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Dwight D. Eisenhower letters to Superintendents Marshall and Milton, 1951 and 1955

 File
1. Typed letter, signed, from General Eisenhower to Superintendent Richard J. Marshall, declining invitation to speak at VMI graduation. Dated November 19, 1951. Includes carbon copy of Marshall's letter of invitation dated November 7.

2. Typed letter, signed, from President Eisenhower to Superintendent William H. Milton, thanking him for the performance of the VMI Glee Club. Dated February 14, 1955.

3. File also contains a copy of a clipping from April 1947, documenting Eisenhower's brief visit to VMI.

Dates

  • 1951 and 1955

Creator

Physical Description

1955 letter partially mounted on cardboard and has slight tears lower right below signature.

Extent

4 items

Physical Description

1955 letter partially mounted on cardboard and has slight tears lower right below signature.

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Military Institute Archives Repository

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VMI Archives
Preston Library
Lexington VA 24450
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