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College of Education Restructuring Records

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2006-020
Abstract The collection includes publicly circulated e-mails, reports, and meeting handouts that served as major communications during the restructuring of Virginia Tech's College of Education. Also contains transcripts of speeches given by officials as well as some meetings, and field notes by Jan Nespor of meetings with the "task forces." Also contains materials relating to the immediate response to Virginia Tech President Paul Torgersen's decision and the early planning for the merger with the...
Dates: 1979 - 1996

College of Home Economics Metabolism Study Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2005-003
Abstract

The collection of 30 images documenting a metabolism study conducted by the College of Home Economics at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Directed by Laura Jane Harper, the study was concerned with determining nitrogen requirements and utilization for young girls.

Dates: 1956 - 1960

George Collins Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2003-012
Abstract

These papers are comprised mostly of correspondence from George B. Collins' time as Chairman of the Brookhavens Cosmotron Department. The collection also contains travel vouchers, research proposals, travel reports, and materials relating to Collins' work as a professor at University of Notre Dame and at Virginia Tech.

Dates: 1952 - 1993

Thomas Nelson Conrad Book Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1989-095
Abstract

Thomas Nelson Conrad (1837-1905) served in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War and as President of Virginia Tech. The collection consists of the original manuscript of The Rebel Scout: A Thrilling History of Scouting Life in the Southern Army, written by Conrad from 1891 to 1893, and published in 1904.

Dates: 1891 - 1893

Byron Nelson Cooper Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1973-004
Abstract

the collection contains correspondence; writings; research records; administrative, instructional, and consulting files; and photographs of Byron Nelson Cooper, professor of geology and head of Virginia Polytechnic Institute's Department of Geological Sciences from 1946 to 1971.

Dates: 1925 - 1971

John K. Copenhaver Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1969-006
Abstract

John Kelly Copenhaver graduated from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute with a degree in Electrical Engineering in 1920. Collection includes leather bound commencement invitations and programs from 1919 and 1921, as well as a photograph from the reunion of the class of 1920. Pins and buttons from a VPI cadet uniform are also included.

Dates: 1919 - 1921

Corps of Cadets [Virginia Argicultural and Mechanical College] Duty Roster

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Ms-1996-025
Scope and Contents

Morning report of the post of Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College, in Blacksburg, Virginia, from March 10 to 16, 1890.

Dates: 1890

Benjamin Cottrell Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1994-035
Abstract

This collection contains the papers, photographs, diplomas, certificates, correspondence, and scrapbooks of Benjamin Cottrell from 1910-1983. Cottrell, a 1916 VPI graduate with a degree in Civil Engineering, spent part of his career working on railroads and highways in Central and South America.

Dates: 1910 - 1983

John A. Coulter Collection on Richard T. Shea, Jr.,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2000-090
Abstract

The collection contains information gathered by Lieutenant Colonel John A. Coulter II while he was researching the life and military service of Richard T. Shea, Jr. The materials include biographical information about Shea from the 1940's and 1950's and writings from the second half of the 20th century about him and the Battle of Pork Chop Hill.

Dates: 1944 - 2001; Majority of material found within 1944 - 1955

J. S. Counselman Letter,

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Ms-1993-009
Scope and Contents

Virginia Tech instructional assistant in surveying and drawing (1903-1904); Georgia School of Technology Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics and Civil Engineering. Collection consists of a letter from Counselman to a Mr. L. O’Shaughnessy (VPI civil engineering instructor 1904-1905).

Dates: 1906

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Brown, Ralph Minthorne, 1878-1958 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
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Alwood, William Bradford, 1859-1946 2
Dean, James W., 1920- 2
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Eastman, Ann Heidbreder 2
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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
Johnston, G. Burke (George Burke), 1907-1995 2
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Massey, A. B. (Arthur Ballard) 2
Nowlin, Greenwood H., Jr. 2
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Agnew, Ella G., 1871-1958 1
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Alexander, Samuel Adam, 1941- 1
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Allen, Beulah O. (Beulah Oyama), 1905-1992 1
American Association of University Women. Blacksburg Branch (Va.) 1
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Ayre, Clayton E., 1880-1967 1
Ayre, Henry D., 1856-1939 1
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Beattie, Claibourne Walton, Sr., 1896-1971 1
Beazley, W. R. 1
Bechtel, Lawrence Reid, 1949- 1
Begg, R. B. H. (Robert Burns Haldane), 1880-1965 1
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