Earl Gregg Swem Library at the College of William and Mary

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<h3> Contact Information  </h3>
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<p><b>E-mail:</b><span class="fck_mw_ref" _fck_mw_customtag="true" _fck_mw_tagname="ref" name="contact">[https://swem.wm.edu/research/ask-us Contact Us] at Earl Gregg Swem Library] (accessed 29 October 2012).</span> <a href="mailto:sweref@wm.edu">sweref@wm.edu</a><br>
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</p><p><b>Address:</b><span class="fck_mw_ref" _fck_mw_customtag="true" _fck_mw_tagname="ref">[https://swem.wm.edu/about/contact-us/mailing-physical-addresses Mailing Address] at Earl Gregg Swem Library] (accessed 29 October 2012)</span>
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<dl><dd>Earl Gregg Swem Library<br>
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</dd><dd>College of William &amp; Mary
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</dd><dd>400 Landrum Drive
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</dd><dd>Williamsburg, VA 23185<br><br>
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<p><b>Telephone:</b><span class="fck_mw_ref" _fck_mw_customtag="true" _fck_mw_tagname="ref" name="contact" /> &#160;757-221-3067; Chat swemrefdesk<br>
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</p><p><b>Hours and holidays:</b><span class="fck_mw_ref" _fck_mw_customtag="true" _fck_mw_tagname="ref">[https://swem.wm.edu/about-swem/hours Hours] at Earl Gregg Swem Library] (accessed 29 October 2012).</span> &#160;
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<dl><dd>Mondays-Thursdays: 8 a.m.-2 a.m.
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<p>Visit <a href="https://swem.wm.edu/about-swem/hours">Hours page</a> to see upcoming Holiday schedule.<br>
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</p><p><b>Directions, maps, and public transportation:</b>
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<ul><li><a href="https://swem.wm.edu/locationmap">Directions using Google Maps</a><br>
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</li><li><a href="https://swem.wm.edu/locationmap/visitor-parking">Visitor Parking</a> and where parking permits can be purchased at.
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</li><li><a href="https://swem.wm.edu/locationmap/disability-parking">Disability Parking</a> information.
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</li><li><a href="http://www.wm.edu/about/visiting/campusmap/index.php">Campus Map</a>
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</li><li><a href="http://www.wm.edu/about/visiting/directions/index.php">Maps &amp; Detailed Directions to Campus</a> Campus Map; Williamsburg Area Map; By Air or Train; Driving Directions; Off-Campus parking; Free college parking; Parking pass information.
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</li></ul>
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<p><b>Internet sites and databases:</b> <br>
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<ul><li>[guides.swem.wm.edu/genealogy Genealogy Resources at SWEM]
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</li><li><a href="https://swem.wm.edu/">Home</a>. About SWEM; Research; Services; News &amp; Events; Exhibits &amp; Programs; Giving; Catalog; News; Exhibits.
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</li><li><a href="https://swem.wm.edu/research/search-catalog">Search the Library Catalog</a> Gives description of either searching by the New or Classic Catalog. Search for books, movies, articles, archives, website.
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</li><li><a href="https://swem.wm.edu/research/special-collections">Special Collections</a>. Manuscripts, major historical repository, books &amp; periodicals.
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</li><li><a href="https://swem.wm.edu/databases/by-subject/16">History Databases</a> Many newspaper databases;
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</li><li>[Genealogical resources on New York and New England from the New England Historic Genealogical Society.
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<h3> Collection Description  </h3>
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<p>{<i>Please briefly <b>describe the strengths and weaknesses</b> of each collection for genealogists (about two or three sentences for smaller collections).<span class="fck_mw_ref" _fck_mw_customtag="true" _fck_mw_tagname="ref">Source 2.</span> For example, explain the collection size, who (which ethnic, political, or religious groups) are covered, dates covered, jurisdictions covered, record types available, significant indexes, and any noteworthy record loss or gaps.<span class="fck_mw_ref" _fck_mw_customtag="true" _fck_mw_tagname="ref">Source 3.</span></i>}
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<h3> Tips  </h3>
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<ul><li>The section of the SWEM library for genealogical research is officially called the Mary and Dennis Rebman Virginia Genealogy Resource Center.<br>
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</li><li>Fill out this online form to schedule a <a href="https://swem.wm.edu/forms/research-assistance-appointment">Research Assistance Appointment</a>.
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</li></ul>
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<h3> Guides  </h3>
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<ul><li>[guides.swem.wm.edu/genealogy Subject Guide] for Genealogy Rresources at SWEM.  Getting Started; Finding Books; Key Guides; Census Records; Ships' Passenger Lists; Vital Records; Will and Probate Records; Local History; Churches, Funeral Homes, Cemeteries; Newspapers; Periodicals &amp; Indexes; Other Repositories; Web Links.
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</li><li><a href="http://guides.swem.wm.edu/">Research Guides</a>  Genealogy; History.<br>
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</li></ul>
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<p>{<i>&#160;<b>List</b> (link to a Wiki article for) <b>at least one or more other repositories</b> that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.</i>}
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</p><p>If you cannot visit or find a source at the <i><b>{{PAGENAME}}</b></i>, a similar source may be available at one of the following.
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<ul><li>Alternate Repository <i>{create link for each, and give line or two describing collection}</i><br>
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=== Contact Information  ===
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<a href="Category:United_States_Repositories">{{PAGENAME}}</a> <a href="Category:James_City_County,_Virginia">{{PAGENAME}}</a> <a href="Category:Virginia">{{PAGENAME}}</a>
 
