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Centennial Celebration

Top Image for Centennial Celebration. Features an archived photo of the Ginter House.



James Branch Cabell Library, Fourth Floor, Cabell Room and Mapp Room
901 Park Ave. Richmond, Va., 23284


This celebration marks the 100th anniversary of the founding of Richmond Professional Institute. Following the unveiling and dedication of the historic marker at 827 W. Franklin St., join VCU Libraries for a drop-in reception. Share memories with classmates and University Archives staff, see memorabilia and explore the modern Cabell Library. Refreshments will be served.

The event is free and open to all VCU alumni. Parking is available for a fee in the West Broad StreetWest Main Street and West Cary Street parking decks. For more information, please contact LaJuan Neal, Development Coordinator, at (804) 827-3616 or

Image: The gathering spot on campus, the lawn and the wall outside Ginter House, the administration building, 1954, University Archives


VCU Libraries

James Branch Cabell Library Monroe Park Campus
901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-1111
All Libraries
Tompkins-McCaw Library MCV Campus
509 N. 12th St., Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298-0582
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-0636

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