Papers pertaining to the Hamilton Family of Norge, James City County, Virginia and related families. Among the formats included are diaries, scrapbooks, correspondence, Norge High School records, church records, photographs, slides, CD-Roms, certificates, financial records, a Langley Air Force base photo album, and news clippings and ephemera.
Collection has been dividied into four series: Series 1: Personal Papers of Frances H. Hamilton; Series 2: Norge History; Series 3: Personal Papers of James K. Anderson; Series 4: Rosina Bowers Papers.
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.
Source: Lynn Geddy.. Gift.
Mss. Acc. 1994.49 Frances H. Hamilton Collection. Videocassettes and CDs from this collection have been moved to the Manuscripts Audiovisual Collection.
Hamilton Family Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Finding Aid Revisions:
Accessioned by Ute Schechter in April 2009. Processed in July-August 2009 by Terry Noziglia, SCRC Staff and Patricia Sanabria, SCRC Staff, in the 2010-2011 school year. Inventory incomplete as of May 2010. Acc. 2011.518 added by Benjamin Bromley, Public Services Archives Specialist, in August 2011. Acc. 2011.520 arranged and described by Mark Mulligan, SCRC Staff, in September-December 2013. Data entry clean-up by Zachary Woodward, SCRC Staff, in December 2013.