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Isabel M. Williams Papers

Identifier: SC-MS-241

Scope and Contents

Contains bound volumes of the publication Thalian Hall, an unbound master copy of the publication with images, correspondence, copies of newspaper articles, notes, and a Star-News supplement from 1976; program from the re-opening of Thalian Hall; materials gathered from Isabel William’s travels around the world, including notebooks with typed observations of her experience and original watercolor map illustrations. Includes one publication written by Williams on the bicentennial of the American Revolution and events in Wilmington. Also contains slides, photographs, negatives, genealogy papers and research, and travel documents from Isabel Williams's life.


  • Creation: 1980s-2000s

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is unprocessed. Contact staff at the Center for Southeast North Carolina Archives and History ( for information on access to this collection.

Copyright Statement

Copyright retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.


37 Linear Feet (Contains 1 document box, 14 bankers boxes, 15 slide storage boxes (83 slide boxes), and 1 oversize folder)

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Acquisition Information

This collection was donated by Margaret Crouch on October 21, 2014. An addition was donated by Fred Crouch in April 2018. A second addition by Fred and Margaret Crouch was donated in November 2020.

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Repository Details

Part of the Randall Library Special Collections Repository