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Richmond Nursing Home papers

Identifier: 2008.Sep.5
Scope and Contents The papers of the Richmond Nursing Home (RNH) consist of items relating to the administration and history of the institution. Materials include correspondence, financial records, evaluations and reports, newspaper clippings, and photographs.Series 1: Administrative Papers, 1896-1998. This series contains papers relating to the management of RNH and includes items such as correspondence with health care management and financial consultants Pat Rice & Associates, evaluations by...
Dates: 1896 - 1998

Richmond Organization for Sexual Minority Youth records

Identifier: M 369
Scope and Contents

The organization has been working with under-18 kids since 1991. The materials include board minutes, advertisements, photographs and other items related to the history of the organization.

Dates: 1990-2005

Richmond Professional Institute photographs

 Collection — Container: RPI 1, Folder: 2020.01.004
Identifier: 2020.01.004
Content Description

23 photographs from RPI from the 1960s covering sports, campus (in snow), one of commencement. May have been used for yearbook

Dates: 1960s

Richmond Renaissance Inc. records

Identifier: M 303
Scope and Content Information The Richmond Renaissance Archives include correspondence, minutes, newspaper and journal clippings, various publications, reports, photographs, slides, and various promotional materials dating from 1956 through 1995. The bulk of the collection dates from 1982 through 1994 and focuses on Richmond Renaissance's activities to foster downtown Richmond revitalization. The collection documents the organization's involvement with a number of initiatives in the city, including the development of the...
Dates: 1956-1995

Richmond Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals records

Identifier: M 285
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of reports, statistics, promotional materials, correspondence, blueprints, clippings and miscellaneous items relating to the growth and development of the Richmond Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. The bulk of the collection concerns the construction of the new shelter on Chamberlayne Avenue in the 1960s, but also includes sporadic annual reports and statistics, presidents reports and laws under investigation for the protection of animals.

Dates: 1892-1972

Richmond Symphony records

Identifier: M 257
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence, contracts, and publicity materials, chiefly from the 1970's. Most of the material focuses on the artistic and financial arrangements made for each season's performances, though considerable attention is also given to special programs, public relations, and fundraising activities. Individual files detail the association with the Symphony of both members and guest artists. These may include personal data as well as professional details.

Dates: 1965 - 1982

Richmond Symphony records

Identifier: M 382
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence, musician files, concert programs, season plans, contracts, newspaper clippings and articles, Board meeting minutes, scrapbooks, photography, financial records and administrative documents, and audio-visual materials, chiefly from the 1980s through the 2000s, but also from earlier decades. A collection of related records, the RADA/Richmond Symphony Archives (M 257), is also held by Special Collections and Archives.

Dates: 1950 - 2000

Richmond Triangle Players records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: M 347
Scope and Contents This collection is mostly composed of photographic and ephemeral material relating to the various productions that Richmond Triangle Players (RTP) have undertaken from 1993-2007. This includes advertisements, programs, and photos, and reviews. Most of the reviews were done by representatives from either the Richmond Times Dispatch or Style Weekly Magazine. Despite the lack of administrative records, the collection is rich in other ways....
Dates: 1993-2007

Richmond Urban Institute records

Identifier: M 258
Scope and Content Information The Archives is composed of correspondence, reports, publications and general office files, excluding most financial and fundraising information, from 1971 through 1988; but the bulk of the material dates from 1979 to 1985. Series and files on specific issues often include notes, articles, and publications gathered to inform individuals and committees which addressed these needs. Other publications follow the major series. The following issues of Revitalization News have been transferred to...
Dates: 1979-1986

Richmond Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: M 563
Scope and Contents This collection documents the activities of the Richmond branch of WILPF. Materials were collected by past Richmond WILPF president, Sarah Jean Huggins. The Richmond WILPF records contains materials created between 1923 and 2004, with the bulk of the materials created from 1967-2004.Formats include: meeting minutes and agendas, event planning materials, flyers, correspondence, annual reports, news clippings, photos, slides, and other administrative materials produced by the...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1923-2004, 1967-2004

