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Western Lunatic Asylum [Staunton, Virginia] Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2016-021
Abstract

The Western Lunatic Asylum Collection includes correspondence written to the Western Lunatic Asylum in Staunton, Virginia, dating from 1840 through the late 19th century, as well as annual reports from the 1860s and 1900s.

Dates: 1840 - 1903; Majority of material found within 1840 - 1868

Ute Weström Architectural Papers,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1996-023
Abstract Ute Westrom was born in 1939 in Berlin, Germany, the oldest of four children of architect Hilde Westrom. In 1968 she earned an architect's diploma from the Technical University of Berlin. She is a practicing architect in Berlin and an active member of the International Union of Women Architects (UIFA.) Her collection includes information about the restoration of the Martin Gropius Bau in Berlin and the Sozialkasse des Berliner Baugewerbes in Berlin, both designed by Westrom and her husband...
Dates: 1968 - 1996

Hilde Weström Architectural Collection,

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1987-061
Abstract

This collection contains the paper of Hilde Westrom who was born 1912 in Neisse, Upper Silesia, Germany. She was an architect of Berlin, Germany. The materials in the collection include biographical information, articles, photographs of Westrom and her designs, and architectural drawings for nine projects (1954-1970).

Dates: 1952 - 2000

F. N. Whaley Letter

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Ms-1992-007
Scope and Contents

Student at the Union Theological Seminary in Prince Edward County, Virginia. Letter written on May 13, 1847, to his friend James H. Orbison encouraging him to attend the seminary and suggesting they meet at Natural Bridge in Rockbridge County, Virginia.

Dates: 1847

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

Whisner Memorial Methodist Church Records

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1964-003
Abstract

This collection consists of records generated by the Whisner Memorial Methodist Church located in Blacksburg, Virginia, from 1857 through 1975.

Dates: 1857 - 1975

White House of the Confederacy

 Collection
Identifier: Art-179
Scope and Contents

VTF 4056; print



Dates: n.d.

Isaac White Letters

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-1997-013
Abstract

The collection consists of letters written mostly by Isaac White (1837-1889) to his wife, Mary Virginia "Jinnie" Day White, while he served with the Confederate Army as an assistant surgeon during the American Civil War. Many of the letters are written while encamped along the Shenandoah Valley. Other papers include literature gathered by Bess Duvall White Snead, White's grand-daughter, in her search for military information about Isaac White.

Dates: 1861 - 1938

N. B. White Letter to Darius White

 Collection
Identifier: Ms-2017-053
Abstract

The collection consists of a single letter from N. B. White to his cousin, Darius, written from Boliver Heights, near Harper's Ferry, West Virginia, dated October 19, 1862....

