A Guide to the Alfred Washington Drinkard, Jr., Diary, 1947 Drinkard, Alfred Washington, Jr. Diary Ms1996-019

A Guide to the Alfred Washington Drinkard, Jr., Diary, 1947

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1996-019


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Collection Number
Alfred Washington Drinkard, Jr., Diary, 1947
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Drinkard, Alfred Washington, Jr.

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Scope and Content

Director of Agricultural Experiment Station at Virginia Polytechnic Institute, 1917-1945; assistant director of Agricultural Experiment Station, 1945 until his retirement in 1948. Collection consists of a Daily Desk Diary, which mentions persons and events in Blacksburg and at Virginia Polytechnic Institute.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Blacksburg (Va.)
  • Diaries
  • Faculty
  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Montgomery County (Va.)
  • University Archives
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute