Southwest Virginia

Blacksburg, Virginia

   Ankrum Donation photos (12 photos)

   Blacksburg (Virginia) Odd Fellows Lodge Records, Ms88-009 (3 photos)
BLACKSBURG [VIRGINIA] ODD FELLOWS LODGE. RECORDS, 1910-30. 3.8 cu. ft. Black fraternal and religious organization. Records include papers of the Independent Order of St. Luke, souvenir programs, annual reports, calendars, financial reports, proceedings from meetings, circulars, membership books, ritual books, and correspondence. Collection includes black wool uniform coat with brass buttons with insignia BOOF.Container list available. Ms88-009.

   Blacksburg Businesses (131 photos)

   Currie, Leonard, Collection (15 photos)
Local Blacksburg, Virginia, resident, 1956-1962, while head of the architecture program at VPI, and 1981-1996 during his retirement. A graduate of the architectural program at Harvard, the Leonard Currie Collection contains his Pagoda House plans.

   Hokie Birds- Gobble de Art (244 photos)
The Gobble de Art project was sponsored by The Blacksburg Partnership. The purpose of the project was to increase awareness and interest in Blacksburg and also to bring attention to the visual arts. The funds raised from the project will go towards enhancements to Blacksburg that improve the quality of life and add to the current attractiveness of Blacksburg and the surrounding communities as a tourism and retirement destination. This public art project placed seventy-five decorated Hokie Bird statues all around Blacksburg during the Summer and Fall of 2006.

   Residents of Blacksburg,Virginia (27 photos)

   Scenes around Blacksburg (130 photos)