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The Records of ODU President’s Office Files, William B. Spong

BIOGRAPHY

William B. Spong served as Interim President of Old Dominion University from 1989-1990. He was selected for his successful tenure as Dean of the College of William and Mary's Marshall Wythe School of Law, as well as for his appreciation for Virginia's current political climate.

SCOPE AND CONTENTS

This collection contains the material dated 1988 to 1990 accumulated during Spong’s tenure as University Interim President. It includes presidential letters, speeches, appointments, and annual reports; with deliberations about projects, proposals, and sports programs. Arranged chronologically.

PROVENANCE

This collection was donated by William B. Spong

ACCESS

Open to researchers without restrictions. Questions on literary property rights should be directed to the Special Collections Librarian.

SIZE

1 half size Hollinger document cases

COLLECTION NUMBER

RG2-1A5

CONTAINER LISTING

Box 1:

Folder  1: President Spong, 1988-1989
Folder  2: Old Dominion University Review, 1989
Folder  3: Speeches, 1988 - 1990
Folder  4: Arts and Letters, Sociology, 1989-1990
Folder  5: Joshua Darden, Presidents Letters, 1989-1990
Folder  6: VA State Government Corrections, 1989-1992

 

Revised: 3/07/2012