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Frank J. Maher Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1986-004
Abstract

Frank J. Maher (1915-1995) was an engineer specializing in aerodynamic research and taught Engineering Science and Mechanics at Virginia Tech from 1937 to 1978. The collection consists of consulting files for wind tunnel research on a number of projects and extensive correspondence with David B. Steinman, engineer and bridge designer. Other papers include publications, reports, photographs, and blueprints.

Dates: 1948 - 1983

J. Paxton Marshall Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2012-074
Abstract

The J. Paxton Marshall Papers collection contains papers, reports and publications on land use issues in Virginia and surrounding states, as well as a small amount of biographical material. The documents included relate to Marshall’s tenure in the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics at Virginia Tech (1967-1995), as well as his work with various committees and as a technical representative for the General Assembly of Virginia.

Dates: 1967 - 1996

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

Records of the Office of the Executive Vice-President, William James McKeefery

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-04-02
Abstract

This collection contains the correspondence and other official files of William James McKeefery during his tenure as Executive Vice-President at Virginia Polytechnic Institute. There is material dealing with each college and various programs and a large amount of correspondence with Pres. T. Marshall Hahn.

Dates: 1969 - 1973

Rudolph Dixon Michael Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1960-005
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of Virginia Tech alumnus and agricultural information editor, Rudolph Dixon Michael. 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

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

Carol M. Newman, Jr., Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1978-004
Abstract This collection contains the papers of Carol Montgomery Newman, Jr., a graduate of Virginia Tech (BS in biology, 1931), writer and editor for The New Yorker (1949-1972), and Virginia Tech Department of English faculty member (1934-1949, 1972-1975). Includes correspondence relating to The New Yorker, including letters and notes from Charles Addams, Louis Auchincloss, S.J. Perelman, J. D. Salinger, and William Shawn; other...
Dates: 1930 - 1987

Jean Phillips Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1998-026
Abstract

Papers--including professional correspondence, book promotional materials, and two biographical essays--of Jean Allen Phillips, professor (1969-1985) of human nutrition and foods at Virginia Tech.

Dates: 1966 - 1986

Dan H. Pletta Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1982-006
Scope and Contents Collection includes treatises, transcripts of talks and correspondence dealing with all aspects of the field of engineering, but especially with the role of education in producing a professional engineer, qualifications for practice, the public purpose of engineering, ethics, and whistleblowing. Other topics include the Department of Engineering at Virginia Tech, the American Society of Civil Engineers, National Society of Professional Engineers, the Virginia Society of Professional...
Dates: 1958 - 1996

Record Group Vertical Files

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: VerticalFile-005
Abstract

In general, vertical files at Special Collections include newspaper clippings, photocopies, ephemera, unpublished and/or informal publications, and other papers relating to a specific subject area. Files in this collection relate to Virginia Tech and its history. Topics may include, but are not limited to, colleges and departments, student organizations, administrative offices, centers and other campus units, and athletics.

Dates: ca. 1870s-present; Majority of material found in ( 1960s-present)

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Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 17
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1896) 3
Krebs, Alfred H. 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture (1974-1978) 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture and Urban Studies (1978-2022) 2
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Arts and Sciences (1970-2003) 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Department of Philosophy and Religion 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. College of Architecture 2
Adriance, Thomas 1
Bechanan, H. Gordon 1
Blackwell, Jacquelyn Butler 1
Brown, Ralph Minthorne, 1878-1958 1
Burchard, Charles, 1913-1990 1
Carter, Elaine D. 1
Collins, George 1
Cooper, Byron Nelson, 1912-1971 1
Currie, Leonard J. (Leonard James), 1913-1996 1
Darnton, Donald C. 1
Davis, Marva Lajeune Felder Carter 1
Edgemont Farm 1
Elarth, Herschel Anderson, 1907-1988 1
Fishwick, Marshall William, 1923-2006 1
Frazer, George Preston 1
Fulcher, Victoria 1
Gherman, Paul M. 1
Good, Irving John, 1924-2009 1
Gowens, Cynthia 1
Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969 1
Grover, Norman 1
Hahn, T. Marshall, Jr. (Thomas Marshall), 1926-2016 1
Hertzler, Ann A., 1935-2014 1
Higgins, LaVerna (Fredi) Hairston 1
Holmes, Michele 1
Horsfall, Frank, Jr., 1903-1988 1
Hoyle, Linda Paulette Adams 1
Huffman, Stanley A., Jr. 1
Hutcheson, John Redd, 1886-1962 1
Hutcheson, T. B. (Thomas Barksdale), 1882-1950 1
Johnston, G. Burke (George Burke), 1907-1995 1
Johnston, J. Ambler (James Ambler), 1885-1974 1
Jones, J. Christopher (John Christopher), 1927- 1
Kelley, H. J. (Henry Joseph), 1926-1988 1
Kennedy, Charles A. 1
Kennelly, Tamara 1
King, Kendall W., 1926-1990 1
King, Loretta 1
Kohler, Dayton M., 1906-1972 1
Lancaster, Lucy Lee, 1905-1989 1
Lavery, William Edward 1
MacDonald, Cheryl Butler 1
Maher, Frank J. (Francis Joseph), 1915- 1
Malpass, Leslie F. 1
Marshall, J. Paxton, 1922-2000 1
McBryde family 1
McBryde, Charles Neil, Dr., 1872-1962 1
McBryde, John McLaren, 1841-1923 1
McBryde, Larry 1
McKeefery, William James, 1918- 1
Michael, Rudolph Dixon, 1904-1994 1
Murray, John, 1909-2002 1
New Yorker (New York, N.Y.: 1925) 1
Newman, Carol M., Jr. (Carol Montgomery), 1910-1997 1
Oliver, Marcus L. 1
Pack, Cora McDamel 1
Phillips, Jean 1
Pletta, Dan H. 1
Preston family (Montgomery County, Va.) 1
Radford College 1
Redd, Henry B. "Puss", 1895-1960 1
Robb, Seymour, 1901-1961 1
Robertson, James I., Jr. 1
Rogers, Rhonda Miller 1
Roy, Lucinda 1
Rudolph, Gerald A. 1
Schmidt, Wilson E., 1927-1981 1
Scott, Marguerite Harper 1
Sears, Charles, d. 1998 1
Shackelford, George Green, 1921-2010 1
Shear, George Myron 1
Shirk, Frank 1
Smithfield Plantation House (Blacksburg, Va.) 1
Squires, Arthur M., 1916- 1
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia 1
Straw, John B. 1
Strother, Warren, d.2006 1
Sturm, Albert L. 1
Swink, Earl T., 1907-1996 1
Talbot, Richard B. (Richard Burritt), d. 1994 1
Turner, Linda Edmonds 1
Virginia Cooperative Extension (1995-) 1
Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Engineering (1964-) 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Science (2003-) 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Department of Religion and Culture 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Distance Learning 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Faculty Senate 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Learning Resources Center 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Office of the Provost 1
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