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Blacksburg Views

1891 VPI Campus
Ellison Smyth Photograph
1893 Down Main Street From Tower Of Old Preston Olin Building (Shops)
Episopal Church On Left

Presbyterian Church With Steeple On 117 S. Main Street (1848)

Methodist Church And Steeple On Church Street On Left

Lybrook "Hell's Row" South Of Episopal Church

Matt Turner's Livery Store Back Of Presbyterian Church
Ellison Smyth Photograph

1890s View From Tower Of Old Preston Olin Building
Left To Right: 2nd Academic, 1st Academic, 2nd Barracks,
Commandant's House (In Front Of Barracks),
Old Mess Hall, Chimney From Shops
Ellison Smyth Photograph

1908 Main Street Blacksburg
Ellison Smyth Photograph

1917 Blacksburg Aerial View

1917 View From The Smoke Stack Of The Power Plant Looking East
Photograph Gift Of Mrs. Earle Meadows

1920 Blacksburg

C1922-27 View From Upper Level Barracks No. 4, Co. F Down Turner Street
Photograph From The Carroll R. Shuler Memory Book, Class Of 1927

1930 View Of Blacksburg From The Water Tower (Showing Old Miles Stadium)

1947 E. V. ("Buck") Russell, Jr. And E. V. ("Ted") Russell Iii From Back Yard Of 707 York Drive.
Looking Over Fence Row Is Now Patrick Henry Drive
Photograph By Mrs. E. V. Russell, Jr., Courtesy Of The Collection Of Jean Martin

1957 Composite View Of Blacksburg And Christiansburg
Water System When It First Went In To Operation In 1957, T. R. Leachman Delineator
Photograph Courtesy Of Bruce Harper Collection

1964 Looking Toward H. B. Little, Jr.'s House On Little Circle.
Current Site Of Apperson Development Taken From What Is Now Patrick Henry.
Photograph By Ted Russell, Courtesy Of The Collection Of Jean Martin

1964 Looking Toward Cassell Coliseum From What Is Now West Campus Drive
Photograph By Ted Russell, Courtesy Of The Collection Of Jean Martin

1970s Aerial View Of Foxridge
Foxridge Opens 1973


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