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Ruth White Fisher Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1987-058
Abstract

This collection includes a scrapbook compiled by Blacksburg, Virginia artist Ruth White Fisher, relating to her series of paintings titled "The Evolution of Creativity," donated to Virginia Tech. It includes photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and ephemera about the paintings and the donation ceremony.

Dates: 1966 - 1978

Anne H. Giles Paper

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1983-010
Abstract

The collection consists of a paper by Anne H. Giles titled, "Interviews with Women Graduates of Virginia Tech."

Dates: 1983

Records of the Office of the President, T. Marshall Hahn, Jr.

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-02-11
Abstract This collection contains primarily correspondence concerning University matters, including letters to and from alumni, faculty, parents, and students. Correspondence with the Board of Visitors and government officials is also included in the collection. There is material concerning the Alumni Association, budget information, Higher Education Study Commission (1965), University Council, National and Southern Associations of State Universities and Land-grant Colleges, State Council of Higher...
Dates: 1962 - 1974

Historical Photograph Collection (List of Subjects)

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Photographs-001
Abstract

The photograph collection at Special Collections and University Archives consists primarily of historical photographs of Virginia Tech, dating back to the 1890s. The collection is also home to historic images of Blacksburg, Montgomery County, the New River Valley, and Southwest Virginia in general. A photograph collection of faculty and staff from the university is maintained separately.

Dates: c. 1890s-present

Records of the Office of the Associate Provost, Patricia Hyer

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-05-01-10a
Abstract

This collection contains materials from Patricia Hyer's tenure as Associate Provost at Virginia Tech, covering such subjects as inclusion and diversity, women's issues, the AdvanceVT program, and strategic planning. The collection also includes some biographical information.

Dates: 1937 - 2013

Lucy Lee Lancaster Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1990-069
Abstract Lucy Lee Lancaster was born in Blacksburg, Virginia in 1905 and lived there until she died in 1989. She was one of the first women admitted to Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (popularly known as VPI), and after graduating in 1925, she went on to earn her MLS from Columbia University Library School. She worked at the VPI library for the rest of her career. The Lancaster papers contain biographical materials, family papers, genealogy research,...
Dates: 1915 - 1989

Violet Robinson Merchant Papers,

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Ms-2002-012
Scope and Contents

Graduate of Virginia Tech, Bachelors of Business Administration, 1941. Collection consists of a newspaper clipping, a cotillion club invitation, a VPI playbill, a football schedule, and a hand-drawn Valentine card from fellow VPI graduate, Bill Gearhart.

Dates: 1940 - 1953

Named/Individual Photograph Collections

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: Photographs-002
Abstract

The Named/Individual Photograph Collections include images from alumni and former faculty and staff, or individuals with ties to campus and the New River Valley. Collections (c.1890-present) depict campus life and events, railroad history, agricultural extension research, Blacksburg and surrounding areas, and some local families.

Dates: 1890s-present

Sarah Pitt Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2005-018
Abstract

The collection contains papers relating to the Sarah Pitt Collection includes newsletters, newspaper articles, radio broadcasts, pageant script, and notebooks.

Dates: 1930 - 1939

Records of Radford College, the Women's Division of Virginia Polytechnic Institute

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-24
Abstract

This collection consists of reports by the Radford College faculty for the Intervisitation Committee of the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education, 1953; blank forms, instructions, and form letters by M'Ledge Moffett, 1953; undated items about the honor system; and a 1959 report to the Board of Visitors.

Dates: 1953 - 1959

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Agnew, Ella G., 1871-1958 1
American Association of University Women. Blacksburg Branch (Va.) 1
American Library Association 1
Bailey, Ilena M. 1
Bliznakov, Milka T., 1927-2010 1
Burruss, Julian Ashby, 1876-1947 1
Carter, Elaine D. 1
Elarth, Wilhelmina Van Ingen, 1905-1969 1
Giles, Anne H. 1
Gillette, Mrs. 1
Hahn, T. Marshall, Jr. (Thomas Marshall), 1926-2016 1
Hyer, Patricia B. (Patricia Brown), 1948- 1
Kennelly, Tamara 1
Lancaster, Lucy Lee, 1905-1989 1
Library of Virginia 1
Merchant, Violet Robinson, 1919-2008 1
Radford College 1
Rowland, Lucy Minogue 1
Sabine, Gordon 1
Sibold, Carrie T. (Carrie Taylor), 1904-1990 1
Sibold, Chloe M., 1899-1976 1
Sibold, Nannie V. (Nannie Virginia), 1897-1957 1
Sibold, Thomas W. (Thomas William), 1909-1930 1
Tate, Mildred Thurow, 1905-1996 1
Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 1
Virginia Home Economics Association. Committee for the Standardization of Consumer Goods 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Arts and Sciences (1970-2003) 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Home Economics (1964-1982) 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Office of the President 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Office of the Provost 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. University Libraries 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. College of Home Economics 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Library 1
Virginia State Libary and Archives 1
Virginia State Library 1
Virginia Tech Faculty Women's Club (1965-) 1
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