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Solitude Photographs and Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1993-024
Abstract

This collection contains photographs, newspaper clippings, and several other papers containing information about Solitude, the oldest building on the Virginia Tech campus in Blacksburg, Virginia.

Dates: ca. 1960s-1980s

Street Map and Guide to Blacksburg, Virginia

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0269
Abstract

Map shows streets of Blacksburg, Virginia, with local businesses advertised around the border. Document also contains index for main buildings of VPI.

Dates: 1956

Leland B. Tate Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1956-004
Abstract

The collection contains newspaper clippings relating to industrial and economic development in the New River Valley, with an emphasis on the Radford Army Ammunition Plant, together with studies titled "Facts About the Blacksburg Community" and "Some Facts About Virginia's People."

Dates: 1940-[1955?], n.d.

The Virginia Polytechnic Institute and a Proposed State Reservation and Circuit Drive to Include Smithfield and Preston Cemetery

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0340
Abstract

Map shows proposals for roads and reservation on the VPI campus. The reverse contains some hand-written notes. Accompanied by a photostatic copy.

Dates: 1925

Clarence Trent Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1985-010
Scope and Contents

The Trent papers contain materials dealing with his activities in the ASME, the Lutheran Campus Ministry at VPI, and engineering education. Further biographical information on Trent may be found in Folder 1 and 27, the latter of which deals with the Distinguished Alumnus Certificate which Bluefield College awarded him in 1986.

Dates: 1958 - 1991

Va Polytechnic Institute Abattoir and Piggery (Plans and Elevations)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0355
Abstract

Document shows the Abattoir and Piggery plans and elevations at VPI, circa 1902.

Dates: ca. 1902

Records of the Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-25-01
Abstract The Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station (VAES) was established in 1886 by an act of the Virginia General Assembly and funded by the federal Hatch Act of 1887 for the purpose of providing practical and useful information on agricultural and scientific subjects. The collection includes 114 surveys books for ten counties in Virginia from 1931 through 1940, as well as files dated 1903-1947 of weather reports, annual reports of investigations of the field laboratories, and a large amount of...
Dates: 1903 - 1947

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Postal Card Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2002-025
Abstract

This collection includes eighty postcards. Dated cards range from 1906 through 1995, but many cards are not dated. Cards depict various subjects including campus views, campus buildings, football, Corps of Cadets, and Blacksburg views. Some of the postcards are postmarked and addressed to recipients, while some are blank.

Dates: 1906-1995, undated

Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, Virginia

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0321
Abstract

Map shows VPI, with hand-colored coded locations, though the colors' meanings are not explicated on the map.

Dates: 1946

[Virginia Polytechnic Institute Campus]

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0342
Abstract

Map shows the CPI campus circa 1938/1939.

Dates: ca. 1938/1939

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Blacksburg (Va.) 66
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Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 29
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 26
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1896) 5
Smithfield Plantation House (Blacksburg, Va.) 4
Vandenberg, H. P. C. 3
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Carneal and Johnston (Richmond, Va.) 2
Drinkard, Alfred Washington, Jr. 2
Foster, A. G. 2
Hutcheson, John Redd, 1886-1962 2
Preston family (Montgomery County, Va.) 2
Price, Harvey Lee, 1874-1951 2
Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station 2
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1896-1944) 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Corps of Cadets 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1944-1970) 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
Association for the Advancement of Engineering 1
Blacksburg (Va.). Town Council 1
Brown, Ralph Minthorne, 1878-1958 1
Chamber music series (Blacksburg, Va.) 1
Claytor, W. Graham (William Graham), 1886-1971 1
Cooper, Byron Nelson, 1912-1971 1
Currie, Leonard J. (Leonard James), 1913-1996 1
Edgemont Farm 1
Evans, Almirall and Co 1
Frazer, George Preston 1
Garnett, William E. (William Edward), 1885-1970 1
Gehrken, G. A. 1
Henley, Bernard J. 1
Hill, Henry Harris, 1880-1954 1
Holden, Roy Jay, 1870-1945 1
Hutcheson, Eleanor Parrott 1
Hutcheson, T. B. (Thomas Barksdale), 1882-1950 1
John R. Hutcheson family 1
Johnson, William Martin, 1904-1991 1
Lancaster, Lucy Lee, 1905-1989 1
Livesay, E. A. 1
Manning, Warren H. (Warren Henry), 1860-1938 1
McCombs, Dorothy F., 1923-1990 1
McGauhey, P. H. (Percy Harold) 1
Michael, Rudolph Dixon, 1904-1994 1
Murray, John, 1909-2002 1
Pierce, Tom J. (Realtor) 1
Powell, J. Dalrymple 1
Price family 1
Price, William Conway 1
Radford Army Ammunition Plant (U.S.) 1
Robinson, Russell Moore 1
Sanders, Harry W. (Harry Warinner), 1895-1984 1
Shackelford, George Green, 1921-2010 1
Sibold, Carrie T. (Carrie Taylor), 1904-1990 1
Sibold, Chloe M., 1899-1976 1
Sibold, Nannie V. (Nannie Virginia), 1897-1957 1
Sibold, Thomas W. (Thomas William), 1909-1930 1
Solitude (Blacksburg, Va. : Historic building) 1
Tate, Leland B., 1905-1999 1
Trenor, H. M. 1
Trent, Clarence E. (Clarence Elmore), 1904-1991 1
Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 1
Virginia Engineering Experiment Station 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Campus Planning, Space and Real Estate. Office of the University Architect 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture (1974-1978) 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture and Urban Studies (1978-2022) 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Department of Civil Engineering 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Research Division 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. University Libraries 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Alumni Association 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Board of Visitors 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. College of Architecture 1
Virginia Tech Union 1
Virginia Truck Experiment Station (1907-1967) 1
Will, Erwin Hoge, 1900-1989 1
Wiss, Henry H. 1
Worley, Charles S., Jr. 1
Yates, Anne Hayden Price, 1939- 1
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