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Western Half of Virginia and West Virginia

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0370
Abstract

Map comes from an Index to Virginia, and it shows various railroads that run through the western half of Virginia and West Virginia. It contains an explanatory legend as well as an index to other maps in the volume.

Dates: 1900

Gabriel C. Wharton Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2009-012
Abstract

The collection contains three post-Civil War letters addressed to former Confederate General Gabriel C. Wharton: one regarding potential locations for a blast furnace, one relating to fees for the use of two horses, and one about a petitition on some property in Blacksburg.

Dates: 1869 - 1875

White Sulphur Springs, Greenbrier County, West Virginia (1927)

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0460
Abstract

This is a blueprint style map of the town of White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., location of the renowned resort hotel, The Greenbrier. The original map is from 1927, but some notations on the map indicate this is a copy from 1945.

Dates: 1927

F. B. Whitings Reference Book

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2021-016
Abstract

This collection contains a reference book that was owned by F. B. Whitings in 1821. The reference book contains a Virginia-related almanac and reference guide.

Dates: 1821

Henry Whitman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2022-003
Abstract

This collections contains papers and letters addressed to Henry Whitman, the Justice of the Peace for Wythe County, Virginia, in the mid-1800s. Most documents contain information about different legal dispitutes and issues. Two relate to the purchasing of a bridle and of leather, and another letter relates information about the American Civil War.

Dates: 1827 - 1864

R. A. Williams Telegraph

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2023-023
Abstract

This collection contains a telegraph sent from Captain R. A. Williams, A.C.S. [Acting Commissary of Subsistence], in Wytheville, Virginia, to Captain Isaac Shelby in Abingdon asking for advice about an order that required Williams to send four soldiers elsewhere. Williams notes that the order would take "four of my most indispensable men and if persisted in will paralyze my operations".

Dates: 1864

Williamsburg in the Revolutionary Decade

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0168
Abstract

Includes reproduction of "Carte des Environs de Williamsburg en Virginie ou les Armees Francoise et Americaine Ont Campe's en Septembre 1781" ("Map of the Environs of Williamsburg, Virginia Where the French and American Armies Camped in September, 1781"), together with a legend and information concerning the context of the map. Reproduction created in 1975.

Dates: 1781

Wilson Centennial Exhibit Materials

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1956-002
Abstract

This collection contains materials exhibited by Virginia Tech's Newman Library in 1956 to commemorate the centennial of the birth of President Woodrow Wilson.

Dates: 1948 - 1956

Jeffrey T. Wilson Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2011-015
Abstract The collection consists of two diaries (1913, 1928) written by Jeffrey T. Wilson (1843-1929). Wilson was a former enslaved person who spent most of his life in and around Portsmouth and Norfolk, Virginia. He worked as a bailiff in the Norfolk courts after leaving the U. S. Navy and wrote a column, "Colored Notes," for The Portsmouth Star from 1924 until his death in 1929. He outlived four wives and had at least twelve children. Wilson's diaries...
Dates: 1913, 1928

Wise County, Virginia, Showing Primary and Secondary Highway Systems

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0181
Abstract

Map shows primary and secondary roads in Wise County, Virginia, and it includes an explanatory legend.

Dates: 1947

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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 41
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
American Literature -- Virginia 6
Iron foundries -- Virginia 6
Ledgers (account books) 6
Photographs 6
Politicians -- United States 6
Religion 6
Washington County (Va.) 6
April 16, 2007 shootings 5
Architects -- Virginia 5
Faculty and staff 5
History of Food and Drink 5
Letters 5
Students and alumni 5
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 5
Virginia Tech Shootings, Blacksburg, Va., 2007 5
Account books 4
African Americans -- History 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
Cocktails -- History 2
Diaries 2
Folk, historical, and patent medicine 2
Geology 2
Kentucky -- Maps 2
Legal instruments (Legal documents) 2
Legislation 2
Legislators -- United States 2
Marion (Va.) 2
Maryland -- Maps 2
Ohio -- Maps 2
Oral histories (literary works) 2
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
Traditional medicine 2
Virginia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 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
Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899 11
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Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 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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