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Laura Polanyi Striker Papers on Captain John Smith

Title
Laura Polanyi Striker Papers on Captain John Smith
ID
MS 00067
Extent
2.0
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Scope and Contents
Research notes and writings of Laura Polanyi Striker on Captain John Smith. Papers include correspondence, publications, news clippings, and photographs pertaining to her research and writings.  Striker wrote extensively on Captain John Smith's Hungarian adventures, including an English translation of the Life of John Smith, English Soldier, (17th Century publication) by Henry Wharton.
Creators
Striker, Laura Polanyi
Subjects
Virginia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Languages
English
Hungarian
Latin

Administrative Information

Acquired
09/15/2016.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Richards, Jean.
Donation on behalf of the Laura Polanyi Striker Family, Aug, 2016.
Preferred Citation
Laura Polanyi Striker Papers on Captain John Smith, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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