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Preston, John Thomas Lewis, 1811-1890

 Person

John T. L. Preston (1811-1890), was one of the founders of the Virginia Military Institute. He served at VMI as a member of the first Board of Visitors (1839) and as a Professor of Modern Languages from 1839-1875. During the Civil War he was on the staff of Gen. Stonewall Jackson.. L. Preston (1811-1890), was one of the founders of the Virginia Military Institute. He served at VMI as a member of the first Board of Visitors (1839) and as a Professor of Modern Languages from 1839-1875. During the Civil War he was on the staff of Gen. Stonewall Jackson.

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Historical Sketch of the Establishment and Organization of the Virginia Military Institute, 1889 [Digital]

 Digital Collection
Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/3854

Letter from John T. L. Preston to Francis H. Smith, 1839 April 29

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1448

Letter from John T. L. Preston to Francis H. Smith, 1839 August 20

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1445

Letter from John T. L. Preston to Francis H. Smith, 1839 June 8

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1438

Letter from John T. L. Preston to Francis H. Smith, 1839 May 17

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1434

Letter, John T. L. Preston to Stonewall Jackson, April 1863 [Digital]

 Digital Collection
Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/3829