Garnett, William E., Papers

A Guide to the William E. Garnett Papers, 1936-1969, n.d. Ms.1973.011


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Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.1973.011
Title
William E. Garnett Papers,1936-1969, n.d.
Quantity
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Creator
Garnett, William E. (William Edward), 1885-1970
Language
The materials in the collection are in 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

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

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Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: [identification of item], [box], [folder], William E. Garnett Papers, Ms1973-011, Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Source of Acquisition

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 Contents

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.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Blacksburg (Va.)
  • Faculty
  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Montgomery County (Va.)
  • University History
  • Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944)
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute (1944-1970)

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the William E. Garnett Papers, Ms1973-011 by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

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

Container List

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