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Frederick T. Amiss Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0479
The collection contains one letter from Cadet Frederick T. Amiss (Class of 1886) to his father, dated December 14, 1884. Amiss describes in detail the confrontation between cadets and Commandant Scott Shipp regarding an investigation into an explosion of the VMI magazine. Also included are three photographs of Amiss, which are all viewable online in the VMI Archives photographs database.

Dates

  • 1884 - 1884

Creator

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Extent

4 items

Biographical / Historical

Frederick T. Amiss, born 1866; Virginia Military Institute Class of 1886; Civil Engineer; died 1942

Physical Location

Manuscripts Stacks

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Military Institute Archives Repository

Contact:
VMI Archives
Preston Library
Lexington VA 24450
540-464-7516