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Martha Barksdale Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UA 6.004
Scope and Contents The papers include Martha Barksdale's diary for 1918-1919, recording her experiences as a member of the first class of women at William and Mary. The bulk of the collection consists of photographs that document student activities and women's sports at the college from her student years to her teaching career. The bulk of the photographs date from the 1920s-1940s.

Faculty Women's Caucus Records

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Identifier: 00/06/08/UA 36
Scope and Contents The collection of the Faculty Women's Caucus at the College of William and Mary includes correspondence from 1973-1996 related to women faculty salaries and tenure; maternity leave and childcare; EEO and Affirmative Action; women's athletics, dealing mostly with Title IX, both within the College of William and Mary and the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA); sexual harassment; campus security; the Women's Studies program; and discriminatory findings. Also included are salary...

Julia Seldon Grandy Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. 91 G76
Scope and Contents Includes manuscripts of poetry written by Julia Selden Grandy who lived in Norfolk, Va. and Baltimore, Md. as well as short stories by Grandy; translations by Grandy of French poetry written by Stephen Mallarme (1842-1898); diaries kept while in school in New York and on trips to Paris and London; published books by Grandy; and scrapbooks.  Includes a biography, poem and her obituary.

Sarah Hall Letter to Harriet Elvira Jones

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Identifier: SC 00519
Scope and Contents Letter from Sarah Hall, Oak Plane [Gloucester Courthouse, Virginia] to Harriet Elvira Jones, Union Mills, Fluvanna, Virginia about her trip to Gloucester County, Virginia to live with her new husband and about setting up housekeeping.  October 24, 1849.

Fairfax Harrison Papers

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 65 H25
Scope and Contents Papers, 1736-1945, of and collected by Fairfax Harrison. Papers collected include colonial era documents, deeds, surveys, the diary of Sally Fairfax (1771-1772), legal papers, a copy of the Dettingen Parish (Prince William County, Va.) vestry book which contains minutes, indentures, and other (1745-1802), and photostat copy of the letterbook (1801) of Col. John Tayloe of Mount Airy, Va. Fairfax Harrison's papers include his correspondence with individuals and institutions concerning his...

H.R. Zirkle Letter

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00088
Scope and Contents Letter from H. R. Zirkle in Goshen, Indiana to Mary and Becca Henkel in New Market, Virginia dated December 23, 1850.  In it Zirkle refers to being the girls' aunt and to their new baby cousin born within that year.  She writes of wanting to visit and of her happiness that the girls will not be married off early like other families they know.  The Henkel girls are related to the Henkel family of New Market, Virginia, and the Henkel Family Papers, 1783-1874, collection number Mss. 39.1 H 38.

King's Daughters. Kate Custis Circle (Williamsburg, Va.) Records

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 71 K61, 2008.134, 2010.330
Scope and Contents Mss. 71 K61 includes the records of the Kate Custis Circle of the King's Daughters of Williamsburg, Virginia: a printed history of the circle by Estelle H. Smith; minutes of the circle meetings; correspondence; newspaper clippings; photographs; minutes of state convention meetings; programs of state conventions; scrapbooks; and leaflet concerning Estelle H. Smith. Mss. Acc. 2008.134 (Box 5) includes journal records from 1913-1933. Mss. Acc. 2010.330 (Box 6) includes...

Kings' Daughters. Mollie Jones Circle  (Gloucester Co., Va.) Minute Book

 Collection
Identifier: SC 00603
Scope and Contents Minute book, 1920-21, of the Mollie Jones Circle of the King's Daughters, Gloucester County, Virginia.

League of Women Voters of the Williamsburg Area Records

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Identifier: 01/Mss. 76 L47. Mss. Acc. 1983.41, 1994.63A
Scope and Contents Records of the League of Women Voters of the Williamsburg Area (LWVWA). Includes minutes, agendas, correspondence, publications, reports, photographs, memorandums, newsletters, president's files, video recordings and newspaper clippings. Topics covered include among others arms control, national security issues and domestic legislation, information relating to lobbying, etc.

Nanny C. Waller Diary

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Identifier: Mss. MsV D15
Scope and Contents Diary of Nanny C. Waller, Williamsburg, Virginia, which includes religious writings, discussion of a cholera epidemic, and her family. It also contains copies of letters and accounts.

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Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.) 3
American Chemical Society 1
American Red Cross 1
Andros, Edmund, Sir, 1637-1714 1
Barksdale, Martha, 1900-1974 1
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Bernard Family 1
Brown, Coalter, and Tucker Family 1
Bryan, John Stewart, 1871-1944 1
Bushnell, David Ives, Jr., 1875-1941 1
Business and Professional Women's Club, Petersburg, Va 1
Carey family 1
Cary, Wilson Miles, 1838-1914 1
Chamings, Dorothy Thurza Louise, d. 1958 1
Culpeper family 1
Dettingen Parish (Prince William County, Va.) 1
Edwards, Maria Seawell, b. 1815? 1
Equal Suffrage League of Virginia 1
Faculty Women's Caucus 1
Fairfax, Sally, fl. 1771-1772 1
Fauquier, Francis, 1704?-1768 1
Ford, Worthington Chauncey, 1858-1941 1
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 1886-1953 1
Gordon, Elizabeth Gordon Biddle 1
Grandy, Julia Selden, 1903-1962 1
Harris family 1
Harrison, Fairfax, 1869-1938 1
Hipkins family 1
Hofheimer family 1
International Order of the King's Daughters and Sons 1
Kate Custis Circle (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
King's Daughters (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
League of Women Voters of the Williamsburg Area Records 1
Letters for Peace 1
Markova, Ida 1
Marshall, Marie 1
Moton, Elizabeth Harris 1
Nicholson, Francis, 1655-1728 1
Oxrieder, Julia W. 1
Peninsula News (Toano, Va.) 1
Perrin family 1
Riordan, Jane Robertson 1
Robb family 1
Robb-Bernard family 1
Royall, Sarah Spottswood, 1888-1983 1
Seawell, Molly Elliot, 1860-1916 1
See Family 1
Shipman, James C. 1
Shipman, Mary Minor Wills 1
Stanard, William G. 1
Tayloe, John, fl. 1801 1
Taylor, John, 1753-1824 1
Tompkins, Sally Louisa, 1833-1916 1
Torrence, Clayton, 1884-1953 1
Tucker family 1
Tucker, St. George, 1752-1827 1
Tucker-Coleman Family 1
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935 1
United Nations Food and Agricultural Organization 1
Upton family 1
Virginia Gazette 1
Waller family 1
Will, Cornelia F. 1
Williamsburg Catholic Church (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Williamsburg Female Institute 1
Williamsburg Female Institute (Williamsburg, Va.) 1
Woman's National Christian Temperance Union 1
Zirkle, Helena 1
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