Brown, Albert M. Collection

A Guide to the Albert M. Brown Collection, 1930-1938 Ms.2009.122


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Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech

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Jennifer Mitchell

Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.2009.122
Title
Albert M. Brown Collection1930-1938
Quantity
0.2 Cubic Feet 1 box
Creator
Brown, Albert M.
Language
English .
Abstract
Albert Brown graduated from Virginia Tech in 1938 with a degree in Agricultural Engineering. the collection consists of Virginia Tech memorabilia and class assignments from Brown's time at Virginia Tech. Materials date from 1930 through 1938.

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

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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], Albert M. Brown Collection, Ms2009-122, Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Source of Acquisition

The Albert M. Brown Collection was donated to the University Archives in Special Collections in 2001.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement and description of the Albert M. Brown Collection began in January 2009 and was completed in September 2009.


Biographical Note

Albert Magruder Brown graduated from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute in 1938 with a degree in Agricultural Engineering. While attending VPI, Brown served in various capacities for the Virginia Agricultural Engineer. Brown was also involved with the American Society of Agricultural Engineers as well as the Mid-Tidewater Club and the 4-H Alumni Club. Brown was a member of the cheerleading squad his last three years and served as head cheerleader as a senior.

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of Virginia Tech memorabilia and class assignments of Albert Brown dating from 1930 through 1938.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged chronologically.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • University Archives
  • Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (1896-1944)

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the Albert M. Brown Collection by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).

Container List

box-folder 1 folder: 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute Publications
1930-1935
box-folder 1 folder: 2
Photographs - Individuals
1935-1936
box-folder 1 folder: 3
Photographs - VPI Organizations and Athletic Teams
1935-1936
box-folder 1 folder: 4
Events
1935-1938
box-folder 1 folder: 5
Coursework and Assignments
1936
box-folder 1 folder: 6
Bugle Supplement
1936
box-folder 1 folder: 7
4-H Alumni Club
1937-1938
box-folder 1 folder: 8
Papers on Power and Fuel Consumption
1938
box-folder 1 folder: 9
Correspondence
1938
box-folder 1 folder: 10
The Farm Outlook
1938