Jesse Heard VAMC Buttons
Scope and Content
This collection consists of six uniform buttons belonging to Jesse T. Heard, who attended Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College in 1887. 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.
- Heard, Jesse Thomas (Person)
Language of Materials
The materials in the collection are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
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Jesse Thomas Heard (1860-1954) attended Virginia Agriculture and Mechanical College (now known as Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University) in 1887. He is buried with his wife Ella Paris Heard (1869-1937) in Thornrose Cemetery, Staunton, Virginia.
Student Index Cards, Special Collections and University Archives.
"Jesse Thomas Heard" entry, Findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/38254627/jesse-thomas-heard, accessed Nov. 30, 2022.
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This collection consists of six uniform buttons belonging to Jesse T. Heard, who attended Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College in 1887.
Source of Acquisition
This collection was acquired by Newman Library prior to 1973.
Rights Statement for Archival Description
The guide to the Jesse Heard VAMC Buttons by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).
The processing, arrangement, and description of the Jesse Heard VAMC Buttons was completed in 1973. Additional description was completed in February 2011.
- Jesse Heard VAMC Buttons, 1887
- Stephanie Wenger
- 2011 (CC0 1.0)
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