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Clipping, "Short Courses for Women,"
Article called "Short Courses for Women" from The Techgram, 1943-04-01, discusses several 1 to 10 week courses at VPI to prepare women for work during…
Clipping, "New Fields for Women" by Mildred T. Tate,
Article called "New Fields for Women" by Mildred T. Tate from The Techgram, 1943-01-15, discusses openings in fields for women during World War II.
Photograph, Duck Pond, undated
Photograph of the Duck Pond on VPI campus, undated
Photograph, Ice Pond, 1934
Photograph of the Ice Pond used for ice skating and recreation, 1934.
Proposed Organizational Chart of VPI, 1920-1921
This organizational chart, entitled "Chart No. 2 Proposed Organization of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute by Function 1920-21", show possible…
Song, "Tech Triumph," undated
Cover of the sheet music for "Tech Triumph," the university fight song, by Mattie W. Epes and W. P. Maddux.
Photograph, Old Library interior, 1915
Photograph of the Old Library building interior in 1915
Article, "Women may attend Tech next session," 1921-01-27
Article from The Virginia Tech, reporting on the approval of the attendance of women at the school next academic session, January 27, 1921.
The Virginia Tech
Front page masthead of The Virginia Tech, reporting on the new system of "mass athletics" and encouraging its support, as well as the positive record…
Newspaper, "V.P.I. will have athletic building," 1913-10-23
Front page of The Virginia Tech, reporting that VPI will be constructing an athletic building, as well as a game between football alumni and the JV…
The Virginia Tech
Front page of the Virginia Tech, reporting on the installation of wireless stations on campus, a speech by the secretary of the YMCA, a performance by…
Bulletin of the Engineering Extension Division of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute
Front page of the engineering extension diivision newsletter, October 1, 1924.
Serial, "Bulletin of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Opportunites for the Education of Women," 1922-09
September 1922 issue of the Bulletin of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute reporting on the educational opportunities for women at VPI, including home…
Administrative records, First page of President Eggleston's final report to the Board of Visitors, 1919-07-01
First page of President Eggleston's final report to the Board of Visitors, reporting changes to the school and his resignation, July 1, 1919.
Map, "Map of Main Campus of the Virginia Polytechnic Institute" by S.M. Boyd, Jr., 1915-03-15 (Map0353)
Map of VPI campu by S.M. Boyd, Jr., March 3, 1915.
Photograph, "Shops under construction," 1915
Photograph of the McBryde Building under construction, 1915.
Architectural Drawings, McBryde Building by Carneal and Johnston, undated
Architecural drawings of the old McBryde Building by Carneal and Johnston (Richmond, Va.), an architectural and engineering firm that often worked on…
Document, VPI Board of Visitors Minutes, 1901-02-19 (RG 1/3)
The February 19, 1901 minutes of the Executive Committee of the VPI Board of Visitors contains the lease to rent the approx. 500 acres of Smithfield…
Certificate, Price, Harvey L., VPI Diploma, 1898-06-15 (Ms1975-001)
This is the VPI diploma of Harvey L. Price, who graduated in 1898. Listed are the signatures of prominent educators, such as President McBryde and…
Map, Campus of Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1911 (Map0359)
This map depicts campus buildings and pathway dimensions, 1911.
Map, Campus of Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1931 (Map0336)
This map depicts the buildings (numbered), planned structures, and other infrastructure measurements on campus, 1931.
The Student Handbook
, pp. 20 & 27, 1908/1909
The Student Handbook, or "Rat Bible", which was later named The Guidon, is a serial publication for the Corps of Cadets that outlines the rules and…
Article, "Dr. McBryde's Resignation," 1906-10-26
Portion of front page of The Virginia Tech, Vol. 4, No. 4, October 26, 1906 issue reports on the resignation of President McBryde. There is also an…
The Virginia Tech
Masthead of the first issue of The Virginia Tech newspaper, reporting on football games with N.C. A&M (North Carolina State), St. Albans School,…
Photograph, Mineral Building, undated
Photograph depicts the Mineral Building (also Mining Engineering Building) of the School of Mines on VPI campus. The building was erected around…
Photograph, Hillcrest Hall, 1941
Photograph of Hillcrest Hall in 1941
Photograph, First Ring Dance, 1934-04-27
Photograph of the First Ring Dance held at Virginia Tech on March 27, 1934.
