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Claude Moore Health Sciences Library records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-17-4
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of permanent and historically significant institutional records created by the University of Virginia Health Sciences Library and the antecedent Medical Library. These records include, but are not limited to: annual reports, planning documents, newsletters, blogs, social media content, conference programs, department histories, committee records, and library-sponsored lecture materials.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1942 - 2019; 1848 - 2019

Climate Capsule journals

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG 6/14/7
Content Description

Twenty-seven "climate capsule" journals created as part of the 2019 Spring semester English course “Climate Fiction” taught by Professor Mary Kuhn (2019; 0.6 cubic feet). The journals consist of weekly observations and reflections from either specific routes or locations at the University of Virginia and Charlottesville, along with comments on cultural pieces regarding climate issues. The climate capsule journals are sealed until 2030.

Dates: 2019

Ralph Cohen papers and "New Literary History" records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-24/54/1.151
Content Description This collection contains the teaching, research, and personal papers of Ralph Cohen, the William R. Kenan, Jr. professor of English from the University of Virginia from 1948-2016; and the records of the "New Literary History", an international, interdisciplinary, award-winning journal that Cohen founded and edited from 1969 to 2009 at the University of Virginia. The records of the New Literary History Journal (1969-2016) (Series 1) contain correspondence, contributors' articles, proofs,...
Dates: 1948-2016

Committee on Admission of Women records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2/9/1
Content Description

Committee on Admission of Women records, 1921-1968, 1.2 cubic feet, include correspondence, statistics, surveys, minutes, and reports from students, alumni, various UVA committees, and other universities. Materials relate to the shift of a UVA into a fully coeducation institution.

Dates: 1921-1968

Communications Office records - University of Virginia School of Law

 Collection
Identifier: RG-32-314
Scope and Contents The records of the Communications Office document the department's contributions to the University of Virginia School of Law. The collection contains copies of printed matter produced by the office, including admissions information booklets, brochures, flyers, posters, reports, conference and symposium programs, postcards, and stationary. Also, it contains some of the resources used to produce the printed matter and other content. These include photographic slides, prints, and negatives;...
Dates: circa 1978 to 2021

Louise Davis postcard

 Collection — Box: BW 56, Folder: 001
Identifier: MSS 16800
Content Description

This collection consists of one postcard sent to Louise Davis from a new student (Margaret?) living in McKim Hall at the University of Virginia, dated September 19, 1934. Margaret was possibly a student in the Nursing program as the address on the program notes " McKim Hall, University Hospt." Women were only able to attend the University of Virginia in one of the professional schools or graduate programs at that time. The postcard is a winter scene of the Rotunda.

Dates: September 19, 1934

Mattie Davis friendship album

 Collection — Box: BW 56, Folder: 001
Identifier: MSS 16789
Content Description This collection contains a friendship album belonging to Mattie Davis given to her by her father on Christmas Eve, 1861. The album entries date from 1861 to 1867 and the majority of entries are poetry or short verses with themes of morality and friendship. There is no identification of Davis location; however, most entries are from Taylorsville, Indiana, so it is likely she is from that area. In addition to Taylorsville, there are several entries from Dupont, Indiana and Wilmington, Ohio....
Dates: c.1861-1867

Julia A. Dennison memory album

 Collection — Box: BW 49, Folder: 1/1
Identifier: MSS 16700
Content Description Julia A. Dennison memory album, 1862-1866, Milan, Indiana, in red morocco "The Pet Album" binding, published by Leavitt and Allen with black and white printed illustrations of children and their mother in activities such as bathing or playing. The album, which is a gift from her brother, contains personal advice about keeping the young mind pure and other sentimental notes from her brothers. There are signatures of acquaintainces from Indiana and Ohio, including Civil War infantry in the...
Dates: 1862 - 1866

Department of Student Health records

 Collection
Identifier: RG-17-6
Scope and Contents

This collection holds permanent institutional records created by the faculty and staff of the University of Virginia Department of Student Health or by other individuals related to the operations of Student Health. Materials include annual reports, correspondence and subject files of the Director of Student Health, planning documents and reports, historical policies and procedures, department histories, committee records and meeting minutes, photographs, and marketing materials.

