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The collection consists of one postcard of Notre-Dame from Sherwood Anderson to Bert and Clara Dickenson and a photograph of Sherwood Anderson and Bert Dickenson in Florida with a line of fish in between the two men.
The Cocktail Ephemera Collection is a collection that was created in 2013. The collection consists of materials in a variety of formats (i.e., postcards, pamphlets, and adverstising ephemera) relating to the history of the cocktails, spirits, and wine, dating from the about the 1870s to the present.
The Culinary Ephemera Collection was established in 2013. The collection consists of materials in a variety of formats (postcards, menus, children's activities, advertising pamphlets, and more) that relate to food, nutrition, and medicine, dating from the early 19th century to the present.
The Robert Edward Minshall Papers, 1909-1913, contains photographs, postcards, and programs from Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Minshall graduated from VPI in 1913 and taught civil engineering at Penn State.
The Natural Tunnel, Scott County, Virginia, Collection consists of a wood postcard printed with a sketch of the tunnel. On the back is a message to Mrs. Chaz Etter in Rural Retreat, Virginia. The photocopy of a sketch of Natural Tunnel comes from a book by William Cullen Bryant and Oliver Bell Bunce, originally published in 1872.
The Alice Ross Ephemera Collection includes more than 2,000 pieces of ephemera related to food & culinary history, advertising/marketing, food production, agriculture, holidays and celebrations, and domestic culture, dating from the mid-19th to the mid/late 20th century.
The collection consists of 33 postcards and 8 photos, from World Wars I and II.
- Subject: Postcards X
- Advertisements 4
- Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 4
- Advertising cards 3
- Ephemera 3
- History of Food and Drink 3
- Photographs 3
- University History 3
- Correspondence 2
- Folk, historical, and patent medicine 2
- Food Technology and Production 2
- Montgomery County (Va.) 2
- Nutrition 2
- Pamphlets 2
- Patent medicines 2
- Trade cards 2
- World War, 1939-1945 2
- Agriculture 1
- Ann Hertzler Children's Cookbooks and Nutrition Literature Collection 1
- Beer 1
- Children -- Nutrition 1
- Cocktail History Collection 1
- Cocktails -- History 1
- Confederate States of America 1
- Culinary pamphlets 1
- Football 1
- Games 1
- Health 1
- Medicine 1
- Menus 1
- Natural Tunnel (Va.) 1
- Natural Tunnel State Park (Va.) 1
- Photography 1
- Programs (documents) 1
- Puzzles and games 1
- Religion 1
- Students and alumni 1
- Wine and wine making 1
- World War, 1914-1918 1 + ∧ less
- Anderson, Sherwood (Sherwood Berton), 1876-1941 1
- Ross, Alice, 1930- 1
- Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 1