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Knights of Pythias Badge
This collection includes a parade badge for Knights of Pythias, a fraternal organization in Richmond, Virginia.
Earl Palmer Appalachian Photograph and Artifact Collection
This collection contains the photographs of Earl Palmer, an award-winning photographer from Cambria, Virginia, whose work depicted the landscape and traditional culture of rural Appalachia in Kentucky, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. Materials date frome 1880 to 1989, but are primarily from the 1940s to the 1970s. The collection is divided among the following series: photographs, duplicate photographs, written materials, oversize photographs, and artifacts.
Political Buttons Collection
This collection contains five American politcal buttons from the first half of the 20th century, primarily during World War I. The collection contains a button from the Liberty Loan of 1917, a button from the United War Work Campaign (1918), a button from the Fourth Liberty Loan (1918), a button from the Virginia Council of Defense (ca. 1917-1918), and a U. S. Senate campaign button supporting Harry Byrd (1940).
VPI Dog Doll
The VPI Dog Doll is a maroon doll with the letters "VPI" on its side in orange.
- Subject: Artifacts (object genre) X
- African Americans -- History 1
- Folk, historical, and patent medicine 1
- Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 1
- Montgomery County (Va.) 1
- Photographs 1
- Richmond (Va.) 1
- Traditional medicine 1
- University History 1
- World War, 1914-1918 1 + ∧ less
- Knights of Pythias 1
- Palmer, Earl, 1905-1996 1
- Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970) 1