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April 16, 2007 Community Photograph Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2013-022
Abstract

A collection of 41 framed photographs having to do with the aftermath of the April 16, 2007 shootings. Photographers were community members who submitted images to be considered for an exhibition at Squires' Perspective Gallery in April 2008. Collection also includes additional digital images not framed for the show.

Dates: 2007 - 2008

Atlas Flour Mills [Milwaukee, Wisconsin] Cabinet Cards

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2017-051
Abstract

The collection contains a series of cabinet card advertisements for the Altas Flour Mills of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, probably from the early part of the 20th century.

Dates: likely early 20th century

Avery-Abex Metallurgical Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1995-025
Abstract The American Brake Shoe (later Abex) Company was formed in 1902 from the merger of five smaller foundries that specialized in railroad brake shoes, castings and forging, as well as hydraulic equipment. The research laboratory, known as the Mahwah Research Center, from which the collection is drawn, did applied industrial research, but was closed in 1990. Howard Avery (1906-1996), VPI graduate (B.Sc. MinE 1927, M.Sc. MinE 1928), was one of the center’s leading research metallurgists....
Dates: c. 1920s-1987

Dale Belcher Photographs

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Ms-1997-021
Scope and Contents

Photographer of Floyd County, Virginia. Black & white photographs of scenes in Floyd, Lee, Montgomery, Patrick, and Scott counties, Virginia, and scenes in Kentucky and West Virginia, depicting the traditional culture of mountain people.

Dates: 1987 - 1994

Byllesby, Virginia, Dam Construction Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2019-028
Abstract

The Byllesby, Virginia, Dam Construction Photograph Album contains 110 silver gelatin prints in a black photograph album that documents the step-by-step construction of the Byllesby dam and associated power generating structures on the in Carroll County, Virginia in the Blue Ridge Mountains.

Dates: undated

Krasimira Choneva Architectural Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2007-003
Abstract

The Krasimira Choneva Architectural Collection includes conceptual and working drawings as well as supporting documents for six projects. The projects range in date from 1958-1997 and were all designed and completed in Bulgaria by Krasimina Choneva. The collection also includes one biographical sketch written by Choneva herself as well as an additional biography written by Milka Bliznakov in 2007.

Dates: 1958 - 1997

Civilian Conservation Corps and Family Photograph Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2013-073
Abstract

The collection includes CCC photographs from camps (at least some are in Virginia), as well as a number of family photographs. Most items are not dated, but some images come from the 1920s and 1930s.

Dates: 1925, 1936, n.d.

Danville Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2021-015
Abstract

This collection contains a series of photographs of the doctors and nurses from a hospital in Danville, Virginia, during the 1930s. The hospital is most likely the Memorial Hospital or Community Hospital.

Dates: ca. 1930s

Earl Palmer Appalachian Photograph and Artifact Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1989-025
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1880 - 1989

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Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970) 12
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 12
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 10
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1896) 5
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1896-1944) 3
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Corps of Cadets 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1944-1970) 3
Norfolk and Western Railroad Company (1881-1896) 2
Norfolk and Western Railway Company (1896-1982) 2
Air Reduction Company (1915-1971) 1
American Brake Shoe Company 1
Anderson, Eleanor Copenhaver, 1896-1985 1
Anderson, Robert Lane, 1907-1951 1
Anderson, Sherwood (Sherwood Berton), 1876-1941 1
Atlas Flour Mills (Milwaukee, WI) 1
Avery, Howard S. (Howard Shaeffer), 1906-1996 1
Baber, Jerry 1
Belcher, Dale 1
Browder, Richard 1
Campbell, Anne Judkins 1
Choneva, Krasimira 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Cowan, , Margaret Kent, 1905-1992 1
Criag, Helen 1
Design Collaborative (1970-?) 1
Eleanore Pettersen Associates 1
Gale, Charlotte D. 1
Griffiths, Rick 1
Harris, William Gideon 1
Hoekzema, Abbey 1
Holland, Angie 1
Huddle family 1
Huddle, Charles, Jr. 1
Huddle, Charles, Sr. 1
Huddle, Royall 1
Ivanhoe Furnace Company 1
Ivanhoe Mining and Smelting Corporation 1
Kentland Farm 1
Kline, John 1
Lancaster, Lucy Lee, 1905-1989 1
Lankes, Julius J., 1884-1960 1
Leech, Preston 1
Libby Prison 1
Liddle, Nelson 1
Mahone, Sarah 1
McCormick, John 1
McMurran, S. M. (Stockton Mosby), 1887-1920 1
Memorial Hospital (Danville, Va.) 1
Merrey, Caroline 1
Moore, Robert G., 1898-1927 1
National Carbide Company 1
Palmer, Earl, 1905- 1
Petersen, Kim 1
Pettersen, Eleanore, 1916-2003 1
Porter, J. C. 1
Reid, Jeff 1
Reid, Kristine 1
Rich, Miriam 1
Riggs, Tammy 1
Rupp, Sigrid Lorenzen, 1943-2004 1
Solesbee, Jessica 1
Squires, Arthur M., 1916- 1
Stanley, Laura 1
Tartaro, Mary 1
Taylor, Welford Dunaway 1
Temple, Harry Downing 1
United States. Army. Air Corps (1926-1942) 1
Virginia Cooperative Extension (1995-) 1
Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Office of University Relations 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Public Relations/Information Services 1
Whitley, O. Gaines, Sr. 1
Wiss, Henry H. 1
Worley, Charles S., Jr. 1
Worner, Scott 1
Wright, Daniel E. 1
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 1
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