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Photograph of Balloons Release with Tree View, F00048 (Ms2008-020)
Photograph of balloons being released into the sky near a tree and building, undated
Photograph of a Parking Lot with VT Jerseys, F00048 (Ms2008-020)
Photograph of parking lot with VT jerseys and shirts hung from the top of the parking lot, undated
Photograph of a Parking Lot with VT Jerseys and Balloons, 2, F00048 (Ms2008-020)
Photograph of parking lot with VT jerseys and shirts hung from the top and tied white balloons, undated
Photograph of Handmade Banner, undated, F00048 (Ms2008-020)
Photograph of handmade poster banner that says "In Memory of Virginia Tech Hokies", undated
Photograph of Students Releasing Balloons, undated, F00048 (Ms2008-020)
Anonymous photograph of group of seven students wearing VT colors releasing white balloons in front of a building, undated
Photograph of Parking Lot Wall with VT jerseys, undated, F00048 (Ms2008-020)
Photograph of parking lot wall with VT shirts hung on it and taped picture of one of the April 16, 2007 victims and taped picture of the flag of…
Photograph of Children and Adults Posing in VT Colors, undated, F00048 (Ms2008-020)
Anonymous photograph of a group of children and adults in VT colors and holding a VT banner, undated
Photograph of Adults, undated, F00014 (Ms2008-020)
Photograph of adults wearing VT colors, some are wearing orange hardhats, undated
Red Sympathy Card with Group Picture on the Front, undated, F00009 (Ms2008-020)
Red, handwritten sympathy card with an anonymous group posing in VT colors and handwritten comments on the inside. The front page includes the…
Color Copy of Digital Images of Silver Hokie Bird with 32 VT Flags, undated, F00121 (Ms2008-020)
Photograph of silver Hokie Bird in front of 32 VT flags planted in the grass
Anonymous handwritten note with peace sign, C01146 (Ms2008-020)
Anonymous handwritten note that says "Peace" with peace sign drawing, undated
Photograph of Paul B. Barringer
Born Feb. 13, 1857, in Concord, North Carolina, son of Confederate Gen. Rufus Barringer and grandson of Gen. Paul B. Barringer, leader in War of 1812.…
Photograph of John L. Buchanan
Born June 19, 1831, in Rich Valley, Smyth County, Virginia. Received an A.B. in 1856 and an M.A. in 1860, both from Emory and Henry College. Latin…
Photograph of Julian A. Burruss
Born Aug. 16, 1876, in Richmond, son of Woodson Cheadle and Cora Emmett McDowell Burruss. Entered VAMC in fall 1894 and received B.S. in civil…
Photograph of Thomas N. Conrad
Born Aug. 1, 1837, at Fairfax Courthouse, Virginia. Received A.B.in 1857, A.M. in 1860, and M.Sc. in 1890, all from Dickinson College, Carlisle,…
Photograph of Joseph D. Eggleston
Born Nov. 13, 1867, in Prince Edward County, Virginia. Attended Prince Edward Academy and Hampden-Sydney College, where he received the A.B. in 1886…
Photograph of John R. Hutcheson
Born Jan. 13, 1886, near Charlotte Court House, Virginia. Received B.S. from VPI in 1909, honorary D.Sci. from Clemson in 1937, and honorary D.Agric.…
Photograph of Dr. Duncan Lyle Kinnear
Photograph of Lunsford L. Lomax
Born Nov. 4, 1835, in Newport, Rhode Island. Received B.S. from U.S. Military Academy, West Point, New York, in 1856. Was fellow officer with J. E. B.…
Photograph of John M. McBryde
Born Jan. 1, 1841, in Abbeville, South Carolina, of Scotch immigrant parents. Entered sophomore class at South Carolina College in 1858 at the age of…
Photograph Charles L. C. Minor
Born Dec. 3, 1835, in Hanover County. Received M.A. from University of Virginia (UVa), 1858, and later received an L.L.D. After graduating from UVa,…
Photograph of Walter S. Newman
Born July 20, 1895, in Woodstock Virginia, son of WaIter Hickman and Sallie Bird Stephenson Newman. Attended Shenandoah County schools. Received A.B.…
Photograph of Paul E. Torgersen
Born Oct. 13, 1931, in Staten Island, N.Y. Received B.S. in industrial engineering from LeHigh University in 1953, M.S. in industrial engineering from…
Photograph of Charles W. Steger
Born June 16, 1947, in Richmond, Va. Received a professional bachelor of architecture degree in 1970, master of architecture in 1971, and Ph.D. in…
Photograph of William E. Lavery
Born Nov. 20, 1930, in Geneseo, New York. Received associate degree, State University of New York-Morrisville, 1950; bachelor's degree from Michigan…
Photograph of James D. McComas
Born Dec. 23, 1928, in Pritchard, West Virginia. Received bachelor’s degree at West Virginia University, 1951; master’s in 1960 and Ph. D. in…
Photograph of the university president's home, The Grove, taken in winter
Letter from Francis Preston to James McDowell, n.d. (Ms1997-002)
Note: The scan of the second page of this letter is missing. Please see the transcript for the text of the missing page.
