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Albert Z. Conner collection Edit


MS 0293


  • 1965 – 1966 (Creation)


  • .25 Linear Feet (Whole)
    approximately 22 items


  • Scope and Contents

    The collection consists of drawings by Cadet Albert Z. Conner, Virginia Military Institute Class of 1966, including 21 sketches of various VMI scenes and one sketchbook containing illustrations used in the 1966 publication "The VMI Coloring Book".

  • 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

    Albert Z. Conner collection. Manuscript # 0293. Virginia Military Institute Archives

  • Biographical / Historical

    Conner graduated from the Virginia Military Institute (VMI) with a bachelor’s degree in history in 1966. He received his master’s degree in government from Georgetown University in 1981. He served for 30 years in the federal service; consisting of 12 years in the regular army in the infantry and military intelligence branches; and 18 years with the Defense Intelligence Agency (including a 12-year detail with the Central Intelligence Agency). His military experience included two combat tours in Vietnam. In later life he was an author and historian. Died 2016.


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