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Williamsburg Players Records, 1956-2004

Title
Williamsburg Players Records, 1956-2004
ID
Mss. 91 W67 and 1995.11
Extent
8.0 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of correspondence, financial and legal documents, receipts, meeting minutes, photographs, newspaper articles, slides, as well as other material of the Williamsburg Players.

Mss. 91 W67    Twelve scrapbooks of publicity, photographs, newsclippings, and programs, from its founding in 1956 to 1987.

Mss. Acc. 1995.11    Programs, newsletters, minutes, news clippings, play reading committee material, correspondence regarding grants, photographs and drawings of stage arrangement.

One folder of ephemera from various sources added to Box 7.  1967-2004.

Creators
Williamsburg Players (1956-)
Subjects
Community theater
Legal documents
Williamsburg (Va.)--History
Williamsburg Players (Williamsburg, Va.)
Genres
Account books
Broadsides
Correspondence
Financial records
Minutes
Photographs
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
07/28/1987.
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: Willliamsburg Players via Arthur Barnes.
Gifts in 1987, 1988, 1993 and 1995.
Preferred Citation
Williamsburg Players Records, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Finding Aid Revisions:

Updated by Anne Johnson in 2010.

Stage plans and posters added to oversize in 2011 by Anne Johnson.

One folder of ephemera from the Williamsburg Ephemera Collection transferred to Box 7 in 2015 by Anne Johnson.

Collection Material Type:
Records
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