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Diploma Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2019-039
Abstract This collection contains university diplomas for various people related to Virginia Tech, both alumni and faculty. This collection includes 16 Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate degrees awarded between 1877 and 1964, with 15 from Virginia Tech. Diplomas are for William S. Adkisson, Katherine Sue Arrington, R.E.L. Aylor, John Poindexter Billingsley, William Mayo Brodie, J.M. Carrington, Calvert Lewis Estill, Howard Rucker Keister Jr., Howard Rucker Keister Sr., Harvey B. McDonald, Charles...
Dates: 1877 - 1964

Edgemont Farm Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2003-022
Abstract

The collection consists of Edgemont Farm record books, papers, and correspondence relating to the history, operations, and sale of Edgemont Farm in Halifax County, Virginia, and to the Barksdale and Hutcheson families, former owners of the farm. The collection includes correspondence between John R. Hutcheson and T. B. Hutcheson, Jr., as well as other correspondence of Thomas B. Hutcheson, Jr.; maps, correspondence, and Deed of Trust with David Barksdale regarding the sale of the farm.

Dates: 1925 - 1998

Herschel Gustave Anderson Elarth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1984-182
Abstract

Papers of Herschel G. A. Elarth, professor of architecture, including correspondence, subject files, class materials, photographs, printed materials, artwork, scrapbooks, and ephemera chronicling Elarth's personal life, teaching and military careers, private practice, and participation in various architectural organizations.

Dates: 1885 - 1988

Wilhelmina Van Ingen Elarth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1969-004
Abstract

A collection of correspondence, diaries, postcards, heirlooms, original artwork (including sketches attributed to Henry van Ingen), ancient Greek and pre-Columbian artificacts, and photographs from Wilhelmina van Ingen Elarth, a professor of art history and classical studies who taught at the University of Michigan, Wheaton College (Massachusetts), and the University of Manitoba.

Dates: 1862 - 1971

Records of the Faculty Senate

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-30-03
Abstract

This collection documents the work of the Faculty Senate from 1966 until 1995, including minutes, correspondence, constitutions and by-laws, and reports from the Senate president, committees, subcommittees, university commissions, and the Student Government Association. The Faculty Senate was founded in 1969 in order to "articulate faculty views on campus policies and procedures."

Dates: 1966 - 1995

Faculty/Staff Photograph Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Photographs-003
Abstract

The Faculty/Staff Photograph Collection at Special Collections consists of the photographs, portrait reproductions, and negatives of Virginia Tech employees, dating back to the 1890s.

Dates: c. 1890s-present

Mel Felton and the Southern Colonels Recordings,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2016-002
Abstract

Recordings of Mel Felton and the Southern Colonels dance orchestra, including seven original 1946 acetate recordings from the Marine Room of Isle of Palms, South Carolina, together with a 2014 compact disc containing digital conversions from the original recordings.

Dates: 1946 - 2014

Ruth White Fisher Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1987-058
Abstract

This collection includes a scrapbook compiled by Blacksburg, Virginia artist Ruth White Fisher, relating to her series of paintings titled "The Evolution of Creativity," donated to Virginia Tech. It includes photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and ephemera about the paintings and the donation ceremony.

Dates: 1966 - 1978

Marshall W. Fishwick Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1985-007
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1700 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1923 - 2007

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Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 50
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Smithfield Plantation House (Blacksburg, Va.) 3
Virginia Cooperative Extension (1995-) 3
Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture (1974-1978) 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Alumni Association 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. College of Architecture 3
Brown, Ralph Minthorne, 1878-1958 2
Frazer, George Preston 2
Hahn, T. Marshall, Jr. (Thomas Marshall), 1926-2016 2
Johnston, G. Burke (George Burke), 1907-1995 2
Krebs, Alfred H. 2
Oliver, Marcus L. 2
Preston family (Montgomery County, Va.) 2
Rowe, C. Eugene, d.1987 2
Shackelford, George Green, 1921-2010 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Agriculture 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Agriculture and Life Sciences 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture and Urban Studies (1978-2022) 2
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 Tech Alumni Association 2
Adriance, Thomas 1
American Association of University Women. Blacksburg Branch (Va.) 1
Beazley, W. R. 1
Bechanan, H. Gordon 1
Blackwell, Jacquelyn Butler 1
Burchard, Charles, 1913-1990 1
Cahill, Edward 1
Carneal and Johnston (Richmond, Va.) 1
Carnochan, John 1
Carter, Elaine D. 1
Cassell, Stuart K., 1910-1976 1
Chamber music series (Blacksburg, Va.) 1
Cochran, Edward 1
Collins, George 1
Cooper, Byron Nelson, 1912-1971 1
Culnan, Kenneth S. 1
Currie, Leonard J. (Leonard James), 1913-1996 1
Darnton, Donald C. 1
Davis, Marva Lajeune Felder Carter 1
Dean, James W., 1920- 1
Dixon, James 1
Edgemont Farm 1
Elarth, Herschel Anderson, 1907-1988 1
Elarth, Wilhelmina Van Ingen, 1905-1969 1
Fabian, G. Craig 1
Fishwick, Marshall William, 1923-2006 1
Forbes, Charles M. 1
Foster, A. G. 1
Fulcher, Victoria 1
German Club (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University). Alumni Foundation 1
Gherman, Paul M. 1
Godsey, John D. 1
Good, Irving John, 1924-2009 1
Gordon, Charles O. 1
Gowens, Cynthia 1
Grigg, George C. 1
Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969 1
Grover, Norman 1
Gustin, Harry 1
Hawkins, Herman Bruce, 1889-1981 1
Hertzler, Ann A., 1935-2014 1
Higgins, LaVerna (Fredi) Hairston 1
Holmes, Michele 1
Horsfall, Frank, Jr., 1903-1988 1
Horton, Miles C., Jr. 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
Jeffreys, Sidney B. (Sidney Bryan), 1909-1986 1
Johnson, Adger S. 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, Helen G. 1
King, Kendall W., 1926-1990 1
King, Loretta 1
Kite, Garland D. 1
Kohler, Dayton M., 1906-1972 1
Kraft, Christopher C. 1
Lancaster, Lucy Lee, 1905-1989 1
Langley Aeronautical Laboratory 1
Lavery, William Edward 1
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center (1973-) 1
MacDonald, Cheryl Butler 1
Maher, Frank J. (Francis Joseph), 1915- 1
Malpass, Leslie F. 1
Manned Spacecraft Center (1961-1973) (U.S.) 1
Marmion, William H. (William Henry), 1907-2002 1
Marshall, J. Paxton, 1922-2000 1
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