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Curtis W. Roane History of Plant Pathology in Virginia and Biographies of Plant Pathologists Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ms-1999-008
Scope and Contents Collection consists of "A History of Plant Pathology in Virginia" and biographies of individual plant pathologists written by Professor Emeritus Curtis W. Roane from the Department of Plant Pathology at Virginia Tech. The history covers the period from 1888-1974 and is divided into eras: "The Pre-Alwood Era," "The Alwood Era (1888-1904)," "The Reed Era (1908-1915)," "The Fromme Era (1915-28)," "The Wingard Era (1928-1964)," "The Couch Era (1965-74)," "The Foy Era, (July 1, 1974 to August 30,...
Dates: 1993 - 1999

John E. Duberg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1990-056
Scope and Contents Aeronautical engineer, NASA administrator. Received B.S. at Manhattan College (1938); M.S., Virginia Tech (1940); Ph.D. in Structural Engineering, University of Illinois (1948). Aeronautical research scientist, National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (1943-46 and 1948-1952); research engineer, Standard Oil Company (1948); chief, structural research division, NACA (1952-1956); research engineer, Aeroneutronics Systems (1956-1957); professor of structural engineering, University of...
Dates: 1940 - 1980

Irving J. Good Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1982-018
Abstract

The Irving J. Good Papers, 1925-2004, consist of thirty-six bound volumes of photocopied articles reviews, interviews, correspondence, and lectures, created and complied by Good, a British mathematician and codebreaker during WWII, and Emeritus University Distinguished Professor at Virginia Tech. The collection also includes research notes, bibliographies of works, and correspondence.

Dates: 1925 - 2004

Roy Jay Holden Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1982-014
Abstract

This collection contains papers include field notes, charts and maps, and geological surveys and research results, covering the history of mineralogy and geology, especially in Virginia.

Dates: 1904 - 1945

Frank Horsfall, Jr., Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1992-040
Abstract

This collection includes the papers of Virginia Tech professor of horticulture Frank Horsfall, Jr., including his thesis and dissertation, awards and honors, writings, and materials on his interests in barbed wire and primitive tools.

Dates: 1917 - 1973

Robert E. Hussey Notebooks

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1955-004
Abstract

The Robert E. Hussey Notebooks, 1928-1937, n.d., contain three research report notebooks, which includes chemistry notes with papers and samples interleafed between the pages. The notebooks primarily date to Hussey's tenure as a professor in chemistry at Virginia Polytechnic Institute from 1925 to his retirement in 1960.

Dates: 1928-1937, n.d.

Henry Morgan Jacocks Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1992-008
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of Henry Morgan Jacocks, graduate of Virginia Tech (class of 1900), assistant superintendent at Mathieson Alkali Works (Saltville, Virginia), independent businessman, and Virginia State Highway Department employee. Correspondence, trade catalogs, instructional booklets, blueprints, and drawings from Jacocks' years at Mathieson Alkali Works. Also includes a set of drafting standards for the Virginia Bridge and Iron Company and several photographs.

Dates: 1898 - 1919

William Martin Johnson Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1982-017
Abstract

The papers in this collection include both personal and professional correspondence, ranging from November 1931 to March 1977. Johnson wrote to representatives at Public Works, American Society of Civil Engineers, the Department of Architectural Engineering at Virginia Polytechnic Institute, and the War Assets Administration, among others.

Dates: 1937 - 1968

Henry J. Kelley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1988-021
Abstract

The Henry J. Kelley Papers include correspondence, notes, drafts and offprints of publications, teaching materials, and research reports from 1948-1988.

Dates: 1948 - 1988

Kendall W. King Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2002-002
Abstract

The Kendall W. King (1926-1990) Papers span the years 1959 to 2000 (bulk 1960-1979) The collection includes materials on cellulase, Mothercraft Centers,nutrition in Haiti, nutrition an meeting world food needs, and miscellaneous professional and personal papers.

