Virginia Tech Shootings, Blacksburg, Va., 2007
Variants: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Shootings, Blacksburg, Va., 2007 Virginia Tech Massacre, Blacksburg, Va., 2007 Virginia Tech Tragedy, Blacksburg, Va., 2007 VPI Shootings, Blacksburg, Va., 2007
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
This collection contains 32 Hokie Stone Rocks, each painted with names of April 16, 2007, victims.
A collection of 41 framed photographs having to do with the aftermath of the April 16, 2007 shootings. Photographers were community members who submitted images to be considered for an exhibition at Squires' Perspective Gallery in April 2008. Collection also includes additional digital images not framed for the show.
The collection contains the condolence materials received by the Marching Virginians after April 16, 2007. Much of the material pertains to Ryan "Stack" Christopher Clark, baritone and student leader in the Marching Virginians. This collection incorporates a variety of materials and artifacts, including correspondence, posters, banners, an American flag flown on the USS Constitution, scrapbooks, and a band uniform.
The Virginia Tech April 16, 2007 Archives of the University Libraries consists mainly of condolence items received by the university in the wake of April 16, 2007 in which 32 faculty and students were killed. The subseries organization is by type of item. The bulk of materials were received in the first few months following April 16, 2007. There also is a very small series with items specifically sent to or relating to those killed, which is organized alphabetically by name.