 1776-2013; Majority of material found in 1888-1955

Phi Delta Gamma Certificate

Identifier: UA 7.079
Scope and Contents

Certificate authorizing the establishment of the William & Mary chapter of the national professional forensic order of Phi Delta Gamma, 1924 June 7.

Dates: 1924 June 7

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia (Nu Sigma Chapter) records

Identifier: UA 424
Content Description

The records contain photographs of members of the Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia fraternity Nu Sigma Chapter at William & Mary. Photographs primarily document members of the fraternity.

Dates: 2002-2017

Phi Mu, Gamma Alpha Chapter Records

Identifier: UA 7.054
Scope and Contents

This collection contains news clippings, fliers, and composite photographs from the sorority Phi Mu, Gamma Alpha chapter at the College of William and Mary. The fliers consist of announcements of various events held by the sorority, and the composite photographs of Phi Mu members are from 1956 and 1958.

Dates: 1956-2009; Majority of material found in 1975-2000

Clayton B. Phillips English Paper

Identifier: UA 5.214
Scope and Contents

The collection contains Clayton B. Phillips' English 131 paper, "The College Library."

Dates: 1925 April 7

Lavinia Phillips Papers

Identifier: 00/05/UA 5.149
Scope and Contents Contains newsclippings, correspondence, tickets, scrapbook, and other material related to the planning of the three Fehr-Well Fest reunions for the William and Mary Choir in 1974, 1983, and 2005. The Fehr-Well Fest reunions were created in celebration of Carl "Pappy" Fehr, director of the William and Mary Choir from 1945-1974. The scrapbook was created by Lavinia Phillips, class of 1959, and features newsclippings about the reunions, events scheduled during the reunions, and publications...
Dates: 1974-2005

Philomathean Literary Society Records

Identifier: UA 7.004
Scope and Contents

This collection contains minutes, constitutions and by-laws, official correspondence, treasurer's books, financial records, library records, and copies of the society's literary magazine.

Dates: 1874-1938

Photographs of William & Mary Graduates

Identifier: UA 8.006
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of headshot photographs of William & Mary graduates from 1944-1950 (accession 1979.53).

Dates: 1944-1950

Pi Lambda Phi Records

Identifier: UA 7.020
Scope and Contents

This collection contains minutes of the Psi Chapter of Pi Lambda Phi, from its first meeting in June of 1929 through December 1979.

Dates: 1929-1979

Pi Sigma Alpha, Eta Rho Chapter Records

Identifier: UA 7.061
Scope and Contents

Contains induction ceremony programs and a membership roster for the Eta Rho Chapter of Pi Sigma Alpha, the National Political Science Honor Fraternity at the College of William and Mary.

Dates: 1993-2001

Powhatan Robertson Journal

Identifier: UA 5.236
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a journal kept by Robertson while a student at William & Mary in 1816. He mentions engaging in social activities within town, places within town such as the "Old Capitol," and sometimes refers to lectures. He frequently writes about women.

A transcription of this journal was published in the William & Mary Quarterly, Vol. 11, No. 1 (Jan.,1931), pp. 61-68. A typed transcription is included with the original.

Dates: 1816

Office of the President. Thomas Roderick Dew Records

Identifier: UA 2.05
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence from Dew as well as an account book.Note, dated October 16, 1837, written by Dew to Judge Abel P. Upshur, concerning the granting of credit to students by merchants. The note is handwritten on a printed Resolution by the Board of Visitors, adopted July, 1836.Letter, dated October 18, 1837, written by Dew to William H. Harrison, principal of the Academy at the Wigwam in Amelia, Virginia, and defends the institution of slavery in...
Dates: 1833-1852

Presidential Scholars Program Records

Identifier: UA 275
Scope and Contents

This collection contains fliers and newsletters describing the Presidential Scholars Program at The College of William and Mary. The Presidential Scholars Program is co-ordinated by the Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, who designates Presidential Scholars from among the top applicants to the College on the advice of the Faculty's Committee on Honors and Experimental Programs.

Dates: 1982-1989

John Morris Presson Photograph Album, 1910-1916

Identifier: UA 5.057
Scope and Contents Photograph album, circa 1910-1916, of John Morris Presson (W&M Class of 1916).  The album contains photographs of William & Mary's campus,  the Virginia Peninsula, and the Blue Ridge Mountains. Included are pictures of President Woodrow Wilson's 1916 visit to campus, the Lord Botetourt statue, male students, the 1916 championship baseball team, Coach Dexter Draper, Bob Newton, as well as campus buildings, including various fraternity houses and the old gymnasium. The...
Dates: 1910-1916