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Gae Aulenti Architectural Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2000-014
Abstract

Italian architect Gae Aulenti's ability to transform historic public buildings into museum spaces is documented in the Gae Aulenti Architectural Collection by newspaper and magazine articles, biographical information, and her conceptual computer-drawn designs for the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco, California.

Dates: 1987 - 2003

Diana Balmori Landscape Architectural Drawings

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2004-001
Abstract

This collections include the architectural drawings of Diana Balmori, landscape architect and design principal of Balmori Associates. It also includes schematic and construction drawings and presentation boards for three design projects.

Dates: 1990 - 1995

Barry-Parker Family Letters

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1991-052
Abstract

Letters of the Barry, Parker, and related families of Holly Springs, Mississippi; Somerset, Kentucky; and elsewhere, focusing on family matters, including lengthy, detailed accounts of the illnesses and deaths of John G. Parker and Ann Barry Dewey, who both died in Somerset in 1856.

Dates: 1855 - 1860

Minnie A. Baughman Commonplace Book

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2018-038
Abstract

The collection consists of a commonplace book owned by Minnie Baughman of Richmond, Virginia. Mary Amelia Baughman, known as "Minnie," was the daughter of George and Mary Jane Greer Baughman and sister of Confederate soldiers, George, Jr., Greer H., Charles C., and Emilius A. Baughman. The book dates from November 1864 to July 1865 and contains Minnie's algebra work, French vocabulary, grammar, and a large amount of poetry and Confederate patriotic songs.

Dates: 1864 - 1865

Isobel Baylor Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2024-032
Abstract

The Isobel Baylor Scrapbook is a scrapbook created by Baylor that includes playbills, letters, inivtations, newspaper clippings and more. The scrapbook commeorates her time at High Point High School in High Point, North Carolina, and subjects include theater and social life.

Dates: 1925 - 1928

Vivian Coleman Bear Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2009-086
Abstract

The collection contains the papers of Roanoke, Virginia resident Vivian Coleman Bear, including correspondence from E. Ferd Weigand and other suitors; family correspondence and financial documents relating to the Clemens and Staley families; Bible with genealogical notes and clippings; photographs; and ephemera.

Dates: 1844 - 1916

Bedford Springs, Pennsylvania, Civil War Letter

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1991-009
Abstract

Letter written by "Aunt Hetty" (or Netty) at Bedford [Pennsylvania] on August 26, 1861, and addressed to "My dear John," relaying personal and local news, including the presence of Confederate Colonel [John] Pegram, recuperating at the local springs.

Dates: 1861

Bell, Kent, Cloyd, Withrow Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2008-040
Abstract The Bell, Kent, Cloyd, Withrow Family Collection contains the personal papers and financial records of members of four prominent families. Included are members of the Bell, Kent, Cloyd, and Withrow families, as well as, materials from related families and acquaintances. This is a diverse collection containing materials dating from 1780 to 1998. Items of interest include several Land Deeds and Warrant from the late 18th Century, including one signed by Benjamin Harrison, then Governor of...
Dates: 1780 - 1998

Wendy Scott Bertrand Architectural Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2013-025
Abstract

Wendy Bertrand is a registered architect, rug weaver, self-described feminist and author living in Northern California since 1967. This collection documents her personal and professional activism and activities between 1954-2012, including her architectural studies, organizational activities, family life, travel, professional writing, textile projects, and career with the U.S. Navy and U.S. Forest Service.

Dates: 1954 - 2012

Biographical Vertical Files

 Collection
Identifier: VerticalFile-004
Scope and Content

In general, vertical files at Special Collections and University Archives include newspaper clippings, photocopies, ephemera, unpublished and/or informal publications, and other papers relating to a specific subject area. Files in this collection relate to individuals and families connected to the local area (Blacksburg, Montgomery County, and Southwest Virginia) and/or to Virginia Tech. Each individual/family below has at least one folder and many include cross references.

Dates: 1960s-present

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  • Subject: Women -- History X
  • Language: English X

