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Rodney McCormack collection

Identifier: MS-0503

A collection of miscellaneous unrelated documents and photographs, bought over many years by Mr. McCormack. Topics are largely related to VMI alumni or history, or the Rockbridge and Lexington area.

Examples: Sigel, Franz- Signature items; Pratt, G. Julian (Class of 1864MS)-Civil War brief letter, 1864; Cadets- invitation to Rockbridge Rifles, 1860; Reid, Legh W. (Class of 1858)- estimate, 1862; Byrd, Robert - Signature items; Dillard, William E. (Class of 1913); Dunbar, John G. - Civil War - 29th Regt. Indiana Volunteers; Huffman- Civil War - 30th Virginia Battalion, leave request 1865; Kibler - Civil War - Alabama, 1864 ltr. fragment;


  • Majority of material found in 1860-1920

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions

Conditions Governing Use

Manuscript collections in the VMI Archives are made available for educational and research use. The VMI Archives should be cited as the source. The user assumes all responsibility for identifying and satisfying any copyright holders. Materials from our collections may not be redistributed, published or reproduced without permission from the VMI Archives. Contact the VMI Archives for additional information.


1 cubic feet

2 boxes

Physical Location

Manuscripts Stacks

Repository Details

Part of the Virginia Military Institute Archives Repository

VMI Archives
Preston Library
Lexington VA 24450