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Louis O'Shaughnessy Letters

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1993-010
Abstract

The collection contains 1903 to 1905 letters from Louis O'Shaughnessy to his future wife, Ida Surface, and one letter from O'Shaughnessy to G. T. Surface.

Dates: 1903 - 1905

Bernard L. Parsons Papers and Photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Ms-1992-053
Scope and Contents

Collection includes pamphlets, books and reports relating to soil erosion, land drainage, and other agricultural issues.

Dates: 1918 - 1942

William MacFarland Patton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1954-001
Abstract

This collection contains papers of William MacFarland Patton, civil engineer and professor at Virginia Agricultural & Mechanical College (now Virginia Tech). It includes a partial draft of Patton's book, A Practical Treatise on Foundations and draft of an unpublished textbook on civil engineering, together with patent documentation for two inventions.

Dates: 1893, 1896, n.d.

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

Records of the Department of Philosophy and Religion and Department of Religion and Culture

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-15-21
Abstract The Department of Philosophy and Religion was formed in 1955, splitting into the departments of Philosophy and of Religion in 1983. The latter became the Religious Studies Program in 1994-1995, then the Department of Religion and Culture in 2009. This collection contains the records of these departments from 1960-2016. Materials include five-year departmental reviews, research, degree and grant proposals, course offerings, newletters, information on guest speakers and faculty members, and...
Dates: 1960 - 2016

H. L. Phlegar Report of Scholarship

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2023-050
Abstract

The H. L. Phlegar Report of Scholarship is a report card for Phlegar from Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College in October 1882. The report is signed by V. E. Shephard, secretary of the faculty at the college.

Dates: 1882

Dan H. Pletta Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1982-006
Abstract

The Dan H. Pletta Papers 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. Pletta (1903-1996) was professor of Engineering Science and Mechanics at Virginia Tech (1932-1972) and department head from 1958-1970.

Dates: 1942 - 1996

Harvey Lee Price Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1975-001
Abstract

The Harvey Lee Price Papers contain handwritten notes and genealogies of various Montgomery County families which Price used to write his four volume series Outlines of Montgomery County Families. Also included are Price's subject files on the county and Virginia and his diplomas from VPI.

Dates: 1853, 1898, 1900, 1927-1949, n.d.

Lingan S. Randolph Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1979-007
Abstract

The Lingan S. Randolph Papers includes papers with specifications for the details of labor and materials for the installation of a steam heating system at Sweet Briar Institute, Amherst, Virginia.

Dates: undated

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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Women -- History 13
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 5
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Ann Hertzler Children's Cookbooks and Nutrition Literature Collection 1
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970) 98
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 90
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 76
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1896) 15
Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 5
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Arts and Sciences (1970-2003) 5
McBryde, John McLaren, 1841-1923 4
Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station 4
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Department of Philosophy and Religion 4
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. College of Architecture 4
Brown, Ralph Minthorne, 1878-1958 3
Hutcheson, John Redd, 1886-1962 3
Lavery, William Edward 3
Miles, Clarence Paul, 1879-1966 3
Newman, Walter S. (Walter Stephenson), 1895-1978 3
O'Shaughnessy, Louis 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture and Urban Studies (1978-2022) 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Education (1971-1996) 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Department of Religion and Culture 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Board of Visitors 3
Alwood, William Bradford, 1859-1946 2
Bailey, Ilena M. 2
Drinkard, Alfred Washington, Jr. 2
Fenne, Sanford Bernell, 1903-1978 2
Finch, Adam T., 1872-1933 2
Frazer, George Preston 2
Hahn, T. Marshall, Jr. (Thomas Marshall), 1926-2016 2
Krebs, Alfred H. 2
Massey, A. B. (Arthur Ballard) 2
Radford College 2
Rasche, M. W. (Mary W.) 2
Robb, Seymour, 1901-1961 2
Shackelford, George Green, 1921-2010 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Board of Visitors 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture (1974-1978) 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Engineering (1964-) 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Liberal Arts & Human Sciences 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Learning Resources Center 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Office of the President 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Office of the Provost 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. University Libraries 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Office of Vice-President of Academic Affairs 2
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine (1980-present) 2
Williams, John Edward, 1867-1943 2
Albert, John Joseph, 1935-1978 1
Alexander, Samuel Adam, 1941- 1
Babineau, David E. 1
Baldwin, Robert E. 1
Barringer, Paul B. 1
Bauer, Henry H. 1
Bechanan, H. Gordon 1
Begg, R. B. H. (Robert Burns Haldane), 1880-1965 1
Belser, Karl J., 1902-1972 1
Blackwell, Jacquelyn Butler 1
Blecher, Freda 1
Blecher, Marvin 1
Bliznakov, Milka T., 1927-2010 1
Bluefield College (Bluefield, Va.) 1
Blythe, Erv 1
Bocock, Thomas S., 1815-1891 1
Bozovaisky, Luben Spasoff, 1912-1990 1
Brandt, Warren William, 1923-2017 1
Brooke, Henry 1
Burchard, Charles, 1913-1990 1
Burruss, Julian Ashby, 1876-1947 1
Carper(?), Marie E. 1
Carter, Dean, 1922-2013 1
Carter, Elaine D. 1
Castleman, John Rolfe , 1895-1983 1
Charles E. Vawter family 1
Christian, George L. 1
Collins, George 1
Conrad, Thomas Nelson 1
Cooke, C. Ernest (Charles Ernest), 1898-1975 1
Cooper, Byron Nelson, 1912-1971 1
Counselman, J. S. (John Sanders) 1
Cowgill, Clinton Harriman, 1890-1975 1
Currie, Leonard J. (Leonard James), 1913-1996 1
Darnton, Donald C. 1
Davis, Marva Lajeune Felder Carter 1
Drake, Charles Roy, 1918- 1
Duerr, William A. (William Allen), 1911-2002 1
Eastman, Ann Heidbreder 1
Edgemont Farm 1
Eggleston, J. D. (Joseph Dupuy), 1867-1953 1
Elarth, Herschel Anderson, 1907-1988 1
Elliot, Alma P. 1
Elliott, Jean 1
Farrier, Paul H. (Paul Henry), b.1894 1
Farrier, Pence 1
Fine, Elizabeth 1
Fishwick, Marshall William, 1923-2006 1
Flood, Kate 1
Fox, Joseph A., 1934- 1
Foy, Chester L., 1928- 1
French, C. Clement (Charles Clement), 1901-1988 1
Fulcher, Victoria 1
Furr, Guy Littleton, 1895-1977 1
Garnett, William E. (William Edward), 1885-1970 1
Gherman, Paul M. 1
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