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Intermediate memorial at Drillfield

Photo taken April 21, 2007.

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Photo courtesy of Brian Sewell.

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Intermediate memorial in front of Burruss Hall

Photo taken April 21, 2007.

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Photo courtesy of Brian Sewell.

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Burruss hall and intermediate memorial.

Photo taken April 21, 2007.

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Photo courtesy of Brian Sewell.

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Burruss Hall

Photo taken April 21, 2007.

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Photo courtesy of Brian Sewell.

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Mementos and flowers at the intermediate memorial.

Photo taken April 21, 2007.

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Photo courtesy of Brian Sewell.

Original Source: http://flickr.com/photos/briansewell/469503427/in/set-72157600112219193/

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Mementos, flowers, and flags at the intermediate memorial

Photo taken April 21, 2007.

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Photo courtesy of Brian Sewell.

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View of the crowd and flowers on the drillfield from the intermediate memorial.

Photo taken April 21, 2007.

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Photo courtesy of Brian Sewell.

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Media coverage of the memorial dedication ceremony on August 19, 2007.

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Students carrying chairs at the memorial dedication ceremony on August 19, 2007.

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Consolation during the August 19th memorial dedication

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Front and back of the program for April 16th Memorial Dedication, August 19, 2007. The text on the program reads:

"In the hours following the April 16 tragedy, the student-driven volunteer organization Hokies United placed 32 Hokie Stones on the…

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On the morning of Monday, August 20 - the first day of Fall 2007 classes - an unidentified visitor places a white daisy next to each victim's hokie stone at the intermediate memorial. The memorial had been formally dedicated the previous day.…

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A large flower arrangement rests in front of Nicole Regina White's new hokie stone at the memorial on the drillfield. The card reads: "We love you Nicole - love, Mom, Dad, Evan, and Your Family." The photo was taken on Monday, August 20, 2007,…

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Erin Nicole Peterson's etched hokie stone at the memorial on the drillfield, surrounded by flowers and notes. The photo was taken on Monday, August 20, 2007, the first day of Fall 2007 classes. The memorial had been dedicated the previous…

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On the morning of Monday, August 20 - the first day of Fall 2007 classes - an unidentified visitor places a white daisy next to each victim's hokie stone at the intermediate memorial. The memorial had been formally dedicated the previous day.…

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Early on the morning of Monday, August 20 - the first day of Fall 2007 classes - a large banner reading "You Fit Here" is on display near the War Memorial Chapel. The drillfield, intermediate memorial, and Burruss Hall are visible in the background.…

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Shortly after 8 AM on Monday, August 20 - the first day of classes - a group of cadets makes their way across a largely empty drillfield. The intermediate memorial, visible center right, was dedicated the previous day. The large tent used for the…

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View of the intermediate memorial, color guard, and crowd during the dedication ceremony on August 19, 2007. Members of the Marching Virginians are visible at the front of the crowd. Spectators are also visible in the distance, on the top of the War…

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A massive crowd gathered on the drillfield for the dedication of the intermediate memorial on August 19, 2007. Many spectators escaped from the heat under shady trees. Hokies United Memorial T-Shirts were a very common sight.

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A cadet carries one of the victim's hokie stones back to the seating area while spectators - including many members of the Marching Virginians band - look on. The stones were taken from the original memorial that sprang up after the events of…
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