Dates: 1939-Present

Directories of the University of Virginia School of Law

 Collection
Identifier: RG-32-502
Scope and Contents This collection of print and digital directories list the faculty, staff, students, and alumni of the University of Virginia School of Law. It contains the following series of materials: Alumni Directories of the University of Virginia School of Law (1940-2005)Directory of the Faculty and Students of the University of Virginia (1942-1943)Directory of the Law School, University of Virginia (1947-1973)Faculty Directories of the University of Virginia School of...
Dates: 1940 - 2023

Amelia Donges album

 Collection — Box: BW 52, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16764
Content Description

Forget Me Not friendship album Owned by Amelia Donges, "affectionately dedicated by her friend William F. Harman." 42 pages used for autographs, inscriptions, and verse. Locations signed include Campbelltown, Cornwall, Harrisburg, Attica, Stroudsburg, York, Mechanicsburg, and Princeton.

Dates: 1857 - 1860

Branch J. Epes lecture notebook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 16469
Content Description This collection contains one notebook with handwritten notes on lectures at the University of Virginia Law School, with some earlier lectures during his enrollment at Hampden-Sydney College. These notes seem to be lectures on philosophy and ethics rather than law, perhaps taken at different stages of Epes's matriculation, with reference to Locke, Hobbes, Bentham, and Stewart. One early lecture may be attributed to "McGuffie" suggesting possibly William Holmes McGuffey (of McGuffey Reader...
Dates: 1850 - 1853

Ewing Memorabilia

 Collection — Container: MSS 2015-02, Box 1
Identifier: MSS-2015-02
Abstract

Small memorabilia collection with photographs of the 1936 graduation and of The Lawn.

Dates: 1892 - 1894; 1936; 1982-04-21

Flame & Frost poem

 Collection — Box: BW 56, Folder: 001
Identifier: MSS 16750
Content Description

This collection contains a handwritten poem written by Joan St. C. Crane based on her experiences of compiling the works of poet Robert Frost. It was written at the University of Virginia in the Fall of 1971. Alongside the poem in the collection is a catalogue card outlining the work's title, author, and subject matter.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1971

Bettie A. Ford friendship album

 Collection — Box: BW 30, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16578
Content Description This collection contains a "The Forget Me Not Album" belonging to Bettie A. Ford, of Lynchburg, Virginia. The album contains a mix of hand-written sentiments, poems, and remembrances written to Ford. The entries are mostly signed by initial or first name and many are dated. A few of the entries have annotations with additional information about the creator. In addition to these entries, there appear to be journal type jottings, possibly written by Ford. Also included are printed poems,...
Dates: c.1857-1898

Roxana Foreman scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 16702
Content Description

Roxana Foreman high school scrapbook in "My Memory Book" binding from Harriman, and Lenoir City, Tennessee in 1927. It contains pasted-in colorful handmade and printed ephemera and letters, related to football, theater and school. There are also candy wrappers, ribbons, hats, Camel cigarettes, and many pages of hand-written text and sentimental authographs that provide a "diary" of Roxana's high school experiences.

Dates: 1927

Forget Me Not album

 Collection — Box: BW 50, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16724
Content Description This collection consists of a commonplace book featuring quotes and sayings from newspaper and magazine clippings from a variety of authors like Shakespeare, Goethe, Longfellow, Elliot, and Byron. Most are organized so the quotes from the same author are grouped on the same page. Also included are excerpts of poems handwritten into the album. There are six black and white engravings and have the following titles 'Moonlight', 'Sketching from Nature', The Dukes Daughter',...
Dates: c.1852

A.W. Francis school notebook (University of Virginia)

 Collection — Box: BW 51, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 16741

