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King William III and Queen Mary II Papers, 1689-1710

Title
King William III and Queen Mary II Papers, 1689-1710
ID
Mss. 75s W67
Extent
2.0 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
This collection contains items relating to King William III of England (1650-1702) and his wife Queen Mary II (1662-1694) spanning 1689 to 1710. There is also research material, dated 1986-1988, relating to King William III and Queen Mary II. The collection consists of three letters of appointment to office, a commission (written in Latin), a warrant for payment of services, and a manuscript volume of public revenues and expenditures during the reigns of William III, Mary II, and Queen Anne (1665-1714). There are also letters written by King William III to Edmund Andros and Francis Nicholson, asking for their support of the College of William and Mary. Finally, there is a scroll which has the financial accounts of Lord High Admiral Russell with the government of King William III and Queen Mary II.
Creators
William III, King of England (1650-1702)
Mary II, Queen of England (1662-1694)
Subjects
Andros, Edmund, Sir, 1637-1714
Anne, Queen of Great Britain, 1665-1714
College of William and Mary--History--17th century
College of William and Mary--History--18th century
Finances
Great Britain--History
History of the College
Mary II, Queen of England, 1662-1694
Nicholson, Francis, 1655-1728
William III, King of England, 1650-1702
Genres
Account books
Correspondence
Languages
English
Latin

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Manuscripts and Rare Books Librarian, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library. 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
The materials in 75s W67 were donated in batches to W&M Special Collections between 1953 and 1975 by Edwin E. Willoughby, Martha E. Stehley, Russell A. Stewart, H. C. Hofheimer, and Mary T. Stanford. Acc. 1983.116 acquired 07/1977; Acc. 1984.009 acquired 01/19/1984; Acc. 1985.081 acquired 12/12/1985; Acc. 2008.75 received 8/2008 from Prof. Robert Maccubbin; Acc. 2009.033, gift of John Stewart Bryan, was received on 4/1/1936.
Related Materials

See also the Thomas G. and Louise Rowe Pullen Collection (Mss. 65 P96), Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.Acc.

1983.116: A photocopy of this letter is also available in the Subject File under Finances -- 1693.

Acc. 1984.009: A photocopy of this letter is also available in the Subject File under Finances -- 1694.

Preferred Citation
King William III and Queen Mary II Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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