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The land mourneth :a study of the homefront Baptist churches in Virginia, 1861-1865
(Virginia Tech, 1998-05-15)
</p>Throughout the Civil War, Americans relied upon religion to shape their understanding of the conflict. As furious campaigns raged across the national landscape, Northerners and Southerners saw the hand of God at work ...
African-Virginian Extended Kin: The Prevalence of West African Family Forms among Slaves in Virginia, 1740-1870
(Virginia Tech, 1999-04-16)
Scholarship on slave families has focused on the nuclear family unit as the primary socializing institution among slaves. Such a paradigm ignores the extended family, which was the primary form of family organization among ...
Geographic Analysis of Viticulture Potential in Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 1998-09-15)
The state of Virginia was analyzed to establish its suitability for grape culture. This investigation occurred in two phases: a small scale analysis that encompassed the entire state, and a large scale analysis which ...
Patrick County, Virginia and the Civil War, 1860-1880
(Virginia Tech, 1990-11-14)
In 1860, Patrick County. like the rest of Virginia and much of the South. wavered uneasily on the brink of secession. In a county where large planters were few, secession was not overwhelmingly popular. Slaveholding families, ...
A case study of the role of six Catholic social agencies as mediating structures in social welfare service provision in Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 1995-08-04)
Assessing and evaluating the Forest Stewardship Program :promoting and conducting sound wildlife management
(Virginia Tech, 1995-10-05)
A questionnaire was sent to all U.S. state and territorial Forest Stewardship Program (FSP) Coordinators in 1993 (response rate 90.2%). Despite differences in FSP design and implementation among states, the percentage of ...
Forecast of Virginia coal production
(Virginia Tech, 1995-04-15)
Developing an index of biotic integrity (IBI) for warmwater wadeable streams in Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 1996)
Factors inhibiting unionization of the Virginia Governmental Employees Association
(Virginia Tech, 1993-06-02)
The study was an investigation into the motives, policies and practices of the Virginia Governmental Employees Association and the motivations, needs and desires of its membership. This was undertaken to determine the major ...
A Description of the Personnel Function in School Divisions of 5,000 Students or Less in the Commonwealth of Virginia
(Virginia Tech, 1998-05-05)
The purpose of this study was to identify and describe the personnel responsibilities and preparation of the person responsible for the personnel function in 60 out of 83 school divisions in the Commonwealth of Virginia ...