Historical Photograph Collection

Title

Historical Photograph Collection

Subject

Agricultural extension work
Blacksburg (Va.)
Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
Montgomery County (Va.)
University History
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute
Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. Corps of Cadets

Description

The photograph collection at Special Collections consists primarily of historical photographs of Virginia Tech, dating back to the 1890s. Subjects include, but are not limited to: athletics, the Corps of Cadets, campus views and buildings, events and celebrations, Agricultural Extension sites/work, and candid images of students and campus groups. A alphabetically organized photograph collection of faculty and staff from the university is maintained separately.

The collection is also home to historic images of Blacksburg, Montgomery County, the New River Valley, and Southwest Virginia in general. Subjects include, but are not limited to: historic sites and buildings, Blacksburg views and buildings, scenes from surrounding towns/cities/counties, agriculture activities, and candid images of people.

Date

1890s-present

Type

Photographs

Identifier

Photographs_001

Bibliographic Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: [image], Historical Photograph Collection, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Rights Holder

Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech

Collection Tree

vpi_campus_panorama_1936.pdf

Panoramic map of VPI campus with buildings numbered and labeled.
VT0604041328.tif

V.A.M.C. Alumnus
VT0604041322.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604041310.tif

First Head of Department of Veterinary Services
VT0604041154.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604041150.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus, Class of 1911
VT0604041134.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604041132.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604041122.tif

V.A.M.C. Alumnus - 1875
VT0604041112.tif

Head of the Department of Veterinary Science, 1913-1923
VT0604041054.tif

V.A.M.C. Alumnus
VT0604041048.tif

William Addison Caldwell was the first student admitted to VAMC in 1873.

VT0604040926.tif

William Addison Caldwell was the first student admitted to VAMC, 1873.

VT0604040856.tif

Monument to William Addison Caldwell, first student admitted to Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College, who graduated from VAMC in 1876.
VT0604040848.tif

First Student at VAMC 1873
VT0604040838.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604040826.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604040810.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus - Supplied by Central News and Photo Service
VT0604040808.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604031650.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604031644.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604031630.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604031622.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604031618.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus - Miss America 1979
VT0604031616.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus - Miss America 1979
VT0604031614.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus - Miss America 1979
VT0604031554.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus - Miss America 1979
VT0604031550.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus - Miss America 1979
VT0604031548.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus - Miss America 1979
VT0604031546.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus - Supplied by Central News and Photo Service
VT0604031544.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604031528.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604031526.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604031522.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604031502.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604031500.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604031448.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus
VT0604031436.tif

V.P.I. Alumnus

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