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George A. Goodman papers

Identifier: MS-0044-oversized
Papers consist of eleven items. Included are Goodman's VMI Diploma and Cadet Dialectic Society certificates; letters of recommendation (1859) from Francis H. Smith and Thomas H. Williamson; miscellaneous Civil War documents including commissions, oaths of allegiance, and prison parole.


  • 1848 - 1865


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11 items

Biographical / Historical

George A. Goodman, b. 1828 Albemarle County, Virginia; graduated Virginia Military Institute, Class of 1852; teacher, farmer; during Civil War served as Lt. Col., 13th Virginia Infantry Regiment; prisoner at Ft. Delaware, September 1864-July 1865; d. 1884, Louisa County, Virginia.

Physical Location

Oversized case 1

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Military Institute Archives Repository

VMI Archives
Preston Library
Lexington VA 24450