Richmond YWCA records

Identifier: M 177
Scope and Contents The collection consists of general files, committee minutes, forms from various camps, scrapbooks, photographs and case studies. The materials cover the period from 1893 to 1980. The majority of the materials in the Executive Director Files are organizations affiliated with the YWCA. Few of the Executive Director Files contain minutes or correspondence from the executive directors branch in Richmond. Activities held on the Richmond premises are documented in the executive director's files. A...
Dates: 1893 - 1980

Walther and Hertha Riese papers

Identifier: 1982.03.25
Scope and Contents The materials mostly focus on Walther Riese's professional work and life after imigrating to the United States. There are also materials related to his personal life, predominantly in Series 2 and 5. Some materials of and by Hertha Pataky Riese are included, primarily in Series 4. The majority of the collection materials are in English, with some in German and French. The papers are arranged into seven series. Series 1: Research and Writings (1939-1978, undated). Series 1...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1898-1975

John Riis papers

Identifier: M 272
Scope and Contents

The papers encompass the years 1906-1941. The bulk of the Collection falls in the years 1911-1914 and the correspondence reflects the courtship of John Riis and Ruth Potts. The collection also contains correspondence to and from family members and several clippings.

Dates: 1906-1941

Roanoke Valley YWCA records

Identifier: M 180
Scope and Contents

The collection includes minutes, reports, newsletters, records of the organization's multiple activities, photographs, and clippings. There are a few files involved in the WPA Writers Program.

Dates: 1901-1969

Tom Robbins papers

Identifier: M 90
Scope and Content Information

The collection consists of the literary manuscripts for all of Robbins' novels and a few of his other works. It includes handwritten drafts, typed versions of drafts, and galley proofs. There is a small collection of correspondence to Robbins from his fans, dating 1997 through 2006; some correspondence from Robbins from 2006; and journal and newspaper articles written by or about Robbins from various Seattle publications and others, dating 1967-1978.

Dates: 1967-2009

Martha R. Roberts papers

Identifier: M 170
Scope and Contents

Contains materials relating to her publications, correspondence, and drafts of her work.

Dates: undated

Dorsye E. Russell papers

Identifier: 2001.Nov.16
Scope and Content

This collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, essays and published materials dating from 1942 to 1987, with the bulk of material dated from 1968 - 1973. This material deals mainly with Russell's work with the Virginia Nursing Association in which she served as an officer and later President. Missing from the collection are things related to Russell's personal affairs.

Dates: 1942 -1987

William T. Sanger papers

Identifier: T83.Jul.12
Scope and Content Information The majority of the Sanger papers are devoted to the period prior to his assumption of duties as president of the Medical College of Virginia. Series I contains Sanger's college lecture materials; notes taken when he was a student at Bridgewater College, Clark and Columbia University. Series I also contains the hand and typewritten notes and research of Sanger's dissertation on the subject of senescence which he studied under G. Stanley Hall. Series II consists of...
Dates: 1898-1975

Janet M. Scagnelli animation collection of Nickelodeon's "Doug" TV series

Identifier: M 298
Scope and Contents

Contains scripts to 22 episodes in various draft versions, brief premises of 13 Doug episodes, two animated cells including one of Doug, storyboards to the first and third episodes, various sketches of both characters and props as well as several design, character and prop lists. Also includes video tape of "Doug Can't Dance", the Nickelodeon Pilot. Tape has pencil test, color test and the completed version.

Dates: circa 1990s

Stuart D. Scott collection

Identifier: 2005.May.10
Scope and Contents

The collection is mostly the diplomas and official documentation of Scott's medical career as well as some photographs of his days at MCV and attended conferences. There is no documentation of his medical practice or personal papers.

