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Tillar-Pope Families Collection, 1841-1933 (bulk 1928-1933)

Tillar-Pope Families Collection, 1841-1933 (bulk 1928-1933)
MS 00074
1.0 Linear Foot
Scope and Contents
The collection includes items which belonged to Vernon Tillar (W&M Class of 1932) and the Pope Family. Included in the collection is an early 20th century photograph of the Kappa Alpha House (Alumni House) and Tillar's wallet. The wallet's contents include his W&M student activity card, his YMCA cards and receipts, and his Medical College of Virginia receipts. Also included is an unidentified mercantile ledger account book from Drewrysville, Va. that was also used as a clippings scrapbook, a Pope Family Bible, and an agreement between A. P. Pope and The Virginian-Pilot Publishing Company.
Montgomery, Mason Tillar
College of William and Mary--Alumni and alumnae
College of William and Mary--History--20th century
College of William and Mary--Students
Kappa Alpha Order. Alpha Zeta Chapter (College of William and Mary)
Pope Family
Tillar Family

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

The 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.
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Acquisition Note
 Source: Mason Tillar Montgomery (Grandson of Vernon Tillar).
Gift, 2016.149
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