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Susan J. Mellette papers

Identifier: 2001.Oct.2
Scope and Contents

The collection includes correspondence, professional papers, reports, files and published materials dating from 1942-1993. The bulk of the collection dates from the 1960s through the 1980s and consists mostly of correspondence and professional papers. The collection focuses on Dr. Mellette's many professional pursuits within the field of oncology.

Dates: 1942-1993

Reverend Paul A. Menzel collection

Identifier: M 54
Scope and Contents

This collection is a book of Reverend Paul A. Menzel's records (one item) of the activities within St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, of which he was pastor. The volume covers the period 1755-1766 and is handwritten in German.

Dates: 1755-1766

Metropolitan Economic Development Council Archives

Identifier: M 270
Scope and Content Information

Correspondence with various company personnel, publicity for area companies, advertising, speeches, magazine and newspaper articles, and newsletters. Includes information on the American Economic Development Council, Executive Women International, American Industrial Development Council, Industrial Development Authority, and local companies.

Dates: 1977-1983

H. Mitchell Meyer papers

Identifier: M 265
Scope and Contents

Papers, 1959-1988, of H. Mitchell Meyer consisting of documents relating to the Federal Arts Council of Richmond, his class notes, and sketches and prints.

Dates: 1959-1988

Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the Medical Library Association records

Identifier: 2005.Mar.05
Scope and Content The Collection includes the group's many committee reports (financial, membership, executive, etc.) as well as Board of Directors minutes and publications. The bulk of the collection documents the organization's annual meetings. Included are the packets, schedules, and agendas as well as planning documents for most of the annual meetings. In addition the records include membership roles, course descriptions for professional development and distance education courses, financial records, unit...
Dates: 1953-2008

Mildred A. Mason Memorial Scholarship Foundation records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2014.Jan.1
Scope and Contents This collection includes the records for the foundation from its inception in 1983 to its dissolution in 2012 and the transfer of the remaining endowment funds to the Medical College of Virginia Foundation in 2013. Materials include the articles of incorporation, bylaws, board meeting minutes, financial records, correspondence, promotional materials, a brief history of the foundation, the records pertaining to the dissolution and transfer of funds, and other related materials. The board of...
Dates: 1983 - 2013

Samuel C. Mitchell papers

Identifier: 84.Mar.10
Scope and Contents

The Collection contains newspaper clippings from Richmond, Virginia area newspapers from 1911 to 1913. It chronicles the rivalry between the schools, Mitchell's appointment as President and the early integration efforts. The Collection is limited to only what was in the newspapers during these years and is not a complete representation of Mitchell's career.

Dates: 1911-1913

Paul C. Nagel papers

Identifier: M 255
Scope and Contents

The collection contains materials relating to Dr. Nagel's professional and literary career including teaching, administration and drafts of his books. The bulk of the collection relates to the development, research and publication of Nagel's work on the Adams and Lee families.

Dates: 1946-1993

New Virginia Review records

Identifier: M 179
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of manuscripts submitted for the New Virginia Review, Volumes I and V; correspondence between contributors and editors; proofs representing various stages of the production process; and a number of taped readings and lectures. Included in the collection are a number of journals and books which have been marked and assimilated into the regular Special Collections small press and poetry collections.

Dates: 1978 - 1987

Zelda K. Nordlinger Papers

Identifier: M 089
Scope and Contents The Zelda K. Nordlinger Papers, 1970-2008, is a collection of files used by Richmond, Virginia feminist and women's rights activist Zelda Kingoff Nordlinger. The papers provide insight into the second-wave feminist movement in the Richmond area with examples of the experiences, methods of activism, and organizations Nordlinger and her colleagues used to further their goals. Series 1: Personal Files, 1970-2008: The bulk of the collection is comprised of the personal papers of Zelda...
Dates: 1970-2008

Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) Richmond Chapter records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: M 566
Scope and Contents The Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) Richmond Chapter records documents support for and attitudes around LGBTQ+ youth in the 1990s and early 2000s in Richmond, VA, and other parts of the south. The collection also documents how various LGBTQ+ identities were understood or explained to allies and others during this time period. The collection does not contain many administrative records documenting the activities of the PFLAG Richmond Chapter.The collection...
Dates: 1988-2002

Peter Nicholas Pastore, M.D.

