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'''Founders Day''' preceded the current celebration of [[Charter Day]] at the [[College of William and Mary]]. The annual celebration of [[Charter Day]] at the [[College of William and Mary]] was primarily a twentieth century development that was initiated by [[President]] [[John Stewart Bryan]] in 1937. Previously, Founders Day was celebrated on August 15th. It commemorated the official transfer of the Charter to the College of William and Mary and its presentation to President [[James Blair]] and the faculty on August 15, 1729.
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'''Transfer Day''' preceded the current celebration of [[Charter Day]] at the [[College of William and Mary]]. The annual celebration of [[Charter Day]] at the [[College of William and Mary]] was primarily a twentieth century development that was initiated by [[President]] [[John Stewart Bryan]] in 1937. Transfer Day was marked on August 15th. During the eighteenth century Transfer Day was the usual time of celebrating the birth of William and Mary by observing the anniversary of the Transfer of the [[Charter]] from the founders of the College to the [[President]] and Masters of the College on August 15, 1729.
  
 
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Revision as of 22:30, 21 December 2009

Transfer Day preceded the current celebration of Charter Day at the College of William and Mary. The annual celebration of Charter Day at the College of William and Mary was primarily a twentieth century development that was initiated by President John Stewart Bryan in 1937. Transfer Day was marked on August 15th. During the eighteenth century Transfer Day was the usual time of celebrating the birth of William and Mary by observing the anniversary of the Transfer of the Charter from the founders of the College to the President and Masters of the College on August 15, 1729.

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