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Robert F. Portner letter

Identifier: MS-0063
Letter fragment from Cadet Portner to "Eddie", written from VMI on October 20, 1892. Discusses experiment using telephone receiver; first part of letter is in German.


  • 1892


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Biographical / Historical

Robert F. Portner b. 1874, Alexandria, VA; Virginia Military Institute, Class of 1895, non-graduate; d. 1900 Washington, DC.

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Manuscripts Stacks

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Part of the Virginia Military Institute Archives Repository

VMI Archives
Preston Library
Lexington VA 24450