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Scottish Coalition USA Archives, 1980-2011

Scottish Coalition USA Archives, 1980-2011
Mss. 1.13
0.55 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
The Scottish Coalition USA Archives is a collection of ephemera, publications and records of the eight Scottish Heritage organizations. The 8 groups are:  Association of Saint Andrew's Societies; The American-Scottish Foundation; The Caledonian Foundation, USA; Scottish Heritage, USA; International Association of Tartan Studies; The Living Legacy of Scotland, Inc. and The Association of Scottish Games and Festivals.  This collection is ongoing.
Arranged into series with Series 1 for framed 1998 Proclamation, Series 2 for the Scottish Coalition and the remaining series given to each of the eight Scottish Heritage organizations when material is received.
Association of Scottish Games and Festivals (1980-present)
Scottish Coalition
Scottish Tartans Authority
St. Andrew's Society of Williamsburg, Virginia
Scottish American fraternal organizations
Scottish Americans--Societies, etc

Detailed Description

Full Finding Aid/Box List

Administrative Information

08/20/2009. Additions are being made to this collection on an ongoing basis. Some accessions comprise materials collected from several different groups, so the same accession number may be found in different series.
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: Gifts..

Acc. 2008.195 is a gift of G.A. Hamilton, secretary of the Association of Scottish Games and Festivals.  Includes gift of 4 books by Duncan A. Bruce.

Acc. 2009.365 is a gift of of Byron A. Adams, 105 Willoughby Dr., Williamsburg, VA 23185, received on 8/20/2009.

Related Materials
CDs from this collection have been moved to the Manuscripts Audiovisual Collection.
Preferred Citation
Scottish Coalition USA Archives, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Finding Aid Revisions:
Series renumbered in 2015 by Anne Johnson.
Collection Material Type:
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