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Bertram Y. Kinzey, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2023-057

Scope and Content

This collection contains architecural drawings, papers, publications, thesis, correspondence, and a sketchbook from Bertram Y. Kinzey, Jr. The included materials date from c. 1940-1955.

Dates

  • c. 1940-1955

Creator

Language of Materials

The material in this collection is 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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Biographical Note

Bertram Y. Kinzey, Jr. (1921-2019), was an alumnus of Virginia Polytechnic Institute (VPI) in the class of 1942. He also completed his Masters in Architectural Engineering in 1943. By 1950, Kinzey would become a faculty member at VPI and later move to Gainseville, Florida in 1959 to teach at the University of Florida where he would eventually retire. Kinzey moved back to Blacksburg, Virginia in 2006 where he continued to be an active member of the community and his church. He died in Blacksburg at 98 years old September 2019.

External source:

"Bertram York 'Bert' Kinzey, Jr.", findagrave.com, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/203047899/bertram-york-kinzey, accessed on June 14, 2023.

Extent

0.8 Cubic Feet (1 box, 2 oversized folders)

Abstract

This collection contains architecural drawings, papers, publications, thesis, correspondence, and a sketchbook from Bertram Y. Kinzey, Jr. The included materials date from c. 1940-1955.

Arrangement

The material in this collection is arranged chronologically.

Source of Acquisition

The Bertram Y. Kinzey, Jr. Papers were donated to Special Collections and University Archives in October 2014.

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the Bertram Y. Kinze, Jr. Papers 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 Bertram Y. Kinzey, Jr. Papers was completed in June 2023.

Title
Bertram Y. Kinzey, Jr. Papers, c. 1940-1955
Status
Completed
Author
Sterling Bryant, Student Assistant
Date
2023 (CC0 1.0)
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

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