Virginia Tech Scrapbook
Scope and Content
The collection contains a scrapbook with more than 100 photographs of Blacksburg, Virginia, and VPI activities. Photographs are dated between 1912 and 1916. Most are captioned. Many depict the Corps of Cadets and their campus activities, as well as the growth of the campus in the period. The scrapbook may have been compiled by Mary Katherine Cook Derring.
- 1912 - 1916
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
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.
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The scrapbook may have been compiled by Mary Katherine Cook Derring, but no biographical information is available.
0.75 Cubic Feet (1 box)
The collection contains a single scrapbook of photographs of VPI and the area surrounding Blacksburg, Virginia, from about 1912 to 1916.
The collection is arranged chronologically. The photographs in the scrapbook were, for the most part, arranged chronologically by the creator, and the scrapbook has been left in its original order.
Source of Acquisition
The Virginia Tech Scrapbook was donated to Special Collections in 2009.
Rights Statement for Archival Description
The guide to the Virginia Tech Scrapbook 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 Virginia Tech Scrapbook commenced and was completed in May 2009.
- Virginia Tech Scrapbook, 1912-1916
- Lora Settle, Student Assistant
- 2009 (CC0 1.0)
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
Part of the Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries (0434)
560 Drillfield Drive
Newman Library, Virginia Tech
Blacksburg Virginia 24061 US