Dates: 1918-1949

Secrets of the Sequence records

Identifier: 2013.Aug.68
Scope and Contents The records of the Secrets of the Sequence (SOTS) television show, 2000-2007, are those created and collected by the Office of the President at VCU, which played a key role in the creation and production of this project. The records include correspondence, project and production information, video masters, b-roll footage, and other materials related to the creation and production of the television series.Series 1: Administrative records, 2000-2007. This series consists of records...
Dates: 2000 - 2007

Frederick Otto Seibel papers

Identifier: M 23
Scope and Contents The Seibel Collection is comprised of two major sections: letters which Seibel received relating to his newspaper cartoons (including correspondence from Harry Truman, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Robert Kennedy, Barry Goldwater, Harry F. Byrd, John L. Lewis, J. Edgar Hoover and numerous members of the federal and state government), and a complete set of his published cartoons from both the Knickerbocker Press and the Richmond Times-Dispatch....
Dates: 1882 - 1968

Melvin C. Shaffer papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2020-12-024
Content Description This collections consists of materials retained by Melvin C. Shaffer from his tenure at the Medical College of Virginia (MCV) and later donated to Virginia Commonwealth University. The collection primarily documents his consulting and professional work in biomedical communication from his appointment as director of Visual Education in 1947 until his retirement in 1984. There is correspondence related to his position including his hiring in 1947 and some activities in Visual Education but no...
Dates: 1947-1987

Eleanor P. Sheppard papers

Identifier: M 277
Scope and Contents The collection covers Mrs. Sheppard's civic and political career from the mid 1950s until 1978. The issues covered include education, city planning and development and various bills proposed in the General Assembly. Materials include correspondence, reports, speeches, campaign documents, statements, photographs, publications and a vast quantity of newspaper clippings (to be indexed). Photographs have been transferred to RG 60, Box . The collection was very disorganized when received and the...
Dates: 1924-1978

Louis Benjamin Sheppard, M.D. papers

Identifier: 86.Nov.14
Scope and Contents The papers of Dr. L. Ben Sheppard consists of correspondence, organizational records, research and the publications created from his research. This collection focuses on the second half of his life from the early 1950s to 1987. The collection is broken up into three series, and the first series consists of his reminiscences from 1930 to 1983, plus the location of a oral history.Series two consists of correspondence and organizational records from Dr. Sheppard's different...
Dates: 1950-1987

Shelton H. Short, III papers

Identifier: M 51
Scope and Contents

The Short Collection is comprised of his notes and diary detailing his 1972 visit to Hampden-Sydney College and a collection of publications by or about Dr. Short. The collection covers the years 1965 to 1976.

Dates: 1965-1974

Sigma Tau Alpha Pharmacy Fraternity records

Identifier: 2013.Mar.45
Scope and Contents This collection includes records and documentation from its inception in 1977 to its closure in 1980 and provides insight into the social aspects of student life. Materials include the fraternity's preamble and constitution, bylaws, a scrapbook with photographs, meeting minutes, ledger book, financial records, rush and initiation information, contact information, and a master copy of their fundraiser cookbook. The minutes provide a detailed account of the materials discussed during each...
Dates: 1977 - 1980

Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church records,1902-2012

Identifier: M 57
Scope and Contents The collection consists of an assortment of articles, programs, images, brochures, clippings, and other materials concerning the church, its pastors, and Jackson Ward. Many of the items in the collection are photocopies of the originals, but there are some original materials, such as booklets and programs from various church anniversary celebrations. There are also materials relating to the 19th century, such as John Jasper's sermons, but since these materials are photocopies from secondary...
Dates: 1902 - 2012

J.C. Snellings prescription preparation book

 Collection — Container: Small Collections 1, Folder: 1982.02.08
Identifier: 1982.Feb.8
Scope and Content Bound volume (7.5 x 9.5" 282 pages, 69 blank pages), used to keep preparation instructions on various medicines and other compounds sold by the pharmacy. The preparations are a mix of Snellings' own formulas and those copied from other sources. The book includes formulas for medicines in various forms such as ointments, tonics, mints, pills, and salves. There are also recipes for other items like cologne, inks, and flavored syrups. Included is a tobacco flavoring prepared especially for the...
Dates: 1888-1926

St. Luke's Hospital collection

Identifier: 2005.Aug.16
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a case book for the years 1894-1895. Dr. McGuire wrote the case studies, and they reveal an insight on his personality and medical skill.

Dates: 1894-1895

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