Virginia Military Institute -- Special Events
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 139 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Box 02, Media Case/Sleeve: 048
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.
Item — Box 04, Media Case/Sleeve: 193
Item — Box 04, Media Case/Sleeve: 153
Scope and Contents Images in all formats created or commissioned by the Communications and Marketing Office [previous names include Public Information Office and Public Relations. Physical formats include include black and white and color prints, slides, and proof sheets. Digital image created by the office, as well as those posted on VMI's VMI's official social media platforms are also collected and cataloged by the Archives staff.
Item — Box 03, Media Case/Sleeve: 139
Scope and Contents
One volume scrapbook containing newspaper clippings about the celebration of VMI's 100th anniversary, November 1939, and other events from the centennial year.Topics, in addition to Founders Day, include dedication of Preston Library, George C. Marshall, donation of Stonewall Jackson's cap, Spirit of Youth statue in Memorial Garden
Scope and Contents Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings providing a chronological view of VMI activities, events. Categories include general topics; sports, and special topics. From the 1950's forward these were compiled by the Public Relations staff; prior to that date they originated with various other employees, including the Librarian Nellie Gibbs. The Gibbs sometimes contain photographs pasted to pages. General VMI Topics: 1845-1981; Sports/Athletics, 1920-1972; Special Topics: Hazing death of...
Item — Box 04, Media Case/Sleeve: 196