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Office of the President. Lyon Gardiner Tyler Records, 1888-1935

Office of the President. Lyon Gardiner Tyler Records, 1888-1935
UA 2.07
6.4 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Acc. 1980.123: One box containing biographical material; engravings; lectures; addresses; publications; an article about the Gardiner Manor in New York; Tyler's application for the William and Mary presidency; testimonials; a calling card; correspondence, including a letter to Mrs. Alex S. Porter (circa 1917), possibly referring to Bound Volume no. 13.

Acc. 1984.019: This accession is composed of fifteen boxes of Tyler's correspondence and other material as President and President Emeritus of the College of William and Mary. This group of material is available on microfilm in the library microforms collection on the ground floor of Swem Library. See call number LD6051 .W517 1888 T9, reels 1-8.

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Arranged by accession.
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner (1853-1935)
Office of the President (1693-)
Buildings and Grounds
Coeducation--United States--History--20th century.
College of William and Mary--Alumni and Alumnae.
College of William and Mary--History--19th century.
College of William and Mary--History--20th century.
College of William and Mary. Board of Visitors
Education, Higher--Virginia--History.
History of the College--Reconstruction efforts after the war
Hughes, Robert M. (Robert Morton), b. 1855
Jamestown (Va.)--History.
Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935
Universities and Colleges--Finance
Universities and Colleges--Virginia--Faculty
Engravings (Prints)
Manuscripts (document genre)

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Administrative Information

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.
Access Notes
When available, microfilm, photocopies, digital surrogates, or other reproductions must be used in place of original documents. This is the case with Acc. 1984.019.
Acquisition Note
Acc. 1980.123 acquired 09/15/1980; Acc. 1984.019 acquired 03/05/1984
Related Materials
UA 15: University Archives Bound Volumes, Volume 13.
Preferred Citation
Office of the President, Lyon Gardiner Tyler Records, Special Collections Research Center, Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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