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Jaqueline Beverly Stanard papers

Identifier: MS-0083
Collection (ca. 20 items) includes letters from Cadet Stanard to his family (1863-1864); telegram concerning Stanard's body; letters from his brother Robert to their mother (1865); 2 essays written at VMI.


  • 1863-1865


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.25 Linear Feet (ca. 20 items)

Biographical / Historical

Jacqueline Beverly Stanard b. 1845, Orange County, Virginia; entered VMI in January 1863 as a member of the Class of 1867; killed at the Battle of New Market on May 15, 1864, while serving as a Cadet Private, Co. B.

Physical Location

Manuscripts Stacks

Related Materials

Many of these letters, as well as material from other sources and background information, appear in the book Letters of a New Market Cadet, edited by John G. Barrett and Robert K. Turner, Jr. (Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press, 1961).

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Military Institute Archives Repository

VMI Archives
Preston Library
Lexington VA 24450