Virginia Tech April 16, 2007 Archives of the University Libraries (MS2008-020)

Title

Virginia Tech April 16, 2007 Archives of the University Libraries (MS2008-020)

Description

The Virginia Tech April 16, 2007 Archives of the University Libraries consists mainly of condolence items received by the university following the events of April 16, 2007. The bulk of materials were received in the first few months following April 16, 2007. This digital collection is a subset of the full April 16, 2007 Condolence Archives digital collection located on VTechWorks.

Date

2007-2010

Rights

Special Collections does not own copyright to all materials in the Virginia Tech April 16, 2007 Archives of the University Libraries. If the department has the copyright, permission to publish materials must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech. Permission to publish materials not owned by the department must come from the copyright holder. Please contact Special Collections (specref@vt.edu) with copyright questions and concerns.

Access Rights

Collection is open for research.

Identifier

Ms2008-020

Bibliographic Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Virginia Tech April 16, 2007 Archives of the University Libraries, Ms2008-020, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

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WeRemember Digital Exhibit Image.jpg

A still image of the vigil outside Burruss Hall following April 16, 2007 with the Communities of Caring exhibit title in the lower left.
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Notes about the painting from Cheryl (Luna) Robinson, VT Class of 1980, Elementary Education: In New Orleans, a Jazz Funeral includes a Second Line,…
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Sent for first anniversary. Painting depicts students at a candlelight vigil.
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This memorial textile was presented to the University Libraries by Lumbantoruan's parents when they came to Virginia Tech to accept his degree. …
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Two views of a glossy poster with photograph of the group with an airplane behind them with messages and signatures around the border
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Three views of one yellow and multi-colored handmade quilt
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Drawing features portraits of the victims
http://spec.lib.vt.edu/pickup/Omeka_upload/S6L1C2239.jpg

Crown was found on Virginia Tech Drillfield
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Two views of a written message
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One view of a carved wooden box holding banners and four views of a signed banner

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