List of correspondents and recipients of the letters (Ms1997-002)
Notes on My Life at Virginia Tech, by Harvey E. Sheppard
This memoir was written by Harvey E. Sheppard (Class of 1932), about his time as a student at the university in the late 1920s/early 1930s. This pdf…
Cartoon, "Rat Peabody Has to Have V.P.I. Surroundings..."
Photograph of two women students in a dorm room
Photograph of two women students sitting on beds in a dorm room
Photograph of a cadet on a bottom bunk
Photograph of a Midnight Feast of the Rockbridge Club
This photograph features J.N. Smith, Rogere, McClung, Wilson, Paxton, Anderson, Deacon, Locker. Gift of Mr. L. Goeller.
Photograph of a typical barracks room
"Administrative Work at Tech Ordered Reorganized by Board: Visitors Create Committees to Deal with Pressing Problems," by Horace Hood, III
Newspaper article, "Administrative Work at Tech Ordered Reorganized by Board: Visitors Create Committees to Deal with Pressing Problems," by Horace…
Heart-shaped pillow with “Love” and the initials “SCN” (Ms2008-020)
The heart-shaped pillow has “Love” and the initials “SCN” sewed into it and a pink ribbon attached, from an unknown source.
"Angel of Love" stained glass, gold-plated figure, H00331 (Ms2008-020)
The stained glass, gold-plated figure is an angel kneeling in prayer with a VT belt. An attached note says it is hand crafted by the Angels of Love…
An anonymous drawing from a student of Ellison High School, C00046, (Ms2008-020)
An anonymous hand drawn picture from a student of Ellison High School. It has a hand drawn flower in the center with a heart coming from its center.…
A Letter with a positive message from Caresse, C00046, (Ms2008-020)
A handwritten letter from Caresse who expresses sympathy toward Virginia Tech. There is a Hokie Respect sticker at the top with hand drawn VT around…
An anonymous letter with a positive message from a student of Ellison High School, C00046, (Ms2008-020)
An anonymous handwritten blue letter by a student from, expressing sympathy and sorrow for Virginia Tech. They are also sending love.
An anonymous letter with a heart and positive message from a student of Ellison High School, C00046, (Ms2008-020)
An anonymous handwritten letter by a student from Ellison High School, stating "our hearts are with you!"
An anonymous letter expressing sympathy from a student of Ellison High School, C00046, (Ms2008-020)
An anonymous handwritten green letter by a student from Ellison High School, stating "Sorry for your loss!" It has hand drawn hearts on the side.
An anonymous letter with a VT drawn on it and positive message, C00046, (Ms2008-020)
An anonymous handwritten yellow letter by a student from Ellison High School, stating "With Time things will get easier."
A letter with a positive message from Anthony, C00446, (Ms2008-020)
A handwritten letter from Anthony who sends sympathy and condolences to the students, encouraging to keep learning and going to school.
Letter with a positive message and a drawing of a rose from Maria Flores from ,C00446, (Ms2008-020)
A handwritten note from Maria Flores sending condolences to those who were affected. It has a drawing on a rose in the middle of the page and a heart…
Letter with a positive message from Nicky Rivera from ,C00446 (Ms2008-020)
A handwritten note from Nicky Rivera expressing condolences. They write to keep holding on and sends much love and support. It has drawing on hearts…
A Letter from Alex Perry, C00467, (Ms2008-020)
A handwritten letter from Alex Perry, Oakton High School. The letter expresses sympathy to the VT students.
A Letter from Kyle, C00467, (Ms2008-020)
A handwritten letter from Kyle, Oakton High School. The letter expresses sympathy to the VT students.