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College of William and Mary--Students

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 382 Collections and/or Records:

Caspar M. McElfresh correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01818
Content Description

The collection contains one letter from Caspar M. McElfresh's located in Williamsburg, Virginia at William & Mary, to his sister, Ariana McElfresh in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The letter contains McElfresh’s opinions and experiences during his first year at William & Mary. He likes his fellow students, his professors and how they teach their classes. He also discusses his hopes to have his two rifles at a later date.

Dates: 1850 October 15

Men's and Women's Soccer Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 181.2
Scope and Contents The collection contains programs, newsletters, clippings, box scores, photographs, game footage and other material related to the College of William and Mary Men's and Women's Soccer teams from 1965 to 2022. Also included are clippings, photographs, and articles about local soccer camps and tournaments that were held at William and Mary. A majority of the material in the collection, including the long run of "soccer scrapbooks," pertains mainly to the Men's team between the years of 1965 and...
Dates: 1965-2022

Meridian Coffeehouse Records, 1996-[ongoing]

 Collection
Identifier: UA 7.056
Scope and Contents Fliers and logbooks from the student-run Meridian Coffeehouse at William & Mary.  The fliers advertise events such as music shows, jam sessions, poetry readings, holiday parties, discussion groups, film screenings, creative performances, dance parties, and other events.  Some specialized events include John Waters Eve, Divination Night, Alice in Wonderland Night, Body Painting and Drum Circle, the opportunity to star in "Greg's Greasy Lust Movie," fundraiser concerts, and "Infoshop"...
Dates: 1996-[ongoing]

Elizabeth A. Meyer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.094
Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, photographs, and publications collected by Beth Meyer, a member of the class of 1958 at William & Mary. The bulk of the material dates from when Ms. Meyer was a student from 1955-1958. Included are copies of various issues of the Flat Hat, Alumni Gazette, and programs from productions of the William & Mary Theatre. The photographs mostly consist of different reunions of the class of 1958 from over the years.

Dates: 1955-1983; Majority of material found in 1955-1958

Department of Military Science Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 210
Scope and Contents

This collection includes invitations, material about the Queen's Guard and ROTC, and other publications from the Department of Military Science and other military-related bodies at the College of William and Mary. The collection also includes material related to the Student Army Training Corps stationed on campus during World War I, activities of other units during World War II, and the US Coast Guard Auxiliary.

Dates: 1918-2011

John E. Molnar Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.103
Scope and Contents From the dealer's inventory: "Hardbound with gilt lettering measuring 8.5” x 11.25” 1. The History of The United States, A Series of Lectures in The College of William & Mary, by Ludwell H. Johnson, Ph.D. 1961-196 2. History 417-418  The British Empire, a course of lectures in the College of William & Mary, by Bruce T. McCully, Ph.D.  1962-1963 3. History 406  The United States, 1763-1815, by T.W. Tate, A course of lectures presented in...
Dates: 1960-1964

Gladys Monroe Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.084
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, news clippings, photographs, and programs from Gladys Monroe's years as a student at the College of William and Mary. Included in the collection is a speech given by Monroe about Grace Warren Landrum, former Dean of Women, at the dedication of Landrum Hall in 1959; programs from the William and Mary Dramatic Club from 1931 to 1933; photographs of Monroe, including a few with fellow theatre student Howard Scammon; news clippings about Ms. Monroe; and a...
Dates: 1929-1959; Majority of material found in 1930-1933

Louise Lightfoot Morriss Papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: UA 5.158
Scope and Contents This collection contains letters, financial records, and other material concerning Louise Lightfoot Morriss, class of 1935 from the College of William and Mary. Most of the letters written to Louise while she was at William and Mary were from a boyfriend at the United States Naval Academy, who signed all his letters "Add." There are also letters written to Mrs. G. L. Morriss, Louise's parents, at Mohawk Farm, their residence in Buckingham County, Virginia. Most of these letters concern...
Dates: 1911-1933; Majority of material found in 1927-1933

Mortar Board Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 7.013
Scope and Contents

The records of the Virginia Gamma Chapter the Mortar Board honor Society at the College of William and Mary include annual reports, correspondence, fliers and publications, as well as scrapbooks.

Dates: 1929-2014

Muscoe Garnett Hunter Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.239
Scope and Contents The collection includes two receipts signed by Mary M. Peachy, one of which was for boarding Hunter, and two additional receipts. There is an essay or oration written by Hunter about "figures of speech," which includes a note from his instructor (whose initials might be LAS or TAS) stating "The entire absence of corrections shows how well Mr. Hunter has performed his task." There is an additional essay or oration, which appears to be incomplete, about Marshal Ney. The same instructor...
Dates: 1817

Samuel Myers College Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.098
Scope and Contents

This collection is composed of the correspondence, a certificate, Myers' commencement remarks, and a list of books of College of William and Mary student Samuel Myers. The letters includes Myers' career plans, events in Williamsburg including a near-duel Myers was involved in, and other matters. Filed in same box as Mss. 95 M99 Samuel Myers Papers as folder 2.

Dates: 1808-1812

National Institute of American History and Democracy (NIAHD) Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 262
Scope and Contents

This collection contains fliers and booklets from the National Institute of American History and Democracy (NIAHD) at The College of William and Mary.  The collection includes a booklet for a Summer Program in Early American History for High School Juniors and Seniors conducted by The College of William and Mary.

