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Jesse Heard VPI Buttons,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1973-010

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of six uniform buttons belonging to Jesse T. Heard. The buttons are gold in color. They have V.A.M.C. engraved on them, along with a sheaf of wheat, rifle, telescope, book, and plow. These buttons were produced by the Waterbury Button Company.

Dates

  • 1887

Creator

Language of Materials

The materials in the collection are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

The copyright status of this collection is unknown. Copyright restrictions may apply. Contact Special Collections and University Archives for assistance in determining the use of these materials. Reproduction or digitization of materials for personal or research use can be requested using our reproduction/digitization form: http://bit.ly/scuareproduction. Reproduction or digitization of materials for publication or exhibit use can be requested using our publication/exhibition form: http://bit.ly/scuapublication. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives (specref@vt.edu or 540-231-6308) if you need assistance with forms or to submit a completed form.

Biographical Note

Jesse T. Heard attended Virginia Agriculture and Mechanical College (now known as Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University) in 1887.

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Abstract

This collection consists of six uniform buttons belonging to Jesse T. Heard.

Source of Acquisition

This collection was acquired by Newman Library prior to 1973.

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the Jesse Heard VPI Button by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Jesse Heard VPI Buttons was completed in 1973. Additional description was completed in February 2011.

Title
A Guide to the Jesse Heard VPI Buttons, 1887
Status
Completed
Author
Stephanie Wenger
Date
2011 (CC0 1.0)
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Revision Statements

  • 2020-07-30: Finding aid notes updated to new department standards. juliags

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech Repository

Contact:
Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries (0434)
560 Drillfield Drive
Newman Library, Virginia Tech
Blacksburg Virginia 24061 US
540-231-6308