A Guide to the Emmett Russell Price Scrapbooks, 1910-1943 Price, Emmett Russell Scrapbooks Ms1987-011

A Guide to the Emmett Russell Price Scrapbooks, 1910-1943

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1987-011


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Processed by: Adrienne Glenney, Student Assistant, and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1987-011
Title
Emmett Russell Price Scrapbooks, 1910-1943
Physical Characteristics
1.6 cu. ft. 4 boxes
Creator
Emmett Russell, Price
Language
English
Abstract
This collection contains the scrapbooks of Emmett Russell Price, professor of Agricultural Journalism at VPI, from 1910-1944. The scrapbooks consist of newspaper clippings about Blacksburg and VPI.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from the Emmett Russell Price Scrapbooks must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Emmett Russell Price Scrapbooks, Ms1987-011, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

This collection was donated to Newman Library sometime before 1969. The scrapbooks were eventually moved to Special Collections.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Emmett Russell Scrapbooks was completed in July 2013.


Biographical Note

Emmett Russell Price was born in 1874. He was an instructor and professor of Agricultural Journalism at VPI from 1920 until his death in 1944.

Scope and Content

This collection contains the scrapbooks of Emmett Russell Price, professor of Agricultural Journalism at VPI, from 1910-1943. The scrapbooks consist of newspaper clippings about Blacksburg and VPI.

Arrangement

Clippings within scrapbooks are arranged chronologically. The scrapbooks are boxed in chronological order.

Index Terms

    Subjects:

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

Contents List

Box-folder 1-1
Scrapbook, 1919-1922
Box-folder 1-2
VPI Clippings Book, 1918-1921, 1923-1926
Box-folder 1-3
Mounted Clippings
  • 1910
  • 1911
  • 1912
  • 1913
  • 1914
  • 1915
Box-folder 2-2
Scrapbook, 1919-1928
Box-folder 2-1
Scrapbook, January 1923- June 1923
Box-folder 3-1
Scrapbook, 1926-1943
Box-folder 3-2
Scrapbook, Extensions, 1926-1943
Box-folder 4-1
Scrapbook, 1938-1939
Box-folder 4-2
Scrapbook, 1939-1943