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Cavalryman's Correspondence,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2012-020
Abstract

The collection consists of two letters written by "Mark," a Confederate cavalryman, to his father in 1861.

Dates: 1861

Mary Brown Channel Architectural Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2007-030
Abstract After graduating from Randolph-Macon Woman's College in 1929, Mary Ramsay Brown Channel earned her degree in architecture at Cornell University in 1933. She returned to her hometown of Portsmouth, Virginia, and worked at a firm for two years before opening her own office as the first registered woman architect in Virginia. She became known for her residential and church designs. Her collection includes sketches and drawings for about 160 mostly residential projects in the Portsmouth area....
Dates: 1936 - 2002; Majority of material found within 1936 - 1950

Charleston, West Virginia Account Book,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2011-070
Abstract

Collection consists of a ledger listing accounting information for an unidentified business located in the Charleston, West Virginia area.

Dates: February 23, 1885 - September 3, 1885

Chesapeake Bay

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0681
Abstract

Coastal Survey map of portions of Chesapeake Bay, including York River, Hampton Roads, Chesapeake entrance. Dated 1863.

Dates: 1863

Christiansburg Quadrangle

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0798

City of Bluefield W. Va.

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0451
Abstract

Map is dated 1922 but contains extensive markings in colored pen and rubber stamp, including city ward boundaries for 1930 and 1934. A note on the reverse states that the map was transferred to the U. S. Census Bureau on May 17, 1938.

Dates: 1922

City of Williamsburg, Virginia (reproduction)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0165
Abstract

Map shows layout of and buildings of interest in colonial Williamsburg. Reproduction created 1974.

Dates: 18th century

Civil War Union Soldier's Letters

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1988-081
Abstract

Four letters from a Union soldier identified only as "Isaac," written to his parents from various points in Virginia, during the American Civil War.

Dates: 1862 - 1863

Coal Mining Photograph Album of the Virginias

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2023-087
Abstract

This photograph album includes images of coal mining operations and related industries within West Virginia and Virginia.

