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This collection contains one brochure for a multidiscplinary women-run design firm based in Ougadougou, Burkina Faso.
Carte de l'Investissement et des Attaques de York en Virginie Partes Armees Attiees d'Amerique et de France, au Mois d'October 1781 (reproduction)
Map shows several points of interest in the Revolutionary War, across the York River from Gloucester. Reproduction created in 1976.
Map encompasses the eastern half of the United States, focusing on the national boundaries set in the 1783 Treaty of Paris. Map containst an engraving of a large-masted ship, with a seal of the United States affixed to the foremast. Additional details include Bermuda, an inset of southern Florida, and a listing of individual states and their capitals. Reproduction includes a booklet by Lester J. Cappon, explaining the context of the map and the reproduction process.
Map shows the District of Columbia, with explanatory text.
This collection consists primarily of a two boxes pocket/folded maps and travel guides from about 1852-1955. In addition, there are severa folders of personal papers from the Clifford and Wysor families, some of whom are likely responsible for collecting the maps and guides. The personal papers date from 1951-1958.
The collection contains two small pamphlets and one loose-bound booklet about the organization Femmes Bâtisseuses d'Afrique (Women Builders of Africa). Materials are primarily in French; there are some English translations of phrases in the two small pamphlets.
This collection contains course and teaching related materials, photographs, manuscripts, audiovisual and electronic material, scrapbooks, and the professional and personal correspondence of Marshall William Fishwick, professor of Humanities and Communication Studies at Virginia Tech, 1976-2003.
Map extends from California to the Sargasso Sea, encompassing the whole of North America, though areas west of the Mississippi River and north of present-Mexico are largely blank. Includes Central America, the Caribbean, and northern South America. Demonstrates the boundaries of French, Spanish, and English settlements. Contains "Avertissement." Date for reproduction is not printed on the map.
Map shows North America from the Rocky Mountains to the Atlantic Ocean, and north of the Tropic of Cancer. Contains a detail inset of the Mississippi River delta, immediately along the Gulf of Mexico. Additionally, contains a detail map and cityscape of Quebec City. Date for reproduction is not printed on the map.
- Language: French X
- Maps (documents) 8
- International Archive of Women in Architecture (IAWA) 5
- Women -- History 4
- Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 3
- United States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimiles 3
- History of Women in Architecture 2
- Virginia -- Maps 2
- West Africa 2
- Aerospace engineers 1
- Architects 1
- Architectural drawings (visual works) 1
- Archives of American Aerospace Exploration (AAAE) 1
- Central Africa 1
- Faculty 1
- Popular culture -- United States 1
- Science and Technology 1
- Slave trade 1
- United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 1
- United States -- Maps 1
- United States -- National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Officials and employees 1
- University History 1
- Washington (D.C.) -- Maps 1
- Women-owned architectural firms 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1 + ∧ less
- English 5
- German 1
- Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan 1
- American Heritage 1
- Ballermann & Son a-s 1
- Capitaine du Chesnoy, Michel, 1746-1804 1
- Cappon, Lester Jesse, 1900-1981 1
- Carez, J. 1
- Elizabeth (Ship) 1
- Esséssé, Amélie 1
- Fishwick, Marshall William, 1923-2006 1
- Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 1
- Guérard, Nicholas 1
- L'Isle, Guillaume de, 1675-1726 1
- Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834 1
- Lattré, Jean 1
- Ottens, R. (Reiner), 1698-1750 1
- Păun, Silvia 1
- RR Donnelly & Sons Company 1
- Renard, L. 1
- Robert de Vaugondy, Gilles, 1677-1766 1
- Roque-Gourary, Dita, b.1915 1
- Smith, Antoine 1
- Sundt, Elise, b.1928 1
- Townsend, Marjorie Rhodes, 1930-2015 1
- United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 1
- Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970) 1
- Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 1 + ∧ less