A Guide to the Myrvin Lafe Pence Scrapbook and Class Photograph, 1918-1922 Pence, Myrvin Lafe Scrapbook and Class Photograph Ms2013-087

A Guide to the Myrvin Lafe Pence Scrapbook and Class Photograph, 1918-1922

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms2013-087


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Processed by: Nicole Hancock, Student Assistant and Kira A. Dietz, Archivist, Special Collections

Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms2013-087
Title
Myrvin Lafe Pence Scrapbook and Class Photograph, 1918-1922
Physical Characteristics
0.3 cu. ft. 1 box; 1 folder
Creator
Pence, Myrvin Lafe
Language
English
Abstract
The Myrvin Lafe Pence Scrapbook and Class Photograph contains photographs, newspaper clippings, tickets, and other memorabilia from Pence's time as a student at Virginia Tech from 1918 to 1922.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Myrvin Lafe Pence Scrapbook and Class Photograph must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Myrvin Lafe Pence Scrapbook and Class Photograph, Ms2013-087, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The Myrvin Lafe Pence Scrapbook and Class Photograph was donated to Special Collections in 2013.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Myrvin Lafe Pence Scrapbook and Class Photograph was completed in November 2013.


Biographical Note

Myrvin Lafe Pence was born November 16, 1898 in Weyers Cave, Virginia. He attended Virginia Tech and graduated in 1922. He was a cattle farmer in Augusta County for almost 50 years. In 1928, he married Martha Huff Cline. They had two children. He died on February 8, 1996.

Scope and Content

The Myrvin Lafe Pence Scrapbook and Class Photograph contains photographs, newspaper clippings, tickets, and other memorabilia from Pence's time as a student at Virginia Tech from 1918 to 1922. There are photographs of campus buildings, the Corp of Cadets, students, and football; newspaper clippings; tickets; and other memorabilia. The collection also includes a large photograph of the Class of 1922.


Index Terms

    Subjects:

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

Contents List

Box 1
Scrapbook, 1918-1922
Folder 1
Class photograph, 1922