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Cadet drawings, class assignments and exercises Edit


MS 0203


  • bulk 1850's-1880's (Creation)


  • 1 cubic feet (Whole)
    approximately 200 items


  • Scope and Contents

    A collection of 19th century cadet drawings (approximately 200 items) completed primarily as assignments for Professor Thomas H. Williamson's architecture, engineering, and drawing courses at the Virginia Military Institute.

    A few of the drawings were completed for a geometry course and other mathematics courses, or were not class assignments.

    Some of the geometry drawings are signed by the supervising professors, including e.g. Superintendent Francis H. Smith, who also taught math, and Stapleton Crutchfield.

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  • 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

    Cadet Drawing Exercises. Manuscript # 0203, Virginia Military Institute Archives

  • Separated Materials

    Some items in this collection are filed in oversized case