A Guide to the Insurance Survey of Virginia Polytechnic Institute Records, 1931 Insurance Survey of Virginia Polytechnic Institute Records Ms1995-029

Insurance Survey of Virginia Polytechnic Institute Records, 1931

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1995-029


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Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Insurance Survey of Virginia Polytechnic Institute Records, 1931
Physical Characteristics
0.2 cu. ft. 1 box

Please note: The current finding aid includes only minimal description of the collection. If you have questions, please contact Special Collections (specref@vt.edu) for more information.

Scope and Content

Insurance Survey of the buildings of Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, Virginia, prepared in 1931 by Charles Lunsford & Sons, Roanoke, Va.; Insurance Company of North America, Philadelphia, Pa.; and F. Wharton Baker, engineer. Collection consists of 88 photographs and of buildings, faculty dwellings, barns, and storage lots at Virginia Polytechnic Institute covered by the policy; recommendations for coverage and for fire protection of these buildings; estimated insurable value and insurance carried; and property not insured. Short descriptions of some individual buildings are included. Photographs in the collection have been copied and included in the Historical Photograph Collection of Special Collections.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

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