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'''E-mail:'''<ref name="contact">[https://swem.wm.edu/research/ask-us Contact Us] at Earl Gregg Swem Library] (accessed 29 October 2012).</ref> [mailto:sweref@wm.edu sweref@wm.edu]<br>
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'''Address:'''<ref>[https://swem.wm.edu/about/contact-us/mailing-physical-addresses Mailing Address] at Earl Gregg Swem Library] (accessed 29 October 2012)</ref>
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:Earl Gregg Swem Library<br>
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:College of William &amp; Mary
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:400 Landrum Drive
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:Williamsburg, VA 23185<br><br>
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'''Telephone:'''<ref name="contact" /> &nbsp;757-221-3067; Chat swemrefdesk<br>
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'''Hours and holidays:'''<ref>[https://swem.wm.edu/about-swem/hours Hours] at Earl Gregg Swem Library] (accessed 29 October 2012).</ref> &nbsp;
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:Mondays-Thursdays: 8 a.m.-2 a.m.
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:Fridays: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
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:Saturdays: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
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:Sundays: 10 a.m.-2 a.m.<br>
+
 
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Visit [https://swem.wm.edu/about-swem/hours Hours page] to see upcoming Holiday schedule.<br>
+
 
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'''Directions, maps, and public transportation:'''
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*[https://swem.wm.edu/locationmap Directions using Google Maps]<br>
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*[https://swem.wm.edu/locationmap/visitor-parking Visitor Parking] and where parking permits can be purchased at.
+
*[https://swem.wm.edu/locationmap/disability-parking Disability Parking] information.
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*[http://www.wm.edu/about/visiting/campusmap/index.php Campus Map]
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*[http://www.wm.edu/about/visiting/directions/index.php Maps &amp; Detailed Directions to Campus] Campus Map; Williamsburg Area Map; By Air or Train; Driving Directions; Off-Campus parking; Free college parking; Parking pass information.
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'''Internet sites and databases:''' <br>
+
 
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*[guides.swem.wm.edu/genealogy Genealogy Resources at SWEM]
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*[https://swem.wm.edu/ Home]. About SWEM; Research; Services; News &amp; Events; Exhibits &amp; Programs; Giving; Catalog; News; Exhibits.
+
*[https://swem.wm.edu/research/search-catalog Search the Library Catalog] Gives description of either searching by the New or Classic Catalog. Search for books, movies, articles, archives, website.
+
*[https://swem.wm.edu/research/special-collections Special Collections]. Manuscripts, major historical repository, books & periodicals.
+
*[https://swem.wm.edu/databases/by-subject/16 History Databases] Many newspaper databases;
+
*[Genealogical resources on New York and New England from the New England Historic Genealogical Society.
+
 
