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Library Development Office - addition

Identifier: RG-12

Content Description

This addition to RG 12 University Library includes clippings, university and student magazines about student life, faculty, alumni and UVA athletics, promotional cards and event ephemera about UVA and Special Collections exhibits and dinners, and a file on "Wednesdays in Mississippi" movement with a recording on CD of Dorothy Height at the University of Virginia, and a VHS tape of a Local PBS station's story on Lewis and Clark. The magazines include The Virginia Spectator, Crust Magazine, Libel Magazine, and UVA Athletic News.


  • Creation: c. 1946-2016

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.


.6 Cubic Feet (1 letter-sized document box and 1 half letter document box)

1 Cassettes (1 VHS )

.7 Gigabytes (1 CD-R)

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Series 1. UVA publications about student life, faculty, alumni and athletics; Series 2. UVA Library invitations to events and photographs; Series 3. Wednesdays in Mississippi and Dorothy Height.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was transferred from Sara Lee Barnes in the Library Development Office to the Small Special Collections Library at the University of Virginia Library on 21 June 2019.

Related Materials

MSS 12241 also has materials related to Wednesdays in Mississippi.


Appointments must be made in advance to use media formats such as LPs, audiotapes, videotapes, films, CDs, and DVDs held by Special Collections. In most cases, materials must be reformatted before they can be accessed, sometimes at the researcher’s expense. Access cannot be guaranteed unless prior arrangements have been made.

Please use our via our online Reference Request form,, to ask for further information or to schedule access to audio-visual materials. A link to the form can be found under External Documents in this record.

Library Development Office - addition
Ellen Welch
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Repository Details

Part of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library Repository

Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
P.O. Box 400110
University of Virginia
Charlottesville Virginia 22904-4110 United States