A Guide to the A. E. F. Price Certificates, 1883-1885 Price, A. E. F., Certificates Ms2011-031

A Guide to the A. E. F. Price Certificates, 1883-1885

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2011-031


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Processed by: Sarah R. Olney, Student Assistant, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2011-031
Title
A. E. F. Price Certificates, 1883-1885
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Language
English
Abstract
The collection includes three certificates awarded to A. F. Price for "distinguished" work in his examinations at Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College.

Adminstrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from A. E. F. Price Certificates must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: A. E. F. Price Certificates, Ms2011-031, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The A. E. F. Price Certificates were donated to Special Collections in 2010.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the A. E. F. Price Certificates were completed in March 2011.


Biographical Note

A. E. F. Price graduated from Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College in 1886. Originally from Blacksburg, Virginia, he was a teacher and farmer in Montgomery County. He passed away August 20, 1893.

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains three awards given to Price for "having been distinguished by attaining to an average of three-fourths in all his Examinations" over the course of three consecutive school years (1882-1885). All three certificates are signed by Thomas Nelson Conrad, president of VAMC from 1880 to 1886.

Arrangement

The three certificates are arranged in chronological order.


Index Terms

    Persons:

  • Price, A. E. F.
  • Subjects:

  • Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College

Contents List

Folder 1
Certificates, 1883-1885.