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Subject
Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 111
International Archive of Women in Architecture (IAWA) 94
Montgomery County (Va.) 55
Civil War 49
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 48
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History of Women in Architecture 47
Blacksburg (Va.) 34
Architects 33
Architectural drawings (visual works) 28
University History 27
Architectural drawing -- 20th century 19
Women-owned architectural firms 14
Faculty 13
Diaries 11
University Archives 10
Students and alumni 8
Architects and community 7
Architecture (discipline) 7
Photographs 7
Oral histories (literary works) 6
Women architects -- California 6
African Americans -- History 4
Architecture -- Study and teaching 4
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Diaries 4
Women architects -- New York 4
Authors, American -- 20th century 3
Correspondence 3
Folk, historical, and patent medicine 3
Tazewell County (Va.) 3
Vertical files 3
Women architects -- Germany 3
Women in higher education 3
Women travelers -- Europe 3
Wythe County (Va.) 3
Agricultural extension work 2
Botetourt County (Va.) 2
British literature 2
Christiansburg (Va.) 2
Education, Secondary 2
Genealogy 2
History of Food and Drink 2
Politicians -- United States 2
Record Group 2 2
Science and Technology 2
Traditional medicine 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Homefront 2
Women architects -- Bulgaria 2
Women architects -- Israel 2
Women architects -- New Jersey 2
Women architects -- Virginia 2
Women travelers -- United States 2
4-H clubs 1
Aerospace engineers 1
Architects -- Bulgaria 1
Architects -- New Jersey 1
Architects -- Virginia 1
Architecture -- Computer-aided design 1
Archives of American Aerospace Exploration (AAAE) 1
Articles 1
Authors, English -- 20th century 1
Biographies (literary works) 1
Blueprints (reprographic copies) 1
Buildings -- Specifications 1
Cemeteries 1
City planning 1
Clarke County (Va.) 1
Coal mines and mining 1
Confederate States of America -- Social Life and Customs 1
Country musicians 1
Country musicians -- United States 1
Country musicians -- United States -- Biography 1
Discographies 1
Education, Higher 1
Floyd County (Va.) 1
Galax (Va.) 1
Giles County (Va.) 1
Henry County (Va.) 1
Home demonstration work 1
Home economics 1
Housing -- United States 1
Huntsville (Ala.) 1
Inclusion and diversity in higher education 1
Landscape architecture 1
Local government 1
Marion (Va.) 1
Medicine 1
Medicine, Military -- History 1
Memorabilia 1
Models (representations) 1
Montgomery White Sulphur Springs (Va.) 1
Nagoya-shi (Japan) 1
Pittsylvania County (Va.) 1
Presidents -- United States 1
Programs (documents) 1
Radford (Va.) 1
Railroad 1
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) 1
Record Group 5 1
Religion 1
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Language
German 4
French 3
Hebrew 1
Japanese 1
Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan 1
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Names
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 21
Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970) 19
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 12
Preston family (Montgomery County, Va.) 6
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1896) 5
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Bliznakov, Milka T., 1927-2010 4
Dunay, Donna 3
Gottlieb, Lois Davidson 3
Horton, Inge S. 3
International Union of Women Architects 3
Kent family 3
Preston, John, 1764-1827 3
Preston, Susanna Smith, 1740-1823 3
Preston, William, 1729-1783 3
Smithfield Plantation House (Blacksburg, Va.) 3
Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 3
Alexander, Dorothy Baxter 2
Alonso, Carmen Espegel 2
American Institute of Architects 2
American Institute of Architects. Women in Architecture 2
Black, Harvey, 1827-1888 2
Blacksburg Woman’s Club (Blacksburg, Va.) 2
Bonney, Claire 2
California Women in Environmental Design 2
Channel, Mary Brown, 1907-2006 2
Cloyd family 2
Currie, Virginia M. Herz, 1913-2006 2
Duncombe, A. Jane, 1925- 2
Eastman, Ann Heidbreder 2
Figgat, Nancy Godwin, 1835-1919 2
Harkness, Sarah Pillsbury, 1914-2013 2
Hayden, Florence Kenyon 2
Matsukawa-Tsuchida, Junko 2
Møller, Alice Finnerup 2
Nakahara, Nobuko, 1929-2008 2
Nanasy, Ilona 2
Oron, Joyce, 1954- 2
Patton, James, 1692-1755 (Preston family, Montgomery County, Va.) 2
Pettersen, Eleanore, 1916-2003 2
Preston family (Abingdon, Va.) 2
Schütte-Lihotzky, Margarete, 1897-2000 2
Smithson, Alison, 1928-1993 2
Sokolina, Anna P. 2
Somaya, Brinda 2
Stratigakus, Despina 2
Torre, Susana, 1944- 2
Tyng, Anne Griswold, 1920-2011 2
Vermont Design Institute 2
Vinciarelli, Lauretta 2
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1896-1944) 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Corps of Cadets 2
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1944-1970) 2
Whitman, Bertha Yerex, b.1892 2
Willis, Beverly, 1928- 2
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959 2
A. W. Luster 1
Adamczewska-Wjchert, Hanna 1
Adams, Elizabeth Kent 1
Agnew, Ella G., 1871-1958 1
Alex, Iris 1
Almeida, Marília Sant'Anna de, 1948- 1
Alonso, Martha 1
American Association of University Women. Blacksburg Branch (Va.) 1
American Library Association 1
Amiss, Edwin 1
Anisimova, Irina 1
Antonakakis, Susana 1
Appalachian Quilt Project 1
Apperson family 1
Apperson, Alex 1
Apperson, Elizabeth Black 1
Apperson, Harvey Black, 1890-1948 1
Apperson, John Samuel, 1837-1904 1
Apperson, Mary 1
Architectural League of New York 1
Armistead, Mary Frances 1
Art League of Philadelphia 1
Artemis Designs, Inc 1
Association for Women in Architecture (U.S.) 1
Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities (APVA) (1889-2009) 1
Association of Collegiate Scholars in Architecture 1
Aulenti, Gae, 1929-2012 1
Babcock, H. O. 1
Bailey, Ilena M. 1
Bailey, Pattie Dobson Talley, b.1888 1
Baker family 1
Balmori, Diana 1
Baptista, Angela 1
Barry family 1
Bassett, Florence Knoll 1
Bauer, Isabel 1
Baughman, Mary Amelia (Minnie), 1847-1917 1
Bausman, Karen 1
Baylor, Isabel 1
Bear, Frances 1
Bear, Vivian Coleman, 1888-1984 1
Bell family 1
Ben-Joseph, Eran 1
Ben-Joseph, Holly D. 1
Bentel, Maria A. 1
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