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Tyler Family Papers, Group B, 1868-1951

Tyler Family Papers, Group B, 1868-1951
Mss. 65 T97 Group B
28.5 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1868-1951, of Lyon Gardiner Tyler, his wives Anne Baker Tucker Tyler and Sue Ruffin Tyler and his descendants. Includes personal correspondence and correspondence relating to American Historical Association, Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities, Colonial Williamsburg, Cooperative Education Commission of Virginia, Equal Suffrage League of Virginia, Jamestown Exposition, New York Southern Society, Sons of the Revolution, Virginia Board of Education, Virginia Historical Society, Virginia Mechanics Institute, Wakefield National Memorial Association, Yorktown Sesquicentennial, and Virginia State Library Board; manuscript volumes of poetry; and scrapbooks of newspaper clippings.

The PDF versions of this inventory must be viewed in sections:

Group B part A: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/Tyler_Family_Group_b_part_a.pdf

Group B part B: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/Tyler_Family_Group_b_part_b.pdf

Group B part C: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/findingaids/Tyler_Family_Group_b_part_c.pdf

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Tyler, Lyon Gardiner (1853-1935)
Tyler Family
American Historical Association
Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities
College of William and Mary. Office of the President
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Equal Suffrage League of Virginia
Jamestown Exposition (1907)
Jamestown Ter-centennial Exposition (1907)
New York Southern Society
Tyler, Anne Baker Tucker, 1860-1921
Tyler, Sue Ruffin
Universities and Colleges--Virginia--Faculty
Virginia Historical Society
Virginia House of Delegates
Wakefield National Memorial Association
Yorktown (Va.)--History--Siege, 1781--Centennial celebrations, etc
Account books
Manuscripts (document genre)

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Collection is open to all researchers. Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Manuscripts and Rare Books Librarian, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library. 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.
Acquisition Note
W&M Special Collections Research Center began acquiring and collecting Tyler family papers in 1922 and the collection has grown considerably since. The vast majority of this collection was donated by generous family and friends of the Tyler family between 1922 and 2002, with the bulk of the collection being donated to in 1949 by Mrs. Sue Ruffin Tyler and in 1955 by the children of Lyon G. Tyler. Some materials in this collection were purchased by W&M Special Collections Research Center. Acc. 1984.50 was received on 11/28/1984. Acc. 1985.07 was purchased and received on 3/6/1985. Acc. 1988.31 was received on 8/19/1988. Acc. 1989.05 was received on 2/7/1989.
Related Materials
See also Tyler Family Papers, Groups A, C-H, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary; Lyon Gardiner Tyler Papers (Acc. No. 1980.123), University Archives, Swem Library, College of William and Mary, and Lyon Gardiner Tyler Papers, President's Office Papers, Acc. No. 1984.19, University Archives, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Preferred Citation
Tyler Family Papers, Group B, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
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