University Archives Finding Aids

This chart reflects the organization of the Radford University Archives. Finding aids are being added as University collections are processed. Click on a link to view the finding aid.

Group 1: RU Board of Visitors Records

1.2 - Radford College - VPI Merger Documents

 

Group 2: President’s Office Records 

2.1 - John Preston McConnell

2.1.1 - John Preston McConnell - Official Papers

2.1.2 - John Preston McConnell - Personal Papers

2.2 - David Wilbur Peters - Official Papers

2.3 - Charles Knox Martin - Official Papers

2.4 - Donald Newton Dedmon - Official Papers

2.5 - Douglas Covington - Official Papers

2.6 - Penelope W. Kyle - Official Papers

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Group 3: Academic Affairs Records

3.1 - Academic Affairs - Curricula Materials

3.1.1 - Academic Affairs - School of Social Work Records

3.1.2 - Academic Affairs - Curricula Materials- Extension Division Correspondence Study Department, Circa 1940

3.1.3 - Academic Affairs - Vice President for Academic Affairs Office Records

3.2 - Academic Affairs - Accreditation Materials

3.2.1 - Academic Affairs - SCHEV - RU Internal Data (1976-1992)

3.2.1-1 - Academic Affairs - Vice President for Academic Affairs Office (1972-1990)

3.2.1-2 - Academic Affairs - Vice President for Academic Affairs Office Records (1970s-1980s)

3.2.2 - Academic Affairs - SCHEV - Correspondence and Reports (1968-1988)

3.2.3 - Academic Affairs - SCHEV - Instructional Programs Advisory Committee (IPAC) Records (1966-1982)

3.3 - Academic Affairs - McConnell Library Records

3.3.1 - Academic Affairs - McConnell Library - J.P. McConnell Distinguished Citizens of Virginia Collection

3.3.2 - Academic Affairs - McConnell Library - Historical Virginia Documents

3.4 - Academic Affairs - Center for Gender Studies Collection

3.5 - Academic Affairs - Visiting Scholars - Jehan el Sadat Collection

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Group 4: Student Affairs Records 

4.1 - M'Ledge Moffett Collection

4.1.1 - M’Ledge Moffett Collection - Home Management House Diaries

4.1.2 - M’Ledge Moffett Collection - Dean’s Office Records

4.1.3 - M’Ledge Moffett Collection - Newspaper Clippings Scrapbooks

4.1.4 - M’Ledge Moffett Collection - Student and Faculty Records

4.1.5 - M’Ledge Moffett Collection - World War II Era Community and College Documents

4.1.6 - M’Ledge Moffett Collection - Home Economics Papers and Virginia Home Economics Association Documents

4.1.7 - M’Ledge Moffett Collection - Personal Scrapbooks

4.2 - Student Affairs Committee Records (1976-1980)

4.2.1 - Ingles and Pocahontas Literary Societies Records

4.3 - Student Organizations

4.3.1 - Kappa Delta Pi Collection (1930-1968)

4.3.2 - Pi Gamma Mu Records (1928-1935)

4.4 - Alumni 

4.4.1 - Alumni Records and Materials (1913-63)

4.5 - Radford Student Handbooks (1928-2007)

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Group 5: Business Affairs Papers 

5.1 - Business Affairs - Accounting Ledger Books (1911-1936)

5.2 - Facilities

5.2.1 - Business Affairs - New Deal Buildings Documents

5.2.2 - Business Affairs - Building and Facilities Planning Records (1979-1990)

5.2.3 - Business Affairs - Campus Buildings Collection - This collection contain correspondence, building dedication speeches, dedication essays, pictures, projected building plans, Radford campus planning documents, maps, history and information on Radford campus buildings.

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Group 6: University Advancement Records 

6.1 - Advancement

6.2 - RU Public Relations Collection

6.2.1 - RU Public Relations News and Press Releases (1965-2006)

6.3 - RU Public Relations Photo Collections

6.3.2-1 - RU Public Relations Photo Collection (1980-2006)

6.3.2-2 - RU Public Relations Photo Collection (1965-1985)

6.3.2-3 - RU Public Relations Photo Collection (1990-2007)

6.3.2-4 - RU Public Relations Photo Collection, Assorted Photos (1980s)

6.3.4 - RU Public Relations Video Collection (1997-2009)

 

Group 7: University Government Records 

7.1 - RU Faculty Senate Records (1949-1956, 1968-1973, 1994-2007)

 

Group 8: Miscellaneous Collections

8.1 - Radford University Historical Clippings Collection

8.2 - Public Health Materials Collection (1945-55)

8.3 - Historic Garments and Memorabilia Collection

8.4 - Historic Radford College Publications

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Group 9: Intercollegiate Athletics

9.1 - RU Athletics Media Guides - (Various guides from 1980-2007)

 

RU Heritage Collections - Alumni materials; student life; scrapbooks; photographs; and Radford memorabilia. 

Myrtle Lawrence Shelor Photograph Collection (c.1918-25)  - Digital access to photos

Nancy Sowers Dickerson Scrapbook Collection (1925-27)Digital access to scrapbook

Vinnie Alice Underwood Collection (1931-32)

Lucy Gay Johnston Collection (1934-36) (Also includes memorabilia from Giles County)

Frances Hilt Graham Trent Collection (1941-45)

Dorothy Van Vleek Oliver Collection (1944-48)

Hazel Grove Winesett Collection - Contains scrapbooks and materials that document the life and travels of Hazel Grove Winesett, who graduated from Radford College in 1938. In 2002 she made a large endowment to McConnell Library that funds the Winesett Library Research Awards, the Winesett Book Collecting Contest, and various other programs and materials.

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archives@radford.edu or 540-831-5692, 540-831-5694