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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

Robert E. Femoyer Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2000-091
Abstract

The collection contains information regarding Robert Femoyer's life, including subject files on his World War II Medal of Honor, citations, photographs, correspondence, and clippings. Materials date from 1936-1998.

Dates: 1938 - 1996

Sanford Bernell Fenne Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1987-054
Abstract

Papers of Sanford Bernell "Chuck" Fenne, a graduate of Virginia Tech (BS, 1927; MS, 1930), and a Virginia Agricultural Extension plant pathologist from 1939 to 1967, including correspondence, writings, biographical materials, photographs, a Virginia Tech scrapbook, and a photo album compiled during a year (1943-1944) spent working in Brazil for the Food Supply Division, Institute of Inter-American Affairs.

Dates: 1918 - 1970

Fightin' Gobbler Patch

 Collection
Identifier: Textile-2021-001
Abstract

The Fightin' Gobbler Patch is a colorful patch with the head of a turkey wearing a cap that says "VPI". Underneath are the words "Fightin' Gobblers" in cursive.

Dates: ca. 1940s

Adam Finch Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1974-015
Abstract Adam Tyree Finch graduated with the Class of 1893. Finch returned to VPI in 1898 to teach Military Science and Tactics. Finch also served as Commandant of Cadets and Assistant Professor of Physiology and Materia Medica before leaving VPI in Spring of 1900. This collection includes scrapbook pages containing photos and materials from Adam Finch's time as a cadet and VPI. Also included is a letter of recommendation from President Barringer and a letter written by Finch about an alumni...
Dates: 1891 - 1933

Adam T. Finch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1990-022
Abstract

Adam Tyree Finch (1872-1933) graduated from VPI in 1893 and earned an M.D. from the University of Virginia in 1896. He served as Commandant of Cadets and Assistant Professor of Physiology and Materia Medica at VPI from 1898 thru 1900. He also served in the U.S. Army Reserves. The collection contains VPI memorabilia and personal correspondence.

Dates: 1895 - 1926

Elizabeth Fine Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2015-041
Abstract The Elizabeth Fine Papers include papers and materials collected by Fine during her tenure as a professor at Virginia Tech. Fine taught in Humanities, Appalachian Studies, and Communication Studies from 1979 until her retirement in 2015. The collection includes research and subject files on aspects of Appalachian culture and history; papers from her instruction, departmental, and administrative activities; and files on historic buildings on campus, particularly the history, renovation, and...
Dates: c. 1983-2012

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Newman, Walter S. (Walter Stephenson), 1895-1978 6
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Brown, Ralph Minthorne, 1878-1958 5
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture and Urban Studies (1978-2022) 5
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Arts and Sciences (1970-2003) 5
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. University Libraries 5
Virginia Tech Alumni Association 5
Carneal and Johnston (Richmond, Va.) 4
Frazer, George Preston 4
Hutcheson, John Redd, 1886-1962 4
McBryde, John McLaren, 1841-1923 4
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College. Corps of Cadets (1872-1896) 4
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture (1974-1978) 4
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Engineering (1964-) 4
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Department of Philosophy and Religion 4
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Board of Visitors 4
Coulter, John A., 1953- 3
Finch, Adam T., 1872-1933 3
Lavery, William Edward 3
Miles, Clarence Paul, 1879-1966 3
O'Shaughnessy, Louis 3
Radford College 3
Shackelford, George Green, 1921-2010 3
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 3
Virginia Agricultural Experiment Station 3
Virginia Cooperative Extension (1995-) 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Board of Visitors 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Agriculture and Life Sciences 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Education (1971-1996) 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Department of Religion and Culture 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Office of the Provost 3
Alwood, William Bradford, 1859-1946 2
Bailey, Ilena M. 2
Dean, James W., 1920- 2
Drinkard, Alfred Washington, Jr. 2
Drumeller, William F., Jr., 1923-2006 2
Eastman, Ann Heidbreder 2
Farrier, Paul H. (Paul Henry), b.1894 2
Fenne, Sanford Bernell, 1903-1978 2
Gropius, Walter, 1883-1969 2
Hahn, T. Marshall, Jr. (Thomas Marshall), 1926-2016 2
Hatcher, T. W. (Thomas Watkins), 1900- 2
Holmes, Michele 2
Johnston, G. Burke (George Burke), 1907-1995 2
Krebs, Alfred H. 2
Massey, A. B. (Arthur Ballard) 2
Moore, Robert Garrett, 1897-1925 2
Nowlin, Greenwood H., Jr. 2
Oliver, Marcus L. 2
Preston family (Montgomery County, Va.) 2
Rasche, M. W. (Mary W.) 2
Redd, Henry B. "Puss", 1895-1960 2
Robb, Seymour, 1901-1961 2
Rowe, C. Eugene, d.1987 2
Shepherd, Virginius E., 1827-1896 2
Smithfield Plantation House (Blacksburg, Va.) 2
Solitude (Blacksburg, Va. : Historic building) 2
Sublett, Chas 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Agriculture 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Liberal Arts & Human Sciences 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Department of History 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Learning Resources Center 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Office of the President 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Outreach and International Affairs 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Office of Vice-President of Academic Affairs 2
Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine (1980-present) 2
Wharton, Gabriel C. (Gabriel Colvin), 1824-1906 2
Williams, John Edward, 1867-1943 2
Aaron family 1
Adams, T. Tunstall, Jr. 1
Agnew, Ella G., 1871-1958 1
Albert, John Joseph, 1935-1978 1
Alexander, Samuel Adam, 1941- 1
Alford, William J., Jr., 1924-2010 1
Allen, Beulah O. (Beulah Oyama), 1905-1992 1
American Association of University Women. Blacksburg Branch (Va.) 1
American Brake Shoe Company 1
American Library Association 1
American Work Horse Museum (Lexington, VA) 1
Anderson, A. Moore 1
Appalachian Electric Power Company (1926-1958) 1
Appalachian Power Company 1
Appalachian Student Organizing Committee. Virginia Tech Chapter 1
Army Specialized Training Program (U.S.) 1
Avery, Howard S. (Howard Shaeffer), 1906-1996 1
Ayre, Clayton E., 1880-1967 1
Ayre, Henry D., 1856-1939 1
Babcock & Wilcox Company 1
Baber, Jerry 1
Babineau, David E. 1
Bair, Adolph Samuel, 1902-1988 1
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