Harold C. Cox Memorabilia Collection,
Scope and Content
The collection contains items which belonged to Harold C. Cox. Cox was a student at Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute between 1922 and 1926. In 1926, Cox graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. The collection contains grade reports, Cox's diploma, certificates, and alumni memorabilia.
- 1923 - 1984
- Cox, Harold C. (Person)
Collection is open for research.
Permission to publish material from the Harold C. Cox Memorabilia Collection must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.
Harold C. Cox was a student at Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute between 1922-1926. He was a Member of Phi Kappa Phi and the American Society of Engineers during his time at Virginia Tech. After Graduation, Cox worked at Bethlehem Steel for forty-one years and retired in 1967. Cox also was active in alumni events through the 1980s.
0.5 Cubic Feet (2 boxes; 1 oversize folder)
Language of Materials
The collection contains items, which belonged to or were collected by Harold C. Cox during his time as a student at Virginia Agriculture and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute from 1922-1926, and his continued experiences with the university as alumnus, primarily from the 1970s and 1980s.
For the most part, the collection in its original order. The artifacts were removed to Box 2 of the collection.
The collection was donated to Special Collections in 2014.
The processing, arrangement, and description of the Harold C. Cox Memorabilia Collection was completed in December 2014.
- Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
- Montgomery County (Va.)
- Phi Kappa Phi
- Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944)
- Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1896-1944)
- Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-)
- Harold C. Cox Memorabilia Collection, 1923-1984
- Betsy Reed, Graduate Assistant and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist
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