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RG/RG 06. Publications and Printed Material

 Record Group Term
Identifier: RG/RG 06

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Admissions Office student recruitment materials

 Series
Identifier: RG-06-Publications-Admissions and Financial Aid
Scope and Contents Brochures, fact books, and other printed material sent to prospective cadets by the VMI Admissions Office. Also includes some Financial Aid printed material

Annual and special reports of the Superintendent

 Series
Identifier: RG-06-Publications-Reports of the Superintendent
Scope and Contents The annual reports of the Superintendent contain a detailed account of the activities for each academic year. The 19th century through mid-20th century reports are an excellent primary source for exploring the administrative and academic history of the Institute. In addition to annual reports, special reports were occasionally issued to provide details about specific topics; and "semi-annual" reports were published during parts of the 19th century to provide the results of mid-year...

Bomb (VMI Yearbook)

 Series
Identifier: RG-06-Publications-Bomb
Scope and Contents

Known as The Bomb, the yearbook was first published in 1885. After a nine year hiatus, it has been published continuously since 1895, with the exception of 1945 and 1946.

Brochures, circulars and flyers (miscellaneous publications)

 Collection
Identifier: RG-06-Printed material-Miscellaneous
Scope and Contents A collection of miscellaneous VMI circulars, flyers, brochures and other printed material. This material dates from the 1840's through the current period and includes information circulated to cadets, faculty and staff, and the public. The items are miscellanous in nature. Included are both chronological and topical files.

Record of service in the world war of V. M. I. alumni and their alma mater

 Item
Identifier: RG-06-Anderson-World War I
Scope and Contents This is the most comprehensive published information concerning the service of Virginia Military Institute alumni during World War I.

Regulations of the Virginia Military Institute

 Series
Identifier: RG-06-Publications-Regulations
Scope and Contents The Regulations detail rules for the operation of the Institute and for all aspects of cadet life. They were first published in 1839, and throughout the 19th through mid-20th centuries they were updated every few years. In the modern era, cadet regulations are published yearly and are familiarly know as the Blue Book.

The collection includes a copy of the 1839 Regulations signed by Joseph W. Bell, Class of 1842.

Published Speeches and Addresses Delivered at the Virginia Military Institute

 Series
Identifier: RG-06-Publications-Speeches
Scope and Contents A topical and chronological file of pamplets containing the text of speeches and addresses delivered at VMI.

The VMI Cadet Newspaper

 Series
Identifier: RG-06-Publications-Cadet Newspaper
Scope and Contents The Cadet (originally The Keydet), VMI's student newspaper, began weekly publication in the fall of 1907. The collection begins with Volume 1, number 2 - the very first issue is not extant. The newspaper has been published continuously since 1907, except for a three-year gap during and immediately following World War II.

VMI Postcards Collection

 Collection
Identifier: RG-06-Publications-Postcards
Scope and Contents A collection of postcards from various sources. The bulk of the items picture VMI buildings, events, and cadet life. Other topics include Stonewall Jackson and Little Sorrel, Lexington, and Rockbridge County.