John S. Bagnall papers
Miscellaneous papers, 7 items, of John S. Bagnall, who fought at the Battle of New Market. Included are two letters (1921) from Eliza Clinedinst Crim, the New Market resident who came to the assistance of wounded cadets after the Battle of New Market; the letter of April 20 mentions Cadet Moses Ezekiel caring for the mortally wounded Cadet Thomas Jefferson. Also includes a VMI grade report (1862); two receipts for payment of tuition and diploma; and an envelope containing 2 of Bagnall's calling cards.
- 1862 - 1921
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Biographical / Historical
John Seldon Bagnall, b. 1844 Norfolk, VA; VMI Class of 1865 and New Market cadet; cotton broker; d. 1922, Norfolk.