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Otis D. Smith papers Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS 0150

Dates

  • 1929 – 1932 (Creation)

Extents

  • 10 items (Whole)

Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    Miscellaneous personal papers (10 items) from the cadetship of Otis D. Smith, Class of 1933. Includes Smith's letter of appointment to VMI (1929); 1 letter to Cadet Smith from the Lexington Postmaster explaining why VMI does not have a branch post office; correspondence concerning the purchase of a radio & radio contest; Finals program, 1933; 2 photographs (cadet group with Frank McCarthy, Smith & others; Smith on stoops); postcard (1929) sent by Superintendent John A. Lejeune to parents of new cadets.

  • Biographical / Historical

    Otis David Smith, b. 1913, Richmond VA; VMI Class of 1933; U. S. Army officer during World War II; businessman; d. 1992, Richmond, VA.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    There are no restrictions

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Manuscript collections in the VMI Archives are made available for educational and research use. The VMI Archives should be cited as the source. The user assumes all responsibility for identifying and satisfying any copyright holders. Materials from our collections may not be redistributed, published or reproduced without permission from the VMI Archives. Contact the VMI Archives for additional information.

  • Preferred Citation

    Otis D. Smith papers. Manuscript # 0150, Virginia Military Institute Archives

Instances

  • Type
    Mixed Materials
    Container 1 Type
    Box
    Container 1 Indicator
    MS Small Collections 0150-0159
    Container 2 Type
    Folder
    Container 2 Indicator
    MS0150

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