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A New and Accurate Map of the County of Patrick, Virginia

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0198
Abstract

Color map shows Patrick County, Virginia, focusing on the roads of the county, with an inset map of the town of Stuart, and indicating such attractions as churches, schoolhouses, and mills.

Dates: 1976

A New Map of Virginia, Maryland, and the Improved Parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey (reproduction)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0012
Abstract

Facsimile production date unclear.

Dates: 1719

A New Map of Virginia, with its Canals, Roads and Distances.

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0039
Abstract

Map contains markings signifying various canals, railroads, and roads, with distances marked occassionally. Additionally, map displays major steamboat routes, as welll as a profile of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal. Map is hand-colored.

Dates: 1846

A Portion of the Duck Pond and Stroubles Creek Area, V.P.I. and S.U. Campus

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0312
Abstract

Map shows the Duck Pond and Stroubles Creek on the campus of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. It includes the topography of the area, as well as a legend for the map.

Dates: 1980

A Portion of the Duck Pond and Stroubles Creek Area, V.P.I. and S.U. Campus

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0313
Abstract

Map shows the Duck Pond and Stroubles Creek on the campus of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. It includes the topography of the area, as well as a legend for the map.

Dates: 1980

A Portion of the Duck Pond and Stroubles Creek Area, V.P.I. and S.U. Campus

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0322
Abstract

Map shows the Duck Pond and Stroubles Creek on the campus of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. It includes the topography of the area, as well as a legend for the map.

Dates: 1980

A Settlement Map of Franklin County, Virginia, giving the Names and Locations of Many of the Early Settlers from 1786 to 1886

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0229
Abstract

Historical map of Franklin County, Virginia, is surrounded by historical notes and bordered by names of significant historical figures.

Dates: 1976

A Settlement Map of Wythe County, Virginia, Giving the Names and Locations of Many of the Early Adventurers in the Territory from 1745 to 1858 (historical map) (2 copies)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0182
Abstract

This historical map of Wythe County, Virginia, was compiled from maps, historical records, and traditions by J. R. Hildebrand. It contains a brief history of the county surrounding the map, and on the map are identified locations for incidents of historical interest. The map is bordered by a list of names of men who, presumably, lived in the county. The bottom left corner contains a map of smaller scale, so one can find Wythe County in wouthwestern Virginia.

Dates: 1974

A Survey of the Northern Neck of Virginia (reproduction)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0036
Abstract

Full title reads: "A Survey of the Northern Neck of Virginia, Being the Lands Belonging to the Rt. Honorable Thomas Lord Fairfax Baron Cameron, Bounded by and Within the Bay of Chesapoyocke and Between the Rivers Rappahannock and Potowmack with: The Courses of the Rivers Rappahannock and Potowmack, in Virginia as Surveyed According to Order in the Years 1736 and 1737." Facsimile numbered, certified, and dated.

Dates: 1737

Brian Ackler Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ms-1990-047
Scope and Contents

Graduate of Virginia Tech (1971), and one of the founders and editors of Alice, a Blacksburg, Virginia, underground newspaper. Collection consists of issues of Alice (1968-1971); a tape recording of a student reply to a University radio program about student unrest; and a paper written by Ackler, "Alice: the Study of a Free Press."