Identifier: 88.Mar.11
Scope and Content Information Series I: Contains Dr. Pastore's written materials. Subseries A consists of the notes and drafts of articles and presentations written from the 1960s to the late 1970s. Some of the presentations and articles have photographs and medical illustrations. There is some correspondence. Subseries B consists of the research conducted on, notes, photographs, correspondence pertaining to, and drafts of, Dr. Pastore's thesis entitled "Effect of Quinine on Hearing" begun in 1937-38 to fulfill the...
Dates: 1934-1976

Edward H. Peeples, Jr. papers

Identifier: M 68
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of materials collected by Dr. Peeples in the field of hunger, poverty, and racial issues in the United States and abroad. There is considerable information on the fight for integration in Virginia in the 1960s. It includes his thesis on the Prince Edward County school issue in the late 1950s and early 1960s as well as many newspaper articles that document that period. A large portion of this collection is made up of numerous types of publications.

Dates: 1910, 1943-1994; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1994

Edward H. Peeples, Jr. papers

Identifier: M 342
Scope and Contents Please note: this collection contains materials that use insensitive or offensive language. To represent the resource as accurately as possible, the staff has transcribed the titles exactly as they appear on the archival material or objects.The Papers of Dr. Edward J. Peeples document his long career in education and public health and his activities as a promoter of social justice and human rights reforms in Virginia and other places across the South. The collection is especially...
Dates: 1915, 1920-2005

Seth B. Perry collection

Identifier: 90-Dec-37
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of various items from Perry's life that show his vast array of interests, from a college textbook to the analytical breakdown of a soybean farm. The collection focuses mostly on Perry's medical work and not on his political or civic duties.

Dates: 1913-1950

Poetry Society of Virginia records

Identifier: M 53
Scope and Contents The collection consists of materials created and acquired by members of the Poetry Society of Virginia and document the activities of the organization. Contents date from 1922 to 2018, with the bulk of the collection dating from the 1970s to the 2010s. Materials include annual contest files, student contest files, executive committee records, correspondence, membership lists, newsletters, event files, fliers, bylaws, information about individual poets, poems, and printouts from the...
Dates: 1922-2018

Theresa Pollak papers

Identifier: M 5
Scope and Contents The Theresa Pollak Papers consists of materials covering Miss Pollak's academic and artistic career from 1917 to 1988 (primarily 1940s-1980s). Of particular note are the materials and correspondence Miss Pollak gathered about her major instructors influencing her artistic work, Allen Tucker and Hans Hoffmann. Also included in the collection are Christmas cards designed by Miss Pollak's former students and fellow faculty members and photographs of Miss Pollak's work and from her 1986 exhibit...
Dates: 1917-1996

William Branch Porter collection

Identifier: 85-Jan-03
Scope and Contents

The collection is limited to committee notes from the Academic Privileges and Admissions Committees as well as small amounts of correspondence and reprints of papers. The collection does not contain any information regarding Porter's medical practice or his academic teaching.

Dates: 1933-1951

A. Patrick L. Prest, Jr. papers

Identifier: 2016.11.69
Scope and Contents The Prest papers are comprised mostly of materials pertaining to his work as a hospital chaplain and educator. There are some materials contained in the collection from the Department of Patient Counseling that date after Prest's retirement in 1993. These papers offer insight into how the Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) program was formed and administered as well as trends in the professionalization of clinical pastoral care. The collection is divided into six series. Materials of...
Dates: 1941 - 2014

Dr. Rufus Livius Raiford papers

Identifier: 98.Dec.8
Scope and Content Information The Rufus Livius Raiford Collection contains nearly 700 items. The collection is divided into six series: Personal Correspondence, Professional Papers, School Years, Genealogy and Local History, Photographs and Publications. The papers date from 1891-1963 with one biographical sketch of a family member, in the genealogy and local history series, dating from 1988. Included with the collection are handwritten notes written by Raiford's granddaughter, the donor of the collection. These notes...
Dates: 1891-1963, ; 1988

Resources for American Literary Study collection

Identifier: M 37
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of manuscripts and proofs of the articles in Volumes I-VI of Resources for American Literary Study (1973-1976). There is also some editorial correspondence. Resources was published biannually by Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of Maryland. Drs. Maurice Duke and M. Thomas Inge edited the journal between the years 1973 and 1980.

