Series 1: This series consists of material that was removed from the University Archives Publications Collection related to the Richmond Professional Institute and its predecessors. The publications include the student newspapers The Atlas and The Proscript, accreditation reports, athletic reports, as well as miscellaneous brochures and ephemera. The inventory for this accession is available below in the finding aid/inventory section of this finding aid.
Series 2: Acc. 1984.072: This accession includes reports prepared by the Richmond Professional Institute detailing income and expenditures, with lists of insurance policies and information about the investment in a physical plant.
See also the records of the Norfolk Division as they include reports by the Commonwealth Auditor of Public Accounts to determine the extent to which the Commonwealth of Virginia was subsidizing education at William and Mary and its branch campuses in Richmond and Norfolk for the period 1942-1950.
See also the University Archives Photograph Collection (UA 8), University Archives Subject File Collection (UA 9), University Archives Faculty-Alumni File Collection (UA 10), University Archives Poster Collection (UA 12), University Archives Audiovisual Collection (UA 58), records of the Office of the President (UA 2), and other administrative records of the College of William and Mary.
For additional information about the Richmond Professional Institute and its predecessor institutions, contact the <a href="http://www.library.vcu.edu/jbc/speccoll/">James Branch Cabell Library's Special Collections and Archives</a> at Virginia Commonwealth University.
The yearbook The Wigwam (1932, 1939) is part of the University Archives book collection (call number: LD4711 .R365 W53). Researchers are encouraged to search the Swem Library online catalog (http://swem.wm.edu/) for the many other publications from the Richmond Professional Institute including various bulletins and catalogues.
Some publications and their call numbers (all are in the SCRC):
Announcements, School of Store Service Education, LD4711 .R365 S76 (1937-194u); Announcements : School of Store Service Education, LD4711 .R365 S76 (194u-194u); The School of Distributive Education, LD4711 .R365 S76 (194u-19uu); Description of summer courses in social work, LD4711 .R365 S625 (193u-19uu); Announcement of summer courses (including social work), LD4711 .R365 S625 (19uu-193u); Catalogue issue / School of Social Work LD4711 .R365 S62 (19uu-19uu); Announcements (including social work) LD4711 .R365 S62 (19uu-19uu).