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AV. Audio and Video Collection

 Classification
Identifier: AV
audio records and video in various formats, relating to VMI events, people and related topics.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Audio Collection, VMI topics and events

 Series
Identifier: AV-Audio-001
Scope and Contents The bulk consists of reel-to-reel tapes and cassettes created by the Public Relations Office (now Communications and Marketing) which recorded VMI events. Also includes Glee Club LPs (1950's-60's) and misc. other audio (e.g. Flapjack Blues played by Frank Pancake).

Also includes discs containing digitized audio for selected reel to reel tapes.

Film Collection, VMI topics

 Collection
Identifier: AV-Video-003
Scope and Contents A small collection of vintage amateur film (1930's-1940's) showing cadet life of those eras. Also miscelleous VMI - related film titles.

General William T. Clement radio broadcast interview, 1945

 Item
Identifier: AV-2017.0058-Clement
Scope and Contents Interview with BG William T. Clement by war correspondence Larry Tighe, produced for radio news broadcast distribution. The transmission originated from a ship off the coast of Japan, and concerns the activities of the 6th Marine Division, 4th Marines, during the early days of the occupation of Japan following the surrender.

Video Collection. Coeducation Court Case (United States v. Virginia) and assimilation of women.

 Collection — Box DVD COLL 002. Coeducation
Identifier: AV-Video-002
Scope and Contents

A collection of video footage collected by the Office of Communications and Marketing relating to the VMI coeducation court case (United States v. Virginia), concerning coeducation, assimilation planning, and the matriculation of the first female cadets. Includes news clips from national and local news.

Video Collection, VMI topics and events

 Collection
Identifier: AV-Video-001
Scope and Contents A collection of videos (some amateur, some professional) documenting special events such as matriculation, Ring Figure, graduation, speeches, and other topics relating to VMI activities and cadet life. The bulk of this collection dates from the 1980's forward, although a few date from an earlier period.