Dates: 1968 - 1971

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Maps (documents) 389
Montgomery County (Va.) 376
Virginia -- Maps 361
Blacksburg (Va.) 260
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Civil War 147
Women -- History 108
University History 73
Railroad 53
Wythe County (Va.) 39
Faculty 36
Roanoke (Va.) 25
University Archives 25
Pulaski County (Va.) 24
Science and Technology 24
Account books 22
Photographs 22
Christiansburg (Va.) 20
Virginia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimilies 19
Carroll County (Va.) 18
Folk, historical, and patent medicine 18
History of Food and Drink 18
Virginia, Southwest 16
Coal mines and mining 15
Correspondence 15
Giles County (Va.) 15
Radford (Va.) 14
Medicine 13
Oral histories (literary works) 13
Roanoke County (Va.) 13
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Virginia -- History 12
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Slavery -- United States 8
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Wise County (Va.) 3
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Architects -- Virginia 2
Architectural drawings (visual works) 2
Authors, American -- 20th century 2
Bedford County (Va.) 2
Campbell County (Va.) 2
Cloyds Mountain, Battle of, Va., 1864 2
Coal Strike, W. Va., 1920-1921 2
Confederate States of America 2
Education, Secondary 2
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Franklin County (Va.) 2
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970) 80
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 61
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 60
Geological Survey (U.S.) 47
Commonwealth of Virginia. Department of Highways 29
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Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1896) 21
Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899 11
Bureau of the Census 10
Norfolk and Western Railroad Company (1881-1896) 10
Murrill, A. 9
Hildebrand, J. R. 8
Preston family (Montgomery County, Va.) 8
Smithfield Plantation House (Blacksburg, Va.) 8
Nirenstein's National Realty Map Company 7
Norfolk and Western Railway Company (1896-1982) 7
Bien, Morris, 1859- 6
Gannett, Henry, 1846-1914 6
Historic Urban Plans (Firm) 6
Preston, John, 1764-1827 6
Thompson, Gilbert, 1839-1909 6
United States. War Department. Corps of Engineers 6
Appalachian Electric Power Company (1926-1958) 5
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 5
Boyd, Charles Rufus, 1841-1903 5
Hotel Roanoke 5
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868 5
O.W. Gray & Son 5
Roanoke Historical Society 5
Virginia. State Highway Commission 5
Anderson, Sherwood (Sherwood Berton), 1876-1941 4
Chace, George 4
Chace, Jacob 4
Everett Waddey Company 4
Foster, A. G. 4
Ireland, E. I. 4
Kent family 4
Michie, P. S. 4
Preston, William, 1729-1783 4
Smith, George Otis, 1871-1944 4
Smithey & Boynton, Architects and Engineers (1935-1992) (Roanoke, Va.) 4
Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company (Roanoke, Va.) 4
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1896-1944) 4
Virginian Railway 4
Wall, W. F. 4
A. Hoen & Co. 3
American Publishing Co. (Milwaukee, Wis.) 3
Appalachian Trail Conference (1993-2005) 3
Beyer, Edward, 1820-1865 3
Black, Harvey, 1827-1888 3
Calver, James L. 3
Chester, W. 3
Conway, Julia Ellen Thomas, 1848-1916 3
Conway, William Buchanan, 1845-1920 3
Dwight, C. S. 3
Fletcher, L. C. 3
Gamble, W. H. (William H.) 3
Gannett, Samuel S. (Samuel Stinson), 1861-1939 3
Geological Survey. Water Resources Division (U.S.) 3
Gilmer, Jeremy Francis, 1818-1883 3
Hall, Childress 3
Hall, W. J. 3
Lankes, Julius J., 1884-1960 3
Manning, Warren H. (Warren Henry), 1860-1938 3
McGill, William M. 3
McKinley, W. K. 3
Payne, John Barton, 1855-1935 3
Pike, Albert 3
Preston, Francis, 1765-1835 3
Preston, Susanna Smith, 1740-1823 3
Preston, William Ballard, 1805-1862 3
Price family 3
Price, Harvey Lee, 1874-1951 3
Radford Land and Improvement Company 3
Rand McNally and Company 3
Richmond Civil War Centennial Committee 3
Sanborn-Perris Map Co. 3
Tyler, James Hoge, 1846-1925 3
United States. Department of Agriculture 3
United States. Government Printing Office 3
Vandenberg, H. P. C. 3
Wilson, James Harrison, 1837-1925 3
Worley, Charles S., Jr. 3
Yeates, Chas. M. 3
Adams Express Company (1854-2015) 2
Anderson, Eleanor Copenhaver, 1896-1985 2
Appalachian Power Company 2
Archer, S. R. 2
Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities (APVA) (1889-2009) 2
Barnard, E. C. (Edward Chester), 1863-1921 2
Bevan, Arthur, 1888-1968 2
Blacksburg (Va.). Town Council 2
Blacksburg Colored Graveyard Association 2
Blacksburg Engineering Dept 2
Blacksburg Woman’s Club (Blacksburg, Va.) 2
Blunt, E. 2
Bodell, Dorothy H., 1931- 2
Boynton, Henry B., 1899-1991 2
Braxton, Carter 2
Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry), 1826-1899 2
Christiansburg Industrial Institute 2
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