Hamilton, Percy Clayton, Photograph Album A Collection in Special Collections

Guide to Percy Clayton Hamilton Photograph Album, c.1909-1912 Ms.2011.007

A Collection in Special Collections


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Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech

Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries (0434)
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Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
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Sarah R. Olney

Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
Ms.2011.007
Title
Percy Clayton Hamilton Photograph Album,c.1909-1912
URL:
http://ead.lib.virginia.edu/vivaxtf/view?docId=vt/viblbv00776.xml
Quantity
0.1 Cubic Feet 1 folder
Creator
Hamilton, Percy Clayton
Language
English .
Abstract
The collection consists of a small photograph album belonging to Percy Clayton Hamilton, class of 1912, with photographs from his tenure as a student at VPI.

Administrative Information

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Percy Clayton Hamilton Photograph Album must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Percy Clayton Hamilton Photograph Album, Ms2011-007, Special Collections, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

Percy Clayton Hamilton Photography Album was donated to Special Collections in 2010.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Percy Clayton Hamilton Photograph Album was completed in January 2011.


Biographical Note

Percy Clayton Hamilton, from Newport News, Virginia, was an Electrical Engineering major at VPI & SU in the class of 1912. He graduated as a lieutenant in Company A. At VPI & SU, he was an active member of the campus: Class Football (1908-1909), Associate Editor of "The Tech" (1909-1910), "The Bugle" (1909-1910), Defending Attorney Corps (1911-1912), and President Lee Literary Society (1911).

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a small photograph album belonging to Percy Clayton Hamilton, class of 1912, with photographs from his tenure as a student at VPI, including Corps of Cadet events.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • University Archives

Container List

folder 1
Photograph album,
c.1909-1912