Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute Board of Visitors Record

A Guide to the Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute Board of Visitors Record 1920 Ms.2003.026


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Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.2003.026
Title
[OBSOLETE: MERGED WITH RG 1] Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute Board of Visitors Record1920
Quantity
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Creator
Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944)
Language
The materials in the collection are in English.
Abstract
This collection includes the affidavit of oath of office sworn by members of the Board of Visitors of Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute to fulfill their duties and offices. Additional signed oath states that members have not and will not send or accept challanges to duel.

Administrative Information

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Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to research.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: [identification of item], [box], [folder], Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute Board of Visitors Record, Ms2003-026, Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute Board of Visitors Record commenced in and was completed in November, 2003.


Biographical Note

J. Thompson Brown, J. B. Watkins, Robert Beverley, and Meade Ferguson signed the affidavit. Oaths were sworn to and subscribed before John Crosby, N.P. According to the 1921 Annual Catalog, the terms of these four were all to expire on June 30, 1924. John Thompson Brown was rector of the Board of Visitors.

Scope and Contents

Sworn affadavit signed by the members of the Board of Visitors of the Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute that they are citizens of the Commonwealth of Virginia and that they will faithfully and impartially discharge their duties. A second oath indicates that the undersigned have not sent or accepted challanges to duel in the past and will not do so in the future. Affadavit was signed October 8, 1920.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged chronologically.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • University Archives
  • Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944)
  • Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute. Board of Visitors

Rights Statement for Archival Description

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