Dates: 1862

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

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Local/Regional History and Appalachian South 1229
Civil War 732
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 726
Maps (documents) 497
University History 460
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Virginia -- Maps 396
Montgomery County (Va.) 384
Women -- History 294
Blacksburg (Va.) 266
University Archives 205
Faculty 192
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Battlefields Maps 173
International Archive of Women in Architecture (IAWA) 139
Science and Technology 136
History of Food and Drink 125
Railroad 90
Students and alumni 80
Correspondence 74
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Diaries 64
Photographs 55
Folk, historical, and patent medicine 53
History of Women in Architecture 52
Architects 46
Europe -- Maps 46
Wythe County (Va.) 43
Account books 40
Architectural drawings (visual works) 39
Diaries 38
Archives of American Aerospace Exploration (AAAE) 37
Ledgers (account books) 33
Medicine 33
Virginia -- History 33
Coal mines and mining 32
Agriculture 30
Pulaski County (Va.) 30
Architectural drawing -- 20th century 27
Roanoke (Va.) 26
World War, 1939-1945 26
World maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimiles 26
Virginia, Southwest 24
Architecture (discipline) 22
African Americans -- History 21
Christiansburg (Va.) 21
Cocktails -- History 21
Ephemera 21
West Virginia -- Maps 21
Cocktail History Collection 20
Food Technology and Production 20
Virginia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimilies 20
Giles County (Va.) 19
United States -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 -- Facsimiles 19
Carroll County (Va.) 18
Women-owned architectural firms 18
Confederate States of America 17
Oral histories (literary works) 17
Textiles (visual works) 17
West Virginia 17
Authors, American -- 20th century 16
Kentucky -- Maps 16
Petersburg (Va.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 16
Roanoke County (Va.) 16
Radford (Va.) 15
Advertisements 14
Traditional medicine 14
Authors 13
British literature 13
Washington County (Va.) 13
Medicine, Military -- History 12
Slavery -- United States 12
Washington (D.C.) -- Maps 12
Businesspeople 11
Memorabilia 11
Politicians -- United States 11
United States -- Maps 11
United States -- National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Officials and employees 11
Virginia 11
World War, 1914-1918 11
Floyd County (Va.) 10
Grayson County (Va.) 10
Letters 10
New Jersey -- Maps 10
Railroad -- Maps 10
Religion 10
Aerospace engineers 9
Agricultural extension work 9
Architects and community 9
Architecture -- Study and teaching 9
Authors, English -- 20th century 9
Financial records 9
Home economics 9
North Carolina -- Maps 9
Pamphlets 9
Pennsylvania -- Maps 9
Record Group 2 9
Scrapbooks 9
Smyth County (Va.) 9
Tazewell County (Va.) 9
Aeronautical engineers 8
Bland County (Va.) 8
Botetourt County (Va.) 8
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Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970) 253
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944) 228
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-) 223
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College (1872-1896) 65
Geological Survey (U.S.) 61
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Heilig, Vicki 30
Commonwealth of Virginia. Department of Highways 29
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 19
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration 19
Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 18
Blaeu, Willem Janszoon, 1571-1638 15
Nirenstein's National Realty Map Company 15
Norfolk and Western Railroad Company (1881-1896) 14
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1896-1944) 14
Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 14
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Corps of Cadets (1944-1970) 13
Hotchkiss, Jedediah, 1828-1899 11
Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863 11
Bureau of the Census 10
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868 10
Norfolk and Western Railway Company (1896-1982) 10
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Corps of Cadets 10
Historic Urban Plans (Firm) 9
Lesher, C. E. (Carl Eugene), b.1885 9
Murrill, A. 9
United States. National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics 9
Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Alumni Association 9
Cook, George Hammell, 1818-1889 8
Hildebrand, J. R. 8
Hubbell, Charles H., 1898-1971 8
Preston family (Montgomery County, Va.) 8
Smithfield Plantation House (Blacksburg, Va.) 8
The University Press of Kentucky 8
Frazer, George Preston 7
Hopkins, Griffith Morgan 7
Virginia Tech Alumni Association 7
Anderson, Sherwood (Sherwood Berton), 1876-1941 6
Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 6
Bien, Morris, 1859- 6
Brown, Ralph Minthorne, 1878-1958 6
Gannett, Henry, 1846-1914 6
Harvey, G 6
Newman, Walter S. (Walter Stephenson), 1895-1978 6
Preston, John, 1764-1827 6
Smock, John C. (John Conover), 1842-1926 6
Thompson, Gilbert, 1839-1909 6
United States. War Department. Corps of Engineers 6
Virginia Cooperative Extension (1995-) 6
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture and Urban Studies (1978-2022) 6
Wall, W. F. 6
Appalachian Electric Power Company (1926-1958) 5
Bartholomew, John, 1831-1893 5
Boyd, Charles Rufus, 1841-1903 5
Gilmer, Jeremy Francis, 1818-1883 5
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 5
Hotel Roanoke 5
International Union of Women Architects 5
Ivanhoe Mining and Smelting Corporation 5
Kunstler, Morton, b.1931 5
McBryde, John McLaren, 1841-1923 5
O.W. Gray & Son 5
Rand McNally and Company 5
Roanoke Historical Society 5
Shackelford, George Green, 1921-2010 5
Smithey & Boynton, Architects and Engineers (1935-1992) (Roanoke, Va.) 5
Torre, Susana, 1944- 5
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Architecture (1974-1978) 5
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. College of Arts and Sciences (1970-2003) 5
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. University Libraries 5
Virginia. State Highway Commission 5
A. Hoen & Co. 4
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 4
Beyer, Edward, 1820-1865 4
Bliznakov, Milka T., 1927-2010 4
Chace, George 4
Chace, Jacob 4
Chester, W. 4
Confederate States of America. War Department 4
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 4
Dunay, Donna 4
Dwight, C. S. 4
Everett Waddey Company 4
Foster, A. G. 4
Gamble, W. H. (William H.) 4
Geological Survey. Water Resources Division (U.S.) 4
Hutcheson, John Redd, 1886-1962 4
Ireland, E. I. 4
Kent family 4
Kurtz, Louis, 1835-1921 4
Lankes, Julius J., 1884-1960 4
Matsukawa-Tsuchida, Junko 4
Michie, P. S. 4
Preston, William, 1729-1783 4
Price, Harvey Lee, 1874-1951 4
Rasche, M. W. (Mary W.) 4
Richmond Civil War Centennial Committee 4
Sanborn Map Company 4
Smith, George Otis, 1871-1944 4
Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company (Roanoke, Va.) 4
Troiani, Don 4
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