Photograph, Eggleston Hall under construction, 1929
Photograph of Eggleston Hall under construction in 1929.
Photograph, Eggleston Hall, 1940
Photograph of Eggleston Hall, with Owens Hall and the town of Blacksburg in the background in 1940.
Photograph, Burruss Hall, 1939
Photograph of Burruss Hall, main administration building of Virginia Tech in 1939.
Photograph, Radio Equipment in the War Memorial Hall Studio, ca. 1930
In the fall of 1929, a sparse, but moderately sound-proof studio was built in an unused room in the tower of War Memorial Hall. The first broadcast…
Photograph, Infirmary, undated
This photo depicts the college infirmary (now Henderson Hall) after an expansion nearly doubled its capacity. The addition was completed by the start…
Photograph, deHavilland DH-4 aeroplane, undated
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…
Photographs, Construction of New Power Plant, Barracks No. 8, and Patton Hall, 1928
This composite includes 3 photos of construction on the campus. On the left is the new power plant, on the top is the new stone dormitory Barracks No.…
Drawing, "The Development Plan", 1927
By the time this drawing, produced by the Manning Offices Inc., a landscape design firm, was published in the September 1927 issue of the V.P.I.…
Photograph, Faculty Row street and Patton Hall, 1927
This photo is of the road down Faculty Row, with Patton Hall visible on the left.
Photograph, Class of 1928 Ring, undated
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…
Photographs, Barracks No. 6 and No. 7, 1927
These photos depict the new Barracks No. 6 building, dedicated in September 1927, and Barracks No. 7, which was converted from the Science Hall and…
Photograph, Beds in a dorm room, December 1925
This photo from the President's report to the Board of Visitors at the January 28, 1926, meeting, illustrates the dire need for dormitories on campus.…
Photographs, Dedication Day of Miles Stadium and War Memorial Hall, October 23, 1926
This composite includes photos from Dedication Day for Miles Stadium and War Memorial Hall on October 23, 1926. Alumni were invited to a homecoming…
Photographs, War Memorial Hall and Miles Stadium, January 1926
This composite depicts War Memorial Hall, its gymnasium, and Miles Stadium while under contruction in 1926.
Photograh, FFA plaque and table, undated
This photo is of a plaque on the table where Future Farmers of Virginia (later expanded to Future Farmers of America) was founded by Walter S. Newman,…
Photographs, Eleanor Isabelle Jones and Ralph Minthorne Brown, 1919, 1925
This composite includes a 1919 photo of Eleanor Isabelle Jones, university librarian from 1913 to 1923, and a 1925 photo of Ralph Minthorne Brown,…
Bulletin, "Service to the State and Nation," November 1925
This cover from the Bulletin of VPI, Vol. XIX, No. 1, November 1925, indicates the need for funds for a new dormitory on campus, and this photo…
Photograph, Patton Hall, ca. 1925
This composite photo of Patton Hall includes a drawing by Carneal & Johnston, Architects, of the intended final building and a photo of the hall…
Clipping, "Co-Eds Win By Overwhelming Score of 7 to 6", 1925
This newspaper clipping describes the women's basketball team's victory over the "Bashful Basketeers" of Concord State. One of the captions uses the…
Map, Proposed Lay-Out of Campus, 1925
This map depicts the proposed lay-out of the V. P. I. campus in 1925.
Clipping, Rural Electrification, 1924
This newspaper clipping shows a photograph of electic lines leading to an unidentified farm.
Photograph, Agricultural Extension Division Building, 1926
This photo depicts the Agricultural Extension Division Building shortly after its construction was finished and it had been occupied.
Architectural Drawing, War Memorial Hall, undated
These architechtual drawings depict the proposed plans for War Memoial Hall and Gymnasium.