Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 11 - 20 of 261

Robert A. Belz Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2011-105
Abstract The collection contains the personal and academic papers of Robert A. Belz, a 1939 Virginia Tech alumni who graduated with a bachelors degree in industrial engineering. Materials range from 1869-1962, however, a majority of the works are from the 1930s-1940s or undated. Several oversized folders accompany the collection and hold technical drawings, newspapers, coupon bonds, posters, and his diploma. In addition to school work for math, business, humanities, and science courses, the...
Dates: 1869, 1911-1962, n.d.

Biographical Vertical Files

 Collection
Identifier: VerticalFile-004
Scope and Content

In general, vertical files at Special Collections and University Archives include newspaper clippings, photocopies, ephemera, unpublished and/or informal publications, and other papers relating to a specific subject area.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 individuals and families connected to the local area (Blacksburg, Montgomery County, and Southwest Virginia) and/or to Virginia Tech. Each individual/family below has at least one folder and many include cross references.

Dates: 1960s-present

Black History Oral History Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2003-011
Scope and Contents

This collection includes oral history accounts from various African Americans with experience at Virginia Tech and/or in the Blacksburg area between the 1950s and the early 2000s.

Dates: n.d.

Black Women at Virginia Tech Oral History Project Records

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1995-026
Abstract The Black Women at Virginia Tech Oral History Project was a multi-phase research and educational collaborative program of the Virginia Tech University Libraries and the Women's Center at Virginia Tech. The collection includes audiocassette tapes, DAT tapes, floppy disks, background and biographical information, and transcripts of interviews with some of the first Black female students and employees at Virginia Tech. The interviews focus on the entry experience of the individual into the...
Dates: ca. 1967-2000; Majority of material found within ( 1994-2000)

Blacksburg Chamber Music Series Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2023-051
Abstract

The collection contains programs, correspondence, and other ephemera relating to the Blacksburg Chamber Music Series and the Virginia Tech Union Chamber Music Series from 1967-1982 in Blacksburg, Virginia, collected by its chairman David A. West.

Dates: 1967 - 1982

Blacksburg Sewage Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2022-012
Abstract This collection contains documents and letters relating to the sewage system in Blacksburg, Virginia. The letters in this collection are all about the sewage system in Blacksburg and most were sent to Dr. Walter Newman, President of Virginia Tech, and John Barringer, Mayor of Blacksburg. The other documents in this collection include committee reports, information on sewage projects, a water ordinance, and other documents relating to the sewage system in Blacksburg. Also, a petition made to...
Dates: 1946-1948, n.d.

Blacksburg, Virginia

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0270
Abstract

Map shows Blacksburg, Virginia, with an index to streets and to primary buildings on the VPI campus.

Dates: 1959

Block Plan of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, Va., Showing the Proposed Layout of the Evans-Almirall Hot Water Heating Mains

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0358
Abstract

Map shows the plan for heating mains at VPI in 1909.

Dates: Sept. 14, 1909

Blue Blouse and Trousers,

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Textile-1993-011
Scope and Content Item: blue blouse and trousers Date: ? Color: navy blue blouse and blue gray trousers Material: wool blend/ black satin (?) lining blouse/ trousers have off white cotton (?) lining around waist and for pockets Manufacturer: Virginia Polytechnic Institute Uniform Department, Blacksburg VA Donor: Condition: fair, stitching in blouse liner is undone in a few places, three buttons on inside of collar missing (center one replaced with a white plastic button), looks as if a metal was ripped off...
Dates: n.d.

Blue Blouse and Trousers,

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Textile-1993-018
Scope and Content Item: blue blouse and trousers Date: 1960’s Uniform left in the military department. Received 25 September 1975, note attached says Trapp 1960.BLUE BLOUSE Color: navy blue/black lining Material: [wool blend] [satin] lining Manufacturer: Blacksburg VA: Virginia Polytechnic Institute Uniform Department Condition: Holes in collar where gold pins had been, stitching left in the inside back of the collar where button had been. Holes in the back of lower sleeve underneath black...
Dates: 1960s

Filtered By

  • Names: Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970) X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
University History 208
Faculty and staff 99
Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 82
University Archives 78
Blacksburg (Va.) 67
∨ more
Montgomery County (Va.) 67
Students and alumni 56
Maps (documents) 39
Virginia -- Maps 37
Science and Technology 28
Women -- History 19
Photographs 12
World War, 1939-1945 8
Agricultural extension work 7
Medal of Honor 6
Record Group 2 5
Record Group 3 5
Agriculture 4
Civil War 4
Correspondence 4
Railroad 4
Textiles (visual works) 4
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 4
Architects 3
Education, Higher 3
History of Food and Drink 3
Memorabilia 3
Oral histories (literary works) 3
Physics 3
Record Group 4 3
Record Group 5 3
Architectural drawings (visual works) 2
Architecture (discipline) 2
Architecture -- Study and teaching 2
Archives of American Aerospace Exploration (AAAE) 2
Authors, American -- 20th century 2
Food Technology and Production 2
Korean War, 1950-1953 2
Music 2
Musical groups 2
Physicists 2
Posters 2
Record Group 1 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University -- Dances 2
4-H clubs 1
Administrative records 1
Aeronautical engineers 1
Aerospace engineers 1
African Americans -- History 1
Agricultural engineering 1
Agriculture -- Brazil 1
Airplanes 1
Airports 1
American Literature -- Virginia 1
Ann Hertzler Children's Cookbooks and Nutrition Literature Collection 1
Architects -- Virginia 1
Architectural drawing -- 20th century 1
Architecture -- Computer-aided design 1
Artifacts (object genre) 1
Authors, English -- 20th century 1
Blueprints (reprographic copies) 1
Botany 1
Chemical engineering 1
City planning 1
Constitutions -- United States 1
Constitutions -- United States -- States 1
Diaries 1
Economics 1
Ephemera 1
FORTRAN (Computer program language) 1
Football 1
Geology 1
Heraldry 1
Home demonstration work -- Virginia 1
Home economics 1
Horticulture 1
Letters 1
Mathematics 1
Nuclear energy 1
Nuclear propulsion 1
Nuclear reactors 1
Nuclear ships 1
Nutrition 1
Ornithology 1
Political science 1
Politicians -- United States 1
Popular culture -- United States 1
Religion 1
Savannah (Nuclear ship) 1
Sketches 1
United States -- National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics -- Officials and employees 1
United States -- National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Officials and employees 1
Virginia 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University -- Memorial Carillon 1
Virginia, Southwest 1
World War, 1914-1918 1
+ ∧ less
 
Language
French 1
 
Names
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 115
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 104
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1944-1970) 13
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1896) 11
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1896-1944) 8
∨ more
Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 7
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Corps of Cadets 6
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Alumni Association 6
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 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
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 Agricultural Experiment Station 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 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
Beazley, W. R. 1
Bechanan, H. Gordon 1
Begg, R. B. H. (Robert Burns Haldane), 1880-1965 1
Belz, Robert Armstrong 1
Blacksburg (Va.). Town Council 1
Blackwell, Jacquelyn Butler 1
Brandt, Warren William, 1923-2017 1
Burchard, Charles, 1913-1990 1
Burruss, Julian Ashby, 1876-1947 1
Butterworth, J. M. 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
Cochran, Edward 1
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
Fabian, G. Craig 1
Farrier, Pence 1
Feldenheimer, Melvin 1
+ ∧ less