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Samuel G. Talbott papers

Identifier: MS-0101
This collection consists of papers (approximately 25 items) documenting Samuel G. Talbott's cadetship and part of his U.S. Army career. The collection includes a VMI report and confinement list (1898), diary, items dating from his service with the 28th Infantry Regiment in the Philippines, (1901 to 1903), awards, and certificates.


  • 1898-1935


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0.25 Linear Feet (approximately 25 items)

Biographical / Historical

Samuel Greaner Talbott was born in 1877 in Richmond, Virginia. He graduated VMI in 1899 and was an U.S. Army officer from 1902 to 1945. Talbott died in 1965 in Virginia.

Physical Location

Manuscripts Stacks

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Military Institute Archives Repository

VMI Archives
Preston Library
Lexington VA 24450