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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

Woodstock, Virginia, Civil War Letter

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2022-047
Abstract

This collection includes a letter dated May 13, 1864, from a Union soldier named Charley at a camp near Woodstock, Virginia, during the American Civil War. He writes about plans to return to Martinsburg, Virginia, and about General Sigel.

Dates: 1864

World War I Camp Community Service Song Sheet

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2023-047
Abstract

This collection contains a World War I era song sheet printed by C.C. Cappel in Roanoke, Virginia. The purpose of this song sheet was so that the community could sing songs together at events in Southwest Virginia. Cappel (1887-1948) was a musical manager for the National Symphony Orchestra and Baltimore Orchestra, as well as working with the U.S. Marine Band and Army Band, war camp community service during World War I, and the USO in World War II.

Dates: c. 1917-1919

Wytheville Quadrangle

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: Map-0799

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Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 464
Maps (documents) 415
Virginia -- Maps 402
Montgomery County (Va.) 137
Blacksburg (Va.) 115
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Virginia -- History 45
Civil War 31
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 30
Virginia, Southwest 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 17
Virginia 14
Correspondence 12
Roanoke (Va.) 12
Radford (Va.) 11
Wythe County (Va.) 11
Roanoke County (Va.) 10
University Archives 10
Christiansburg (Va.) 7
Giles County (Va.) 7
Students and alumni 7
United States -- Maps 7
Women -- History 7
African Americans -- History 6
American Literature -- Virginia 6
Faculty and staff 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
History of Food and Drink 5
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
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
Smyth County (Va.) 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
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University -- Dances 2
Washington (D.C.) -- Maps 2
Women architects -- Virginia 2
World maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimiles 2
4-H clubs 1
Abingdon (Va.) 1
Aeronautics 1
Airports 1
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Latin 5
French 2
Dutch; Flemish 1
 
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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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