Dates: 1973-1976

Richmond Academy of Medicine Joseph Lyon Miller Collection of prints

Identifier: 2021.06.006
Content Description The Richmond Academy of Medicine Joseph Lyon Miller Collection of prints consists of engravings, lithographs, photographs, prints, and silhouettes dating from the 17th to 20th centuries that are related to the history of medicine. Many of the items were initially included in publications while others were issued as individual prints. The highlight of the collection is the silhouettes of American and British physicians. These silhouette portraits were cut from life and date from 1750 to 1850....
Dates: 17th-20th century

Richmond annexation files

Identifier: M 183
Scope and Contents The materials cover the period 1942 to 1976 with the majority of the collection focusing on the period 1969-1975. Primarily notes, briefs, motions, replies and questions, the documents reflect the scope of the annexation trials of the 1970s of the City of Richmond. A large portion of the materials are not dated and others, because of the interdependency of the multiple trials described above, are as easily placed in one series as another. Documentation that may be of interest aside from the...
Dates: 1942-1976

Richmond Civil War Round Table records

Identifier: M 186
Scope and Contents For the most part, the Archives and Historical Collections of the Richmond Civil War Round Table are materials gathered together about the Civil War. Including papers presented to the Round Table and a number of magazines and reprints along with two artifacts. There are newsletters and attendance records for both the Round Table and the Prison Round Table at the State Penitentiary. Particularly significant is the scrapbook of Col. William M. Meyers, Captain of the Richmond Howitzers in the...
Dates: 1958-1975

Richmond Comprehensive Planning Slide Collection

Identifier: M 387
Scope and Contents

30 albums of color slides, dating from the 1960s through the 1990s. There are some 7,500 slides (30 albums of slides).

Dates: 1944,1960-1999; Majority of material found within 1960 - 1999

Richmond Crusade for Voters collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: M 306
Scope and Contents The collection includes materials collected by Crusade for Voters historian William A. Thornton and William S. Thompson. The date range of the collection, from the early 1950s until 1995, spans the history of the organization. The bulk of the collection was donated in two large binders, the contents of which have been rehoused but maintained in their original order, organized roughly by the terms of Crusade presidents. The binders hold minutes, correspondence, historian's reports,...
Dates: 1953-1995

Richmond First Club records

Identifier: M 238
Scope and Contents The Richmond First Club Papers consist of administrative files, correspondence, reports, memoranda, committee files, publications, audio tapes, photographs and clippings about the Club's activities or interests. The materials encompass the years 1919-1990, but are concentrated in the period from the mid 1970s through the present. Series VIII contains photocopied material from the Raymond Pinchbeck Papers at the Virginia Baptist Historical Society. The bulk of these materials are dated from...
Dates: 1919-1990

Richmond gay documents 1974-1988

Identifier: M 317
Scope and Contents The collection, 1974-1988, consists of documents concerning the gay and lesbian community in Richmond, Virginia. Principally contains clippings, correspondence, legal files, minutes, newsletters, and publications, concerning local gay organizations. Organizations represented include Gay Awareness in Perspective (GAP), the Gay Rights Association (GRA), the Virginia Coalition for Lesbian and Gay Rights, the Richmond Gay and Lesbian Alliance, the Gay Alliance of Students (VCU), and the Richmond...
Dates: 1974-1988

Richmond Lesbian and Gay Pride Coalition records

Identifier: M 365
Scope and Contents Records, 1988-1993, of the Richmond Lesbian and Gay Pride Coalition, principally consisting of clippings, correspondence, flyers, meeting minutes, and treasurer's files pertaining to the organization and its main annual event, the Richmond Lesbian and Gay Pride Festival. There are also biographical sketches for board of directors nominees. Correspondence is exchanged between the board of directors and other committees with local vendors, RLGPC members, and local government officials...
Dates: 1988-1993

Richmond Musicians Club records

Identifier: M 222
Scope and Contents

The collection contains correspondence, minutes, newspaper clippings and other materials documenting the history of the Richmond Musicians Club for the years 1916 through 1969.

Dates: 1916-1969

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