Dates: 1959 - 2000

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Alexander, Samuel Adam, 1941- 1
Alford, William J., Jr., 1924-2010 1
Alwood, William Bradford, 1859-1946 1
American Brake Shoe Company 1
Appalachian Electric Power Company (1926-1958) 1
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Avery, Howard S. (Howard Shaeffer), 1906-1996 1
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Claytor, W. Graham (William Graham), 1886-1971 1
Collins, George 1
Cooper, Byron Nelson, 1912-1971 1
Drake, Charles Roy, 1918- 1
Drinkard, Alfred Washington, Jr. 1
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Elliot, Alma P. 1
Fenne, Sanford Bernell, 1903-1978 1
Fox, Joseph A., 1934- 1
Foy, Chester L., 1928- 1
Good, Irving John, 1924-2009 1
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Hatzios, Kriton K., 1949-2003 1
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Hickey, Kenneth D. 1
Holden, Roy Jay, 1870-1945 1
Horsfall, Frank, Jr., 1903-1988 1
Hussey, Robert E. (Robert Elliot), 1888-1985 1
International Conference on High Energy Physics 1
Jacocks, Henry Morgan, 1878-1950 1
Jenkins, Wilbert Armande, 1905-1956 1
Johnson, William Martin 1
Kelley, Henry J., b.1926 1
King, Kendall W., 1926-1990 1
Komm, Dean A. 1
Kraft, Christopher C. 1
Krieger, Carl George, 1905-1979 1
LaParde, John Lovelace, 1906-1991 1
Lambe, Robert C., 1927- 1
Landis, John W. (John William), 1917-2013 1
Langley Aeronautical Laboratory 1
Lee, Claudius, 1872-1962 1
Lee, John A. N. 1
Litton, George W., 1910-1989 1
Lucas, James Burleigh, 1888-1955 1
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center (1973-) 1
Maher, Frank J. (Francis Joseph), 1915- 1
Manned Spacecraft Center (1961-1973) (U.S.) 1
Marshak, Robert E. (Robert Eugene), 1916-1992 1
McClintock, James Albertine 1
McWhorter, Frank Paden, 1896- 1
Miller, Lawrence Ingram, 1914-1996 1
Moore, Laurence D., 1937- 1
Morris, Henry M., 1918-2006 1
Mullins, Nicholas C. 1
Mullins, Robert Spencer, 1912- 1
Norris, Earle B. (Earle Bertram), 1882-1966 1
Pardue, Louis Arthur, 1900-1963 1
Parris, G. Keith 1
Patton, William MacFarland 1
Pinckard, Joseph Alexander, 1906- 1
Pletta, Dan H. 1
Polhamus, Edward C. (Edward Charles), 1923-2001 1
Priode, Carl Neel, 1898-1985 1
Pristou, Robert 1
Project Apollo (U.S.) 1
Project Gemini (U.S.) 1
Project Mercury (U.S.) 1
Randolph, James Robbins, 1891-1969 1
Randolph, Lingan S., Sr., 1859-1922 1
Reilly, John J. 1
Roane, Curtis W., 1921- 1
Roane, Martha Ann Kotila, 1921-1996 1
Rochester Conference on High Energy Nuclear Physics 1
Sanders, Harry W. (Harry Warinner), 1895-1984 1
Schneiderhan, John Felix, 1891-1974 1
Sebba, Felix, 1912-1989 1
Sipes, Roland Jay, 1936- 1
Skelly, John M., 1940- 1
Smart, Grover Cleveland, Jr., 1929- 1
Smyth, Ellison A. (Ellison Adger), 1863-1941 1
Squires, Arthur M., 1916- 1
Talbot, Richard B. (Richard Burritt), d. 1994 1
Thomas, Harvey E., 1890-1974 1
Threlkeld, William Logan, 1893-1988 1
Tillman, Ronald W. 1
Trent, Clarence E. (Clarence Elmore), 1904-1991 1
Troutman, Joseph L. 1
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