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Records of the Maury Literary Society

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-31-14-12
Abstract

This collection includes the written minutes and papers of the Maury Literary Society from 1873 to 1928 and documents related to the personal awards of the society's namesake, Matthew F. Maury. The Maury Literary Society was formed from the split of the Virginia Literary Society in 1873 along with its counterpart the Lee Literary Society. MLS helped create the first student publication, the Gray Jacket, in 1875. The MLS folded in 1928.

Dates: 1873 - 1928

Records of the Office of the President, John McLaren McBryde

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-02-05
Abstract

John McClaren McBryde served as the fifth president of Virginia Tech (1891-1907). This collection documents his tenure as president, including correspondence, letter books, reports, bids and contracts, and other records.

Dates: 1900 - 1907

Larry McBryde Collection on the John McLaren McBryde Family

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2013-024
Abstract

The Larry McBryde Collection on the John McLaren McBryde Family, 1859-2013, contains materials concerning John McLaren McBryde, Sr., his brother Robert James McBryde, and their descendants. Primarily, the collection contains photographs, letters, family histories, and biographies about McBryde, Sr., who was president of Virginia Tech from 1891 thru 1907.

Dates: 1859 - 2013

Rudolph Dixon Michael Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1960-005
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of Virginia Tech alumnus and agricultural information editor.It contains correspondence and notes relating to the histories Blacksburg, the Preston family, and Smithfield Plantation (including maps of the grounds and the cemetery). It also contains a few campus photographs and printed materials related to Virginia Tech.

Dates: 1925 - 1984

Records of the Dean of the College, C. P. Miles

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-11-03
Abstract This collection comprises correspondence, memoranda, reports, and other documents related to the duties of the office of the VPI Dean of the College during C. P. Miles' tenure from 1942 to 1950. The collection contains general administrative records relating to scholarships, complaints, student activities, class and semester formats, and Corps of Cadets records. It also contains student personal records, including disciplinary cases, financial aid data, and college resignations, which are...
Dates: 1942 - 1950

John Murray Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2008-036
Abstract

The John Murray Papers document the participation of John Murray, a Virginia Tech chemistry professor from 1942 to 1971, in Virginia's ornithological community. Collected materials include manuscript articles, scholarly correspondence, and bird watching logs which focus largely on Montgomery County, Virginia.

Dates: 1883 - 1999

J. Preston Newman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1982-016
Abstract

The J. Preston Newman Papers includes four poems (1935-1938, n.d.), as well as papers relating to Ralph Minthorne Brown, university librarian at Virginia Tech.

Dates: 1910-1975, n.d.

Overcoat with Attached Cape,

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Textile-1993-016
Scope and Content Item: overcoat with attached cape Date: [1920] Color: navy [cadet] blue, red on underside of cape, darker blue lining except in sleeves (black) Material: [wool blend], [cotton] lining in coat, [satin] lining in sleeves Manufacturer: Condition: white strings coming through the lining, a few very small worn spots and stains, gold strip coming off right sleeve, small holes near inner pocket Special Markings: silver colored metal chain sewn into the interior back of the collar, 8 gold...
Dates: 1920 - 1920

Myrvin Lafe Pence Scrapbook and Class Photograph,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2013-087
Abstract

The Myrvin Lafe Pence Scrapbook and Class Photograph contains photographs, newspaper clippings, tickets, and other memorabilia from Pence's time as a student at Virginia Tech from 1918 to 1922.

Dates: 1918 - 1922

Carter Perkins, Jr. Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1960-004
Abstract THe collection contains the papers of Carter Perkins, Jr., a student at Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (now Virginia Tech) in the 1890s and resident of Newport News, Virginia. Includes university catalog of 1894-1895, school annuals (The Bugle) of 1895 and 1898, photographs, and fundraising literature for the construction of War Memorial Hall. The collection also includes two business account books, probably used by Perkins for bookkeeping...
Dates: 1893 - 1926

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Carneal and Johnston (Richmond, Va.) 2
Eggleston, J. D. (Joseph Dupuy), 1867-1953 2
Hutcheson, John Redd, 1886-1962 2
Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station 2
Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 2
Allen, Beulah O. (Beulah Oyama), 1905-1992 1
Barringer, Paul B. 1
Beazley, W. R. 1
Brown, Albert M. 1
Brown, Ralph Minthorne, 1878-1958 1
Burruss, Julian Ashby, 1876-1947 1
Campbell, Theodorick Pryor, 1862-1928 1
Christian, George L. 1
Coulter, John A., 1953- 1
Counselman, J. S. 1
Drinkard, Alfred Washington, Jr. 1
Edgemont Farm 1
Farrier, Paul H. (Paul Henry), b.1894 1
Farrier, Pence 1
Gaujot family 1
Gaujot, Antoine August Michel, 1878-1936 1
Gaujot, Julian Edmond Victor, 1874-1938 1
Guthrie, John Dennett 1
Hampden-Sydney College 1
Harris, William Gideon 1
Hoppenstein, Isaac 1
Huffman, Stanley A., Jr. 1
Hutcheson, T. B. (Thomas Barksdale), d.1950 1
Johnston, J. Ambler (James Ambler), 1885-1974 1
Knick, S. H., b.1887 1
Krieger, Carl George, 1905-1979 1
Lee Literary Society (1873-1928) 1
Lee, Claudius, 1872-1962 1
Litton, George W., 1910-1989 1
Maury Literary Society (1873-1928) 1
McBryde family 1
McBryde, Charles Neil, Dr., 1872-1962 1
McBryde, Larry 1
Michael, Rudolph Dixon, 1904-1994 1
Miles, Clarence Paul, 1879-1966 1
Murray, John, 1909-2002 1
Newman, J. Preston (James Preston), 1913-1982 1
O'Shaughnessy, Louis 1
Paul H. Farrier family 1
Pence, Myrvin Lafe, 1898-1996 1
Perkins, Carter, Jr., 1862-1935 1
Pitt, Sarah 1
Preston family (Montgomery County, Va.) 1
Radspinner, Martha C. Snidow, 1921-2013 1
Radspinner, Robert S., 1919-2011 1
Robeson, Frank Leigh, 1884-1974 1
Shepherd, Harvey E. (Harvey Earl) 1
Temple, Harry Downing 1
Thornton, Vaiden A. 1
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Office of the Dean of the College (1919-1944) 1
Virginia Cooperative Extension (1995-) 1
Virginia Engineering Experiment Station 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Distance Learning 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Extension Division 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Learning Resources Center 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Office of the President 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Research Division 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. University Club (1925-) 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. University Libraries 1
Virginia Tech Amateur Radio Association 1
Virginia Truck Experiment Station (1907-1967) 1
Williams, John Edward, 1867-1943 1
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