Dates: c. 1911

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Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 462
Maps (documents) 415
Virginia -- Maps 402
Montgomery County (Va.) 137
Blacksburg (Va.) 115
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Virginia -- History 43
Civil War 31
Virginia, Southwest 31
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 30
Railroad 27
Coal mines and mining 21
West Virginia 21
West Virginia -- Maps 21
Virginia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimilies 20
Pulaski County (Va.) 19
University History 16
Virginia 14
Correspondence 12
Roanoke (Va.) 12
Radford (Va.) 11
Wythe County (Va.) 11
Roanoke County (Va.) 10
University Archives 9
Christiansburg (Va.) 7
Giles County (Va.) 7
United States -- Maps 7
Women -- History 7
African Americans -- History 6
American Literature -- Virginia 6
Iron foundries -- Virginia 6
Ledgers (account books) 6
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Washington County (Va.) 6
April 16, 2007 shootings 5
Architects -- Virginia 5
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Letters 5
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 5
Virginia Tech Shootings, Blacksburg, Va., 2007 5
Account books 4
Alleghany County (Va.) 4
Authors, American -- 20th century 4
Bland County (Va.) 4
Carroll County (Va.) 4
International Archive of Women in Architecture (IAWA) 4
Slavery -- United States 4
Smyth County (Va.) 4
Tazewell County (Va.) 4
Agriculture 3
Architectural drawing -- 20th century 3
Bristol (Va.) 3
Craig County (Va.) 3
Grayson County (Va.) 3
History of Women in Architecture 3
Receipts (financial records) 3
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Battlefields Maps 3
United States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimiles 3
Architects 2
Architectural drawings (visual works) 2
Art, American -- Virginia -- 20th century 2
Botetourt County (Va.) 2
Bristol (Tenn.) 2
Cemeteries 2
Coal Strike, W. Va., 1920-1921 2
Cocktail History Collection 2
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Kentucky -- Maps 2
Legal instruments (Legal documents) 2
Legislation 2
Legislators -- United States 2
Marion (Va.) 2
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Ohio -- Maps 2
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Patrick County (Va.) -- History 2
Patrick County (Va.) -- Maps 2
Petersburg (Va.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 2
Russell County (Va.) 2
Salem (Va.) 2
Science and Technology 2
Sharecropping -- United States -- Virginia 2
Strikes and lockouts -- Coal mining -- West Virginia 2
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970) 47
Geological Survey (U.S.) 39
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 30
Commonwealth of Virginia. Department of Highways 23
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 12
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Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899 11
Bureau of the Census 10
Hildebrand, J. R. 9
Murrill, A. 9
Nirenstein's National Realty Map Company 8
Bien, Morris, 1859- 6
Gannett, Henry, 1846-1914 6
Historic Urban Plans (Firm) 6
Roanoke Historical Society 6
Thompson, Gilbert, 1839-1909 6
United States. War Department. Corps of Engineers 6
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 5
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868 5
O.W. Gray & Son 5
Virginia. State Highway Commission 5
Wall, W. F. 5
Boyd, Charles Rufus, 1841-1903 4
Chace, George 4
Chace, Jacob 4
Everett Waddey Company 4
Foster, A. G. 4
Ireland, E. I. 4
Michie, P. S. 4
Norfolk and Western Railroad Company (1881-1896) 4
Rand McNally and Company 4
Sanborn Map Company 4
Smith, George Otis, 1871-1944 4
A. Hoen & Co. 3
American Publishing Co. (Milwaukee, Wis.) 3
Calver, James L. 3
Dwight, C. S. 3
Fletcher, L. C. 3
Gamble, W. H. (William H.) 3
Gannett, Samuel S. (Samuel Stinson), 1861-1939 3
Gilmer, Jeremy Francis, 1818-1883 3
Hall, Childress 3
Hall, W. J. 3
Lankes, Julius J., 1884-1960 3
McKinley, W. K. 3
Payne, John Barton, 1855-1935 3
Pike, Albert 3
Richmond Civil War Centennial Committee 3
Sanborn-Perris Map Co. 3
United States. Department of Agriculture 3
Vandenberg, H. P. C. 3
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Department of Civil Engineering 3
Yeates, Chas. M. 3
Anderson, Sherwood (Sherwood Berton), 1876-1941 2
Appalachian Electric Power Company (1926-1958) 2
Archer, S. R. 2
Barnard, E. C. (Edward Chester), 1863-1921 2
Bevan, Arthur, 1888-1968 2
Blacksburg Colored Graveyard Association 2
Blacksburg Engineering Dept 2
Blunt, E. 2
Broyles, H. C. 2
C. B. Malcolm and Son 2
Campbell, Albert H. (Albert Henry), 1826-1899 2
Clements & Draper 2
Cooke, Chas. E. (Charles E.) 2
Cowgill, Clinton Harriman, 1890-1975 2
Crozet, Claudius, 1790-1864 2
Desandroùˆins, Jean Nicolas, 1729-1792 2
Dickinson, W. 2
Episcopal Church. Diocese of Southwestern Virginia 2
Episcopal Church. Diocese of Southwestern Virginia. Standing Committee 2
Faden, William, 1749-1836 2
Faithorne, William, 1616-1691 2
Fry, Joshua, approximately 1700-1754 2
Gayetty, J. I. 2
Geese, F. 2
General Drafting Company 2
Geological Survey. Water Resources Division (U.S.) 2
Gore, J. H. 2
Griswold, William Tudor, 1859-? 2
Hackett, M. 2
Harris, E. E. 2
Harrison, D. C. 2
Harrison, R. L. 2
Hays, J. W. 2
Herrman, Augustine, 1621-1686 2
Hoffman, J. D. 2
Howell, D. J. 2
Jefferson, Peter, 1708-1757 2
Kegley, F. B. (Frederick Bittle), 1877-1968 2
Kegley, Mary B. 2
Kerr, Washington Caruthers, 1827-1885 2
Knight, F. J. 2
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 2
Lane, Franklin K. 2
Lesher, C. E. (Carl Eugene), b.1885 2
Malcolm, C. B. 2
Manning, Vannoy Hartrog, 1861-1932 2
Manning, Warren H. (Warren Henry), 1860-1938 2
Marshall, R. B. (Robert Bradford), 1867-1949 2
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