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Pollard, Richard, 1829-1908

 Person

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Cadet drawings, class assignments and exercises

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0203
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...

Letter of appointment to VMI for Richard Pollard, 1846 June 27

 Item
Scope and Contents Letter appointing Richard Pollard a cadet at VMI. Signed by Board of Visitors member Charles P. Dorman. Note to Pollard's father written by Superintendent Francis H. Smith is at the bottom.

Quarterly and monthly grade reports

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0081
Scope and Contents This collection consists of grade report documents that were issued to parents of VMI cadets.The reports include class standing, treasurer's account information, and comments by the Superintendent regarding academics and conduct.