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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

Arthur B. Massey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1962-002
Abstract

The collection contains field notes; essays and studies; laboratory course outlines; printed materials; and photographs of trees on the Virginia Tech Campus from Arthur Ballard Massey, plant pathologist, assistant professor of botany at Alabama Polytechnic Institute, professor of biology at Virginia Tech, and member of the Virginia Academy of Science.

Dates: 1902 - 1961

Records of the Virginia Cooperative Extension, Master Gardener Program

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-26-02-01
Abstract

This collection contains four boxes of slide sets, some with related scripts, for the Virginia Cooperative Extension's Master Gardener Program. Most materials are undated, but likely date from between the 1970s and early 2000s. Topics include flowers, fruits, vegetables, trees, landscaping, gardening, composting, and careers in horticulture.

Dates: ca. 1970s-2000s

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

Dorothy McCombs Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1995-006
Abstract

The collection contains personal research notes, subject files, and writings; materials relating to the Virginia Tech University Libraries; course notes; dissertation research; work on textiles and arts & crafts history; genealogy notes; brochures on historic sites around Virginia; and maps collected by Dorothy McCombs. Materials date from about 1970-1989.

Dates: 1970 - 1989

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

Robert P. Merchant Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2023-091
Abstract

This collection contains Virginia Polytechnic Institute (VPI) memorabilia and ephemera.

Dates: 1938 - 1944

Violet Robinson Merchant Papers,

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Ms-2002-012
Scope and Contents

Graduate of Virginia Tech, Bachelors of Business Administration, 1941. Collection consists of a newspaper clipping, a cotillion club invitation, a VPI playbill, a football schedule, and a hand-drawn Valentine card from fellow VPI graduate, Bill Gearhart.

Dates: 1940 - 1953

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

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

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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 116
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Brown, Ralph Minthorne, 1878-1958 5
Newman, Walter S. (Walter Stephenson), 1895-1978 4
Smithfield Plantation House (Blacksburg, Va.) 4
Virginia Cooperative Extension (1995-) 4
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. College of Architecture 4
Carneal and Johnston (Richmond, Va.) 3
Coulter, John A., 1953- 3
Frazer, George Preston 3
Hutcheson, John Redd, 1886-1962 3
Vandenberg, H. P. C. 3
Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture (1974-1978) 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Board of Visitors 3
Virginia Tech Alumni Association 3
Drinkard, Alfred Washington, Jr. 2
Farrier, Paul H. (Paul Henry), b.1894 2
Foster, A. G. 2
Hahn, T. Marshall, Jr. (Thomas Marshall), 1926-2016 2
Hatcher, T. W. (Thomas Watkins), 1900- 2
Johnston, G. Burke (George Burke), 1907-1995 2
Krebs, Alfred H. 2
McGauhey, P. H. (Percy Harold) 2
Mel Felton and the Southern Colonels 2
Miles, Clarence Paul, 1879-1966 2
Oliver, Marcus L. 2
Preston family (Montgomery County, Va.) 2
Price, Harvey Lee, 1874-1951 2
Radford College 2
Redd, Henry B. "Puss", 1895-1960 2
Rowe, C. Eugene, d.1987 2
Shackelford, George Green, 1921-2010 2
Sublett, Chas 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. College of Engineering (1964-) 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Department of Civil Engineering 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Department of Philosophy and Religion 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. University Libraries 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Office of Vice-President of Academic Affairs 2
Adriance, Thomas 1
Alfred Hopkins & Associates 1
Allen, Beulah O. (Beulah Oyama), 1905-1992 1
American Association of University Women. Blacksburg Branch (Va.) 1
Appalachian Electric Power Company (1926-1958) 1
Appalachian Power Company 1
Army Specialized Training Program (U.S.) 1
Association for the Advancement of Engineering 1
Babcock & Wilcox Company 1
Bailey, Ilena M. 1
Bakhshi, Narendra Nath, ca. 1928- 1
Beattie, Claibourne Walton, Jr., 1923-1978 1
Beattie, Claibourne Walton, Sr., 1896-1971 1
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Bechanan, H. Gordon 1
Begg, R. B. H. (Robert Burns Haldane), 1880-1965 1
Belz, Robert Armstrong 1
Blacksburg (Va.). Town Council 1
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Brandt, Warren William, 1923-2017 1
Burchard, Charles, 1913-1990 1
Burruss, Julian Ashby, 1876-1947 1
Butterworth, J. M. (Joseph Millard), 1893-1942 1
Cahill, Edward 1
Carnochan, John 1
Carpenter, C. Hunter (Caius Hunter), 1883-1953 1
Carter, Elaine D. 1
Cassell, Stuart K., 1910-1976 1
Chamber music series (Blacksburg, Va.) 1
Claytor, W. Graham (William Graham), 1886-1971 1
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Collins, George 1
Cooper, Byron Nelson, 1912-1971 1
Cottrell, Benjamin, d.1972 1
Cowgill, Clinton Harriman, 1890-1975 1
Crewdson, Robert H., Rev. Dr. (Robert Henry), 1933-2022 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
Drumeller, William F., Jr., 1923-2006 1
Drumheller, Warren D. 1
Edgemont Farm 1
Eggleston, J. D. (Joseph Dupuy), 1867-1953 1
Elarth, Herschel Anderson, 1907-1988 1
Elarth, Wilhelmina Van Ingen, 1905-1969 1
Evans, Almirall and Co 1
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