A Guide to the Rudolph Carl Brauer Memorabilia, 1915-1916 Brauer, Rudolph Carl Memorabilia Ms1982-011

Rudolph Carl Brauer Memorabilia, 1915-1916

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1982-011


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Collection Number
Rudolph Carl Brauer Memorabilia, 1915-1916
Physicsl Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
The collection contains correspondence, campus pictures, bulletins, and programs collected by Rudolph Brauer, graduate of the VPI class of 1915.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Rudolph Carl Brauer Memorabilia must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Rudolph Carl Brauer Memorabilia, Ms1982-011, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The Rudolph Carl Brauer Memorabilia collection was acquired prior to 1982.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Rudolph Carl Brauer Memorabilia was completed in 1982. Additional information was completed in April 2011.

Biographical Note

Rudolph Carl Brauer was in VPI class of 1915 where he studied mechanical engineering. During his senior year he was made Captain Band, President of Cotillion Club, President of the Senior Prom, Chairman Student Branch A.S.M.E., Science club, and he was the Editor-in-Chief of  The Bugle, 1914-1915.

Scope and Content

The collection contains correspondence, campus pictures, bulletins, and programs collected and compiled by Brauer while a student at VPI. The collection also includes several artifacts: a saber, VPI tie pin, and VPI fountain pen.

Index Terms


  • University Archives
  • University History
  • Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute

Contents List

Folder 1
Memorabilia, 1915-1916