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Drum Major's Mace

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Artifact-003
Scope and Contents

Drum major's mace used at Virginia Tech. Approximately three feet long, wrapped in orange and maroon ribbon.

Dates: 1917

William F. Drumeller, Jr., Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2013-007
Abstract

The William F. Drumeller, Jr., Collection, 1909-1991, includes Virginia Polytechnic Institute (VPI) publications, school papers (including notes and notebooks), ephemera, engineering publications and reports, correspondences, and photographs of Drumeller, a student and cadet at VPI from 1942-1943 and 1946-1949. Materials describe the railway and coal industries in West Virginia in the mid- to late twentieth century.

Dates: 1909 - 1991

Warren D. Drumheller Paper

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1963-004
Abstract

The collection consists of a paper, "A Storage Analog Computer to Solve Polynormal Equations," which won "Best Student Paper" for the Region 3 competition of the Institute of Electrical Engineers, Inc., in 1963.

Dates: 1963

Edgemont Farm Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2003-022
Abstract

The collection consists of Edgemont Farm record books, papers, and correspondence relating to the history, operations, and sale of Edgemont Farm in Halifax County, Virginia, and to the Barksdale and Hutcheson families, former owners of the farm. The collection includes correspondence between John R. Hutcheson and T. B. Hutcheson, Jr., as well as other correspondence of Thomas B. Hutcheson, Jr.; maps, correspondence, and Deed of Trust with David Barksdale regarding the sale of the farm.

Dates: 1925 - 1998

Herschel Gustave Anderson Elarth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1984-182
Abstract

The papers of Herschel G. A. Elarth, Virginia Tech professor of architecture, includes correspondence, subject files, class materials, photographs, printed materials, artwork, scrapbooks, and ephemera chronicling Elarth's personal life, teaching and military careers, private practice, and participation in various architectural organizations.

Dates: 1885 - 1988

Wilhelmina Van Ingen Elarth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1969-004
Abstract

A collection of correspondence, diaries, postcards, heirlooms, original artwork (including sketches attributed to Henry van Ingen), ancient Greek and pre-Columbian artificacts, and photographs from Wilhelmina van Ingen Elarth, a professor of art history and classical studies who taught at the University of Michigan, Wheaton College (Massachusetts), and the University of Manitoba.

Dates: 1862 - 1971

Records of the Faculty Senate

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-30-03
Abstract

This collection documents the work of the Faculty Senate from 1966 until 1995, including minutes, correspondence, constitutions and by-laws, and reports from the Senate president, committees, subcommittees, university commissions, and the Student Government Association. The Faculty Senate was founded in 1969 in order to "articulate faculty views on campus policies and procedures."

Dates: 1966 - 1995

Faculty/Staff Photograph Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Photographs-003
Abstract

The Faculty/Staff Photograph Collection at Special Collections consists of the photographs, portrait reproductions, and negatives of Virginia Tech employees, dating back to the 1890s.

Dates: c. 1890s-present

Paul H. Farrier Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2010-084
Abstract

This collection contains materials relating to Paul H. Farrier and his daughter Pence Farrier, a former Virginia Polytechnic Institute (VPI) Director of Admissions and a VPI alumnus, respectively, during the years of 1936 to 1970. Included are administrative papers such as business correspondence and admissions reports as well as general VPI memorabilia for campus events and activities, such as newspaper clippings, invitations, programs, and tickets.

Dates: 1936 - 1970

Melvin Feldenheimer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2008-083
Abstract

Melvin Feldenheimer graduated from the Virginia Tech in 1944. Collection consists of materials from Feldenheimer's time as a cadet at Virginia Tech. Also included is a recording from a 1946 performance of Mel Felton and the Southern Colonels, a dance band lead by Feldenheimer during his time as a student and following World War II the band reunited and toured the south.