Dates: 2002-2006

Elizabeth Archer Barnard Nickels Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.126
Scope and Contents The papers of Elizabeth Archer Barnard Nickels include scrapbooks, correspondence, invitations, publications, course work, and other material from her student life. Much of the material is from her time as a student at the College of William and Mary from 1937 through 1939. This covers the range of typical student activities from classes to football games to student government and other organizations. There is also some earlier material from Hopewell High School and the State Teacher's...
Dates: 1929-1953 (bulk 1929-1935); Majority of material found in 1929-1935

Paul W. Norton Scrapbook, 1927-1931

 Collection — Box 1, Volume: 1
Identifier: UA 5.092
Scope and Contents

The scrapbook of William & Mary student Paul W. Norton includes photographs, routine correspondence from the college, news clippings, programs, dance cards, and other materials related to Notron's time at W&M. The photographs depict: students and student activities; campus buildings, including the Rogers Hall fire; athletics, including track and field, baseball, and football; Norton's fraternity Sigma Phi Epsilon.

Dates: 1927-1931

Nu Kappa Epsilon (Alpha Chapter) photographs

 Collection
Identifier: UA 425
Content Description

This collection consists of multiple photographs documenting the members and activities of the Nu Kappa Epsilon (Alpha Chapter) at William & Mary.Photographs include those of members of the sorority in the years 2015-2016 and are identical, whiloe others include 4x6 pictures of the members. The collection primarily consists of composite photographs of members.

Dates: 2001-2016

Office of Academic Advising records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 193
Scope and Contents

This collection includes printed materials including course selction guidebooks at William & Mary.

Dates: 1989-2002

Office of Admission Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 79
Scope and Contents Acc. 1982.007: Statistical Profile of Incoming Freshmen, 1976-1977. This accession includes the high school class rank, SAT scores, and achievement scores for every matriculating William and Mary freshman in September, 1976. Also included are statistical measurements of language proficiency and a list of students from this class who declared a foreign language concentration. Students are not identified. This information was compiled for statistical purposes only. Acc. 1985.011:...
Dates: 1861-2013

Office of First Year Experience records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 160
Scope and Contents

The collection currently includes publications created by the Office of First Year Experience for new students at William & Mary. Included are New Student Guides, Orientation Aide manuals, and orientation schedules.

Dates: 2015-2020

Office of the Dean of Men Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 105
Scope and Contents

Acc. 1979.039: Office files of Carson Barnes, 1968-1969. These include petitions and sorority initiation lists.

Acc. 1979.041: Office files of John E. Hocutt, 1945-1950.

Acc. 1979.046: Office files of William T. Hodges, 1928-1932.

The material that was formerly part of the University Archives Publications Collection is inventoried here and includes memos, reports, handbook, and other material.

Dates: 1928-1969

Office of the Executive Vice President. Carter O. Lowance Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 26
Scope and Contents This collection is stored off-site. A minimum 72 hours advanced notice if required for retrieval.Collection includes files created by Carter O. Lowance, while serving as Executive Vice President of William & Mary. The subjects of the collection include the Society of the Alumni, Board of Visitors, budgets, buildings and grounds, campus units (including Business Administration and VIMS), civil rights, commencement, the National Center for State Courts,...
Dates: 1961-1962, 1968-1974

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. (Alpha Delta Sigma Chapter) collection, 1964-2011

 Collection
Identifier: UA 7.060
Scope and Contents Artifacts and memorabilia kept by members of the Alpha Delta Sigma Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. at William & Mary. In addition to memorabilia and a flier from the first class of pledges, there are also fliers from attempts to organize a chapter in the early 1990s and a circa 1960s fraternity sweater worn by Justin Reid’s father when he was a student at what was then Virginia State College and is now Virginia State University. The collection also includes an autographed copy...
Dates: 1964-2011; Majority of material found within 2010-2011

James Onderdonk Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.152
Scope and Contents

Contains examination questions for courses taken at the College of William and Mary by James Onderdonk and other students. The exams cover courses taught in History, Sociology, English, Fine Arts, and Greek.

Dates: 1963-1968, undated

Orientation Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA 264
Scope and Contents

The bulk of this collection is made up of events calendars for Freshmen Orientation at The College of William and Mary.  Also included is the student handbook "On the Reservation" from 1960 and 1961.

Dates: 1938-2013; Majority of material found in 1960-1990

Margaret Fisher Overman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 5.095
Scope and Contents

This collection contains class notes, tickets to choir concerts and football games, and a copy of a national Kappa Delta publication collected by Margaret Fisher while she was a student at the College of William and Mary from 1960 to 1964.

Dates: 1955-1964; Majority of material found in 1960-1963

Hildagarde Pabst Letters

 Collection — Box Small Collections Box 118
Identifier: SC 01730
Content Description

Twelve letters with envelopes, a total of 26 pages. All the letters are addressed to Hilda or Hildagarde Pabst. Five of the letters were sent to her while she was at William and Mary, the others were to addresses around Richmond. The bulk of the letters are signed "Frank." One is signed "Mille," and her father Dr. Rudolph Pabst sent the rest from a hospital in Philadelphia.

Dates: 1926-1927