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John H. C. Beverley letter

Identifier: MS-0093
One letter from cadet John H. C. Beverley (dated October 23, 1869) to his friend John. The letter describes life at VMI, and mentions guard duty, difficulty of studies, and the demerit system.


  • 1869 October 23


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Biographical / Historical

John Hill Carter Beverley was born in 1853 in Fauquier County, Virginia. He graduated VMI in 1873 and went on to be a farmer and banker. Beverley died in 1934 in The Plains, Virginia.

Physical Location

Manuscripts Stacks

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Military Institute Archives Repository

VMI Archives
Preston Library
Lexington VA 24450