+
 
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=== Collection Description  ===
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{''Please briefly '''describe the strengths and weaknesses''' of each collection for genealogists (about two or three sentences for smaller collections).<ref>Source 2.</ref> For example, explain the collection size, who (which ethnic, political, or religious groups) are covered, dates covered, jurisdictions covered, record types available, significant indexes, and any noteworthy record loss or gaps.<ref>Source 3.</ref>''}
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=== Tips  ===
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*The section of the SWEM library for genealogical research is officially called the Mary and Dennis Rebman Virginia Genealogy Resource Center.<br>
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*Fill out this online form to schedule a [https://swem.wm.edu/forms/research-assistance-appointment Research Assistance Appointment].
+
 
+
=== Guides  ===
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*[guides.swem.wm.edu/genealogy Subject Guide] for Genealogy Rresources at SWEM.  Getting Started; Finding Books; Key Guides; Census Records; Ships' Passenger Lists; Vital Records; Will and Probate Records; Local History; Churches, Funeral Homes, Cemeteries; Newspapers; Periodicals & Indexes; Other Repositories; Web Links.
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*[http://guides.swem.wm.edu/ Research Guides]  Genealogy; History.<br>
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=== Alternate Repositories  ===
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{''&nbsp;'''List''' (link to a Wiki article for) '''at least one or more other repositories''' that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.''}
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If you cannot visit or find a source at the '''''{{PAGENAME}}''''', a similar source may be available at one of the following.
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'''''Overlapping Collections'''''<br>
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*Alternate Repository ''{create link for each, and give line or two describing collection}''<br>
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*<br>
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'''''Similar Collections'''''<br>
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*<br>
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*<br>
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'''''Neighboring Collections'''''<br>
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*<br>
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=== Sources  ===
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{{reflist}}
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|}
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{{Virginia|Virginia}}
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[[Category:United_States_Repositories|{{PAGENAME}}]] [[Category:James_City_County,_Virginia|{{PAGENAME}}]] [[Category:Virginia|{{PAGENAME}}]]
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Earl Gregg Swem Library at the College of William and Mary

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Contact Information

E-mail:Contact Us at Earl Gregg Swem Library] (accessed 29 October 2012). <a href="mailto:sweref@wm.edu">sweref@wm.edu</a>

Address:Mailing Address at Earl Gregg Swem Library] (accessed 29 October 2012)

Earl Gregg Swem Library
College of William & Mary
400 Landrum Drive
Williamsburg, VA 23185

Telephone:  757-221-3067; Chat swemrefdesk

Hours and holidays:Hours at Earl Gregg Swem Library] (accessed 29 October 2012).  

Mondays-Thursdays: 8 a.m.-2 a.m.
Fridays: 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Saturdays: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Sundays: 10 a.m.-2 a.m.

Visit <a href="https://swem.wm.edu/about-swem/hours">Hours page</a> to see upcoming Holiday schedule.

Directions, maps, and public transportation:

Internet sites and databases:


Collection Description

{Please briefly describe the strengths and weaknesses of each collection for genealogists (about two or three sentences for smaller collections).Source 2. For example, explain the collection size, who (which ethnic, political, or religious groups) are covered, dates covered, jurisdictions covered, record types available, significant indexes, and any noteworthy record loss or gaps.Source 3.}

Tips

  • The section of the SWEM library for genealogical research is officially called the Mary and Dennis Rebman Virginia Genealogy Resource Center.
  • Fill out this online form to schedule a <a href="https://swem.wm.edu/forms/research-assistance-appointment">Research Assistance Appointment</a>.

Guides

  • [guides.swem.wm.edu/genealogy Subject Guide] for Genealogy Rresources at SWEM. Getting Started; Finding Books; Key Guides; Census Records; Ships' Passenger Lists; Vital Records; Will and Probate Records; Local History; Churches, Funeral Homes, Cemeteries; Newspapers; Periodicals & Indexes; Other Repositories; Web Links.
  • <a href="http://guides.swem.wm.edu/">Research Guides</a> Genealogy; History.

Alternate Repositories

{ List (link to a Wiki article for) at least one or more other repositories that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.}

If you cannot visit or find a source at the Earl Gregg Swem Library at the College of William and Mary, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

  • Alternate Repository {create link for each, and give line or two describing collection}

Similar Collections



Neighboring Collections


Sources

<a href="Category:United_States_Repositories">Earl Gregg Swem Library at the College of William and Mary</a> <a href="Category:James_City_County,_Virginia">Earl Gregg Swem Library at the College of William and Mary</a> <a href="Category:Virginia">Earl Gregg Swem Library at the College of William and Mary</a>