Joel Gardner collections of war memorabilia and materials related to the University of Virginia

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 16773
Content Description This collection contains war materials and materials related to the University of Virginia both donated by Joel Gardner. The war memorabila is from the eighteenth to the twenty-first century including a certification that Sergeant James Goldsmith served in the Continental Army in 1781; a letter dated July 8, 1862 requesting permission to form a "Company of 'Partisan Rangers" from the Confederate States Army; a photograph of Neville Chamberlain and Adolf Hitler following a September 24, 1938...
Dates: 1848-1970

George Wilson and Elizabeth Dent Wilson Family Photos and Memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-00-3
Abstract

Family photographs and memorabilia collection, 1895-1960.

Dates: 1870s-1960s

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Darden, Colgate W. (Colgate Whitehead), 1897-1981 2
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Bonnie, Richard J. 1
Boyd, Thomas Munford, 1899-1985 1
Bruce, Lucy Bradbury, 1830-1902 1
Byrd, Harry F. (Harry Flood), 1887-1966 1
Chamberlain, Bernard P. (Peyton), 1896-1983 1
Clemons, Harry, 1879-1968 1
Cohen, Ralph, 1917-2016 1
Colston, Raleigh E., 1825-1896 1
Commission to Examine Racial and Economic Inequality in Virginia Law 1
Dent family 1
Dobie, Armistead Mason, 1881-1962 1
Eager, George B., Jr., 1888-1942 1
Eilenberger Rare Books, LLC 1
Epes, Branch J. (Jones), 1832-1911 1
Ewing, James R., 1916-2000 1
Ewing, James W., 1869-1938 1
Farmer, Frances, 1909-1993 1
Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 1
Geneva Initiative on Psychiatry 1
Glass, Carter, 1858-1946 1
Glenn, Garrard, 1878-1949 1
Greene, Luanne 1
Gregory, Charles O., 1902-1987 1
Hand, August Noble, 1869-1954 1
Haralson family 1
Harrison, Gessner, 1807-1862 1
Heston, Mary Ann 1
Hitchcock, Susan Tyler 1
Houghton, Verona A., 1838-1874 1
Jackman, Rebecca 1
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 1
Johnson, Herbert, 1901-1976 1
Jones, T. Catesby, 1880-1946 1
Keen, Ellie F. 1
Kellogg, Marion K., 1904-1989 1
Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 1
Kenney, Thomas J. 1
Knopf, Alfred A., Sr., 1892-1984 1
Lacouture, Peter V. 1
Langdon Manor Books 1
Lile, Maude Lee Carson, 1866-1942 1
Martin, Henry, 1826-1915 1
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McCue, Edward O., Jr., 1901-1993 1
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Minor, John B., 1813-1895 1
Moore, John Bassett, 1860-1947 1
Mosby, Charles L., 1807-1879 1
Moyston, Roy C., 1890-1954 1
Moyston, Vernah S., 1892-1970 1
Nelson, Clara D. 1
Newcomb, John Lloyd, 1881-1954 1
Parker, John J., 1885-1958 1
Paull, Peter L. 1
Pearce, Clarence B., 1897-1984 1
Pierpoint, Francis F., 1814-1899 1
Poole, Frances Eleanor, 1840-1860 1
Powell, Thomas Reed, 1880-1955 1
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Priest, A. J. Gustin, 1897-1978 1
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Prince Edward Free School Association 1
Randolph family 1
Richberg, Donald R., 1881-1960 1
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Russell, Mary M. 1
Sadie 1
Salem Female Academy and College (Salem, Winston-Salem, N.C.) 1
Schuldt, Morgan Lucas, 1978-2012 1
Sensbach, Werner K., 1923-2015 1
Shoffner, Charles 1
Silverthorne Films 1
Soper, Morris A., 1873-1963 1
Stanley, Mary Ann Pratt, 1813-c.1880 1
Stanton, Edwin M., 1814-1869 1
Stone, Harlan F., 1872-1946 1
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