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Helen Jones Campbell Papers, 1936-1973

Title
Helen Jones Campbell Papers, 1936-1973
ID
Mss. 91 C15
Extent
7.0 Boxes
Scope and Contents
Papers; 1936-1973; of author and Yorktown, Va. resident Helen J. Campbell (1894-1979). Includes photographs, notes, correspondence, clippings, photostats, and manuscript versions of short stories, essays, articles, and books. Her papers concern Yorktown and York County, Va., such as Yorktown National Park, Coleman Bridge, Bruton Parish, the Syms & Eaton School, and other local interest topics. Material also relates to Abraham Lincoln's assassination surrounding Mary E. J. Surratt, John H. Surratt, the Surratt family of Maryland, William H. Steward, Edwin M. Stanton, Andrew Johnson, and other connected to the Surratt family.
Other URL
http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/91_C15_Campbell__Helen_J.pdf
Arrangement
Arranged by subject, in most instances original order was maintained.
Creators
Campbell, Helen Jones (1894-1979)
Subjects
Bruton Parish Church (Williamsburg, Va.)
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Surratt family
Syms & Eaton School
Williamsburg (Va.)--History--20th century
York County (Va.)--History
Yorktown (Va.)--History--20th century
Yorktown Monument (Yorktown, Va.)
Genres
Correspondence
Manuscripts (document genre)
Notebooks
Photographs
Photostats
Languages
English

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Administrative Information

Acquired
08/16/1989.
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: Mrs. Janet Alley.
Gift
Preferred Citation
Helen Jones Campbell Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
Other Note
A PDF document of this inventory is available online.
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