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Roanoke (Va.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

Roanoke Chamber of Commerce Postwar Planning Committee Collection,

Identifier: Ms-2011-083

The collection contains correspondence papers and a booklet regarding the Chamber of Commerce of Roanoke, Virginia Postwar Planning Committee from 1946. Correspondence include meeting minutes and letters regarding publication of the booklet Roanoke Looking Ahead. The latter provides a an outline of planned municipal improvements.

Dates: 1946

Roanoke County Confederate States of America Pension Forms

Identifier: Ms-2023-011

This collection consists of applications for pension from Confederate veterans and/or their widows residing in Roanoke, VA. Although undated, these applications are likely from the 1910s-1930s.

Dates: undated (but likely c.1920s)

Roanoke Quadrangle

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: Map-0802

Roanoke, Virginia, Scrapbook

Identifier: Ms-1932-001

Scrapbook containing essays, photographs, reports, maps and ephemera, compiled to promote Roanoke as the site of a proposed new Veterans Administration hospital in Southwest Virginia.

Dates: 1931 - 1932

Letter to Ruth H. Shootman

Identifier: Ms-2017-037

The collection consists of a three-page letter written December 5th, 1846, from Harriet of Sandy River Church, Virginia (a town in Prince Edward County) to "Miss Ruth H. Shootman, Big Lick, Roanoke, Va."

Dates: 1846

Smithey & Boynton, Architects & Engineers Records

Identifier: Ms-1992-027

The collection contains project files and drawings related to more than 1,500 residences, churches, businesses, schools, and community buildings, predominantly in the Roanoke and Southwest Virginia area, designed by Smithey & Boynton, mostly between 1935 and 1957.

Dates: 1922 - 1985

Southview School, Roanoke County, Virginia

 Collection — Frame 1
Identifier: Art-061
Scope and Contents

building by Smithey and Boynton Architects and Engineers

Dates: 1939

Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company Christmas Cards,

Identifier: Ms-2011-081

The collection contains three hand-drawn Christmas cards and one envelope (addressed to L. Franklin Moore) from the Stone Printing and Manufacturing Company.

Dates: 1949

Robert Creede Taylor Family Reference Collection

Identifier: Ms-2006-024

The collection consists of a timeline and copies of documentation about Robert Creede Taylor, a former student at Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College, and his family during the years 1866 to 1915 gathered by R. C. Taylor's great-grandson.

Dates: 2003 - 2006