A Guide to the Jesse Heard VPI Buttons, 1887 Heard, Jesse, VPI Buttons Ms1973-010

Jesse Heard VPI Buttons, 1887

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1973-010


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Processed by: Stephanie Wenger, Student Volunteer, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1973-010
Title
Jesse Heard VPI Buttons, 1887
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Language
English
Abstract
This collection consists of six uniform buttons belonging to Jesse T. Heard.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Jesse Heard VPI Buttons must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Jesse Heard VPI Button, Ms1973-010, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

This collection was acquired by Newman Library prior to 1973.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Jesse Heard VPI Buttons was completed in 1973. Additional description was completed in February 2011.


Biographical Note

Jesse T. Heard attended Virginia Agriculture and Mechanical College (now known as Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University) in 1887.

Scope and Content

This collection consists of six uniform buttons belonging to Jesse T. Heard. The buttons are gold in color. They have V.A.M.C. engraved on them, along with a sheaf of wheat, rifle, telescope, book, and plow. These buttons were produced by the Waterbury Button Company.

Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College
  • Local Subjects:

  • University Archives

Contents List

Folder 1
Buttons, 1887.