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Emily Harrell Lynch Papers, 1938-1946

Emily Harrell Lynch Papers, 1938-1946
UA 5.040
0.4 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of twenty-seven photographs and four newspaper clippings all belonging to Emily Harrell Lynch, College of William and Mary class of 1942. Typical student activities are documented including sports such as football and Homecoming Parades, May Day, Christmas, initiations, College buildings, and other typical college activities. Box 1 contains the newspaper clippings and box 2 contains the photographs.

Acc. 2012.337 includes a photograph of Lynch, Dorothy Griffin, Frances Poarch, and Harriet Murray, a copy of "Outline of the History of Mathematics" and a mathematics test, and printed material relating to Lynch's graduation in 1942.

Lynch, Emily Harrell
Athletics--Indian Symbolism
Buildings and Grounds--Barrett Hall
Buildings and Grounds--Chandler Hall
Buildings and Grounds--Trinkle Hall
Buildings and Grounds--Washington Hall
Christmas Activities
College of William and Mary. Dept. of Mathematics
Griffin, Dorothy Virginia
Jones, Mary Coleman (Molly)
Mathematics--Study and Teaching
May Day
Murray, Harriett Elizabeth
Poarche, Frances Elizabeth
Student Initiation

Administrative Information

This 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.
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: Gift of Emily Harrell Lynch.
Acc. 1990.056 was received on 7/27/1990
Related Materials

One gray, green, and gold duc cap, circa 1938, is housed and described in the University Archives Artifact Collection.

See various subject files under Athletics--Indian Symbolism and Athletics--Football in the University Archives Subject File Collection.

1908 and 1909 Colonial Echoes and 1941 Course Catalog transferred to the education collection.

Preferred Citation
Emily Harrell Lynch Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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