Dates: 1940 - 1997

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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 104
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 99
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1944-1970) 13
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1896) 8
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Brown, Ralph Minthorne, 1878-1958 5
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Alumni Association 5
Newman, Walter S. (Walter Stephenson), 1895-1978 4
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. College of Architecture 4
Carneal and Johnston (Richmond, Va.) 3
Coulter, John A., 1953- 3
Frazer, George Preston 3
Hutcheson, John Redd, 1886-1962 3
Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station 3
Virginia Cooperative Extension (1995-) 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture (1974-1978) 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Board of Visitors 3
Virginia Tech Alumni Association 3
Drinkard, Alfred Washington, Jr. 2
Farrier, Paul H. (Paul Henry), b.1894 2
Hahn, T. Marshall, Jr. (Thomas Marshall), 1926-2016 2
Hatcher, T. W. (Thomas Watkins), 1900- 2
Johnston, G. Burke (George Burke), 1907-1995 2
Krebs, Alfred H. 2
Miles, Clarence Paul, 1879-1966 2
Oliver, Marcus L. 2
Preston family (Montgomery County, Va.) 2
Radford College 2
Redd, Henry B. "Puss", 1895-1960 2
Rowe, C. Eugene, d.1987 2
Shackelford, George Green, 1921-2010 2
Smithfield Plantation House (Blacksburg, Va.) 2
Sublett, Chas 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Agriculture 2
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture and Urban Studies (1978-2022) 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Arts and Sciences (1970-2003) 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Engineering (1964-) 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Department of Philosophy and Religion 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. University Libraries 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Office of Vice-President of Academic Affairs 2
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
Army Specialized Training Program (U.S.) 1
Babcock & Wilcox Company 1
Bailey, Ilena M. 1
Bakhshi, Narendra Nath, ca. 1928- 1
Beattie, Claibourne Walton, Jr., 1923-1978 1
Beattie, Claibourne Walton, Sr., 1896-1971 1
Beazley, W. R. 1
Bechanan, H. Gordon 1
Begg, R. B. H. (Robert Burns Haldane), 1880-1965 1
Belz, Robert Armstrong 1
Blacksburg (Va.). Town Council 1
Blackwell, Jacquelyn Butler 1
Bluefield College (Bluefield, Va.) 1
Brandt, Warren William, 1923-2017 1
Burchard, Charles, 1913-1990 1
Burruss, Julian Ashby, 1876-1947 1
Butterworth, J. M. (Joseph Millard), 1893-1942 1
Cahill, Edward 1
Carnochan, John 1
Carpenter, C. Hunter (Caius Hunter), 1883-1953 1
Carter, Elaine D. 1
Cassell, Stuart K., 1910-1976 1
Claytor, W. Graham (William Graham), 1886-1971 1
Cochran, Edward 1
Collins, George 1
Cooper, Byron Nelson, 1912-1971 1
Cottrell, Benjamin, d.1972 1
Cowgill, Clinton Harriman, 1890-1975 1
Crewdson, Robert H., Rev. Dr. (Robert Henry), 1933-2022 1
Culnan, Kenneth S. 1
Currie, Leonard J. (Leonard James), 1913-1996 1
Darnton, Donald C. 1
Davis, Marva Lajeune Felder Carter 1
Dean, James W., 1920- 1
Dixon, James 1
Drumeller, William F., Jr., 1923-2006 1
Drumheller, Warren D. 1
Edgemont Farm 1
Elarth, Herschel Anderson, 1907-1988 1
Elarth, Wilhelmina Van Ingen, 1905-1969 1
Fabian, G. Craig 1
Farrier, Pence 1
Feldenheimer, Melvin 1
Femoyer, Robert E., 1921-1944 1
Fenne, Sanford Bernell, 1903-1978 1
Fishwick, Marshall William, 1923-2006 1
Forbes, Charles M. 1
Foushee, Bobby 1
French, C. Clement (Charles Clement), 1901-1988 1
Fulcher, Victoria 1
Furr, Guy Littleton, 1895-1977 1
Garnett, William E. (William Edward), 1885-1970 1
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