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Signed photograph of Tico St. John sent along with a letter of condolence.
150th_035. ScienceHall and Barracks4.jpg

This photo depicts Science Hall and Barracks No. 4. Science Hall's construction was finished in 1901, and Barracks No. 4 was completed in 1902.
150th_065. Owens Sears Meade Freeman Mays v2.jpg

This composite photo depicts Charles Owens, John Sears, Floyd Meade, Alonzo Freeman, and Preston Mays. These men were some of the first African…

Photograph of the Old Field House.

Photograph of athletes in the interior of the Old Field House.

This photo depicts a classroom at the Northern Virginia Graduate center shortly after it moved from Reston to Dulles.

This undated photo shows the Northern Virginia Center, a joint education center held by Virginia Tech and the University of Virginia, in Falls Church.

Photograph depicts the Mineral Building (also Mining Engineering Building) of the School of Mines on VPI campus. The building was erected around…
150th_056. Miles Field.jpg

This photo depicts Miles Field, which was renamed to honor Clarence Paul Miles.
150th_041. Expansion MessCommence.jpg

This photo depicts the Mess and Commencement Hall after it had been expanded.

Composite of the McBryde Building with photo showing it under construction and drawing of the expected structure.
150th_088. Brumfield MaryEllaCarr.jpg

This photo depicts Mary Ella Carr Brumfield, who was the first woman to receive a degree from V. P. I.

This photo depicts the construction of the east stands in Lane Stadium.

Photograph of Joanne E. Eustis, the first Faculty Representative on the VT Board of Visitors.
150th_115. infirmary expansion.jpg

This photo depicts the college infirmary (now Henderson Hall) after an expansion nearly doubled its capacity. The addition was completed by the start…

This photo depicts five unidentified women in an office at the first Northern Virginia Graduate Center in Reston, Virginia.

Photograph of Ella Agnew, the first female extension agent in the country and the namesake of Agnew Hall on Virginia Tech's campus.

Photograph of the Duck Pond on VPI campus, undated
150th_114. deHaviland DH-4.jpg

This photo is of the deHaviland DH-4 airplane donated to the university by the U.S. Navy for use by students. It arrived without an engine, but the…
150th_048. CreameryColdStorageCannery.jpg

This photo depicts the creamery and cannery on campus that was later converted into additional dorm space for campus farm workers.
150th_109. class ring 1928.jpg

This photo depicts the Class of 1928's class ring. The rings were presented to every member of the class at the first "Ring Banquet" held by the Class…
150th_058. 1911 ring.jpg

This Virginia Tech class ring is from the Class of 1911. 1911 was also the first year that the University made class rings. This photo is from the VT…

This photograph shows Bishop-Favrao Hall on the Virginia Tech campus in Blacksburg, Va.
150th_086b. AgEd Bldg.jpg

This photo depicts the Agricultural Building at Virginia Polytechnic Institute.

Born Nov. 20, 1930, in Geneseo, New York. Received associate degree, State University of New York-Morrisville, 1950; bachelor's degree from Michigan…

Born July 20, 1895, in Woodstock Virginia, son of WaIter Hickman and Sallie Bird Stephenson Newman. Attended Shenandoah County schools. Received A.B.…

Born Aug. 1, 1837, at Fairfax Courthouse, Virginia. Received 1857, A.M. in 1860, and M.Sc. in 1890, all from Dickinson College, Carlisle,…

Anonymous photograph of group of seven students wearing VT colors releasing white balloons in front of a building, undated

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…

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 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…

Anonymous photograph of military group [probably Air Force of Air Force National Guard] posing in the VT shape, undated

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.…

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…

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…

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.…

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…

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…

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 handmade poster banner that says "In Memory of Virginia Tech Hokies", undated

Photograph of a driveway with Hokie Bird prints going up and a black mourning ribbon under the VT symbol, undated

This is a sepia photograph of doctors, nurses, and others, presumably at Piedmont Tuberculosis Sanatorium.

Anonymous photograph of a group of children and adults in VT colors and holding a VT banner, undated

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 balloons being released into the sky near a clock tower, undated

Photograph of balloons being released into the sky near a tree and building, undated
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