A Guide to the William E. Garnett Papers, 1936-1969, n.d. Garnett, William E., Papers Ms1973-011

William E. Garnett Papers, 1936-1969, n.d.

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1973-011


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Processed by: Ashley Wellens and Kira A. Dietz, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1973-011
Title
William E. Garnett Papers, 1936-1969, n.d.
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Creator
Garnett, William E., (William Edward), 1885-1970
Language
English
Abstract
The William E. Garnett Papers consist of field notes, surveys, reports, class notes, letters to the editors of Montgomery County, Virginia, newspapers, and reprints of publications.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from William E. Garnett Papers must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: William E. Garnett Papers, Ms1973-011, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The William E. Garnett Papers collection was acquired by Special Collections prior to 1973.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the William E. Garnett Papers was completed in 1973. Additional description was completed in March 2011.


Biographical Note

William E. Garnett was a professor of Rural Sociology (1925-1956) at the Agricultural Experiment Station at Virginia Polytechnic Institute. He helped establish the Virginia Agriculture Conference Board and the Virginia Medical and Health Care Council.

Scope and Content

The William E. Garnett Papers consist of field notes, surveys, reports, class notes, letters to the editors of Montgomery County, Virginia, newspapers, and reprints of publications.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged by material type.

Index Terms

    Geographical Names:

  • Blacksburg, Va
  • Subjects:

  • Blacksburg (Va.)
  • Faculty
  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Montgomery County (Va.)
  • University Archives
  • Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute

Contents List

Folder 1
Papers, 1936-1969, n.d.

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Garnett, William E., (William Edward), 1885-1970