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Werner K. Sensbach Graphic Art Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS -15884
Scope and Contents The collection includes both colored and black-and-white prints of etchings, woodcuts, and linocuts by Werner K. Sensbach, depicting various University of Virginia buildings and a couple of landscapes. Also includes twelve preliminary sketches done by Sensbach of scenes from the University of Virginia and one for St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1976, 1992-2018

Charles Shoffner slides

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 15676

Silverthorne Films super 16 reels

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 16621
Content Description This collection contains seven reels of footage that were used to create the "Declaration of Independence" film that is played at the University of Virginia's Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library. The reels also contain footage of spaces throughout Small Special Collections Library.
Dates: 2004 June-September

Sarah Stoughton commonplace book

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16714
Content Description Sarah Stoughton commonplace book filled with hand-written sentiments, poems, and inscriptions, with many signed and dated. There is genealogical information, relating to Reverend Jonathan Edwards of East Windsor, Connecticut, including "John Ellsworth married Anne Edwards daughter of Reverend Timothy Edwards, and sister of Reverend Jonathan Edwards. Their children were John, Frederick, Solomon, and Anne..." Later in the genealogy notes, "Sarah married John, son of Lemeul Stoughton..." Family...
Dates: 1826 - 1838

Susan's Friendship album

 Collection — Box: BW 24
Identifier: MSS 16535
Content Description This collection contains one album with 47 pages of inscriptions, prose, and autographs with named locations including Norwich, Canterbury, Bell Plane Minnesota, Providence R.I., Colchester, Attleboro, East Greenwich, Mystic River, Boston, and Hartford.
Dates: 1855-1860

Margaret M. Tillotson album

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16706
Content Description This collection contains the commonplace book of Margaret Tillotson. A full commonplace book, with many of the items religious in nature, such as psalms of personal importance, the ten commandments, Jewish translations for the months of the year, poems yearning to travel to Rome or other pilgrimage sites, besides the usual miscellaneous collection of poetry. Tillotson's father was John C. Tillotson (1791-1867) who was the son of Dr. Thomas Tillotson (1750-1832), Congressman and Secretary of...
Dates: 1837 - 1841

John Henry Timberlake University of Virginia student notebooks

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 16691
Content Description The first notebook covers courses on modern languages taught by Professors Maximilian Schele de Vere and [George Frederick] Holmes. Generally divided into a French and Spanish section, with an "Index Variorum," "Notes on French Idioms," and timelines of authors' lives. The second notebook covers the courses on mathematics taught by Professor Albert Taylor Bledsoe, with sections on differential calculus, integral calculus, and analytical problems. The third notebook,...
Dates: 1854-1858

Margaret Tracy commonplace book

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16713

Susan W. Tudor album

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16698
Content Description Susan W. Tudor album with numerous handwritten sentiments and poetry inscribed to her by men and women in southern Pennsylvania, mostly from East Berlin and Locust Grove. Of interest are a pasted in die-cut card illustrated by hand, a floral sketch, and two poems about escaping "Indian Maidens" which is accompanied by a nice watercolor rendering of the eponymous character in a canoe in front of a waterfall scene.
Dates: 1843 - 1860; Majority of material found within 1843

University of Virginia collection of print materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 16679
Content Description This collection contains various printed materials and ephemera such as programs, posters, flyers, mailers, pamphlets, reports, and other informational items for events and activities across the University of Virginia, including offerings throughout academic programs, student affairs and organizations, music/film/drama events, and University campaigns and initiatives. The materials in the four boxes are arranged by theme, alphabetically, first by printed materials that are organized...
Dates: Majority of material found within ca. 1920s-2010s

University of Virginia History Reference file

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG 12/11/23
Scope and Contents Pamphlets, brochures, programs, and other printed materials collected by Library staff and arranged by various subjects as a ready reference file (ca. 1920-2016; 4.5 cubic feet).
Dates: ca. 1920-2016

University of Virginia Rotunda photograph

 Collection — Box: BW 39, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16634

[University of Virginia students] photographs

 Collection — Box: BW 9, Folder: 1 [X031589321]
Identifier: MSS 16221
Scope and Contents [University of Virginia] students photographs, 1860-1870's, consists of 0.03 cubic feet, two possible students at the University, are individual pictures photographed by William Roads, who flourished during this time period.
Dates: 1860-1870

Robert L. Vickery papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS -15923
Scope and Contents The Robert L. Vickery papers (0.5 cubic feet) consists of essays, recollections, research, sketches, and talk lectures of Robert L. Vickery from 1970 to 2010 while he was an architect and professor at the University of Virgina. There are essays on architecture and learning, a grant proposal about architecture in Japan and America, his recollections from 1970 to 2010, his research on Thomas Jefferson architecture, and a resume of Vickery's work.Works mentioned in the...
Dates: 1970-2010

Virginia Spectator papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-23/9
Scope and Contents Chiefly financial papers including a ledger, 1939-1940, loose bills and receipts, a certificate of incorporation, 1938, and a copy of the Constitution and By laws of the Jefferson Society indicating that the Spectator was a publication of the Society.
Dates: 1937-1942

John Augustine Washington collection

 Collection — Box: BW 9, Folder: 1 [X031589315]
Identifier: MSS 16210
Scope and Contents John Augustine Washington collection of 7 letters were purchased separately and the Small Special Collections Library combined them into one collection, 0.04 cubic feet, 1837-1845. There are letters from Jacob Thompson to John Augustine Washington about the purchase of slaves, a letter from Judith B. Alexander to John Augustine Washington about his health, two letters from John Augustine Washington to his mother, Jane Charlotte Blackburn Washington about Mount Vernon and slaves at "Blakeley"...
Dates: 1837-1845, 1858

John Walter Wayland collection on Henry Martin

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 16677
Content Description John Walter Wayland collection of correspondence,notes,photographs, and newspaper clippings about Henry Martin who was the bell ringer for the University of Virginia from 1868-1909. “Henry Martin rang the bell at dawn to awaken the students, and rang it during the day to mark the hours and the beginning and ending of class periods. He was beloved by generations of faculty, students, and alumni, and he remembered them all when they returned for visits.” Dr. Wayland, a former University of...
Dates: 1909-1965

Mary Webster album

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16723

Thurman Wenzl papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 16615
Content Description This collection contains papers, correspondence, newspapers and clippings, publications, leaflets, and records on events, activities, and professional connections related to Thurman Wenzl's study as a graduate student at the University of Virginia (1963-1969). These materials document his efforts in the Civil Rights Movement and for worker's rights. The items include 1994 reunion materials of the Southern Student Organizing Committee (SSOC), information on the Radical Student Union of UVA,...
Dates: ca. 1960s-2000

Albert Frederick Wilson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS -16340
Content Description The papers chiefly consist of letters Albert Frederick Wilson (1883-1940) sent to his mother in New Jersey while a student at the University of Virginia. There is also some correspondence from Wilson's father and grandfather; family photographs; and unpublished manuscripts by Wilson. Most of the letters are handwritten. But starting in 1906, typewritten letters become more frequent. The roles of African Americans at the University of Virginia are mentioned several times in his...
Dates: circa 1840-1934

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