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W. Melville Jones Photographs of Williamsburg (Va.), 1934-1936

W. Melville Jones Photographs of Williamsburg (Va.), 1934-1936
Mss. Acc. 2007.64
0.01 Cubic Feet
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4 photographs and 1 letter
Scope and Contents

Three photographs of two homes in Williamsburg, Virginia where W. Melville Jones lived during 1934 and 1936.  The two houses were rented to The College of William and Mary faculty.

One house is a two story building which was beside the Theta House, but is now a vacant lot and the second house was near the  intersection of North Boundary and Richmond Road and is now a park/garden. 

One photograph of a car at an auto repair shop which is where the Blue Talon is in 2009.  Part of the building was used by the Virginia Gazette.

Includes letter of explanation from W. Melville Jones.

Jones, W. Melville (1901-1992)
Williamsburg Historic Records Association (Williamsburg, Va.)
College of William and Mary--Buildings
College of William and Mary--Faculty and Staff
Faculty housing
Williamsburg (Va.)--Buildings, structures, etc
Williamsburg (Va.)--Photographs
Letters (correspondence)

Administrative Information

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Acquisition Note
 Source: W. Melville Jones.
Gift via the Williamsburg Historic Records Association.
Preferred Citation
W. Melville Jones Photographs of Williamsburg (Va.), Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary
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