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Charles E. Foster papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0425
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 5 items, including Phi Lambda Epsilon and Phi Delta Theta fraternity certificates (1920-1921); athletic award certificate from the Wentworth Military Academy (1921); an ROTC advanced cavalry camp certificate from Fort Meade, Maryland (1924); and Foster's name card dating from his VMI cadetship. Foster (b. 1903 d. 1938) was a member of the Virginia Military Institute Class of 1925.

Charles E. Lightfoot Civil War Letter

 Item
Identifier: MS-0448
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a one page Civil War letter, dated 1865 March 17, from Headquarters, Artillery Defenses, Richmond, Virginia. The letter was written by Confederate officer Lt. Col. Charles E. Lightfoot to Colonel Benjamin S. Ewell, brother and staff officer to General Richard S. Ewell. Lightfoot asks for a clarification of command responsibility for Richmond's artillery defenses, stating that the present command situation places him in conflict with Lt. Col. Carter M. Braxton. General...

Class of 1933 World War II military service surveys

 Collection — Box: MS0535
Identifier: MS-0535
Scope and Contents The collection consists of completed military service survey forms. The survey bears the title "Military Service Biography Summary, Brother Rat, Class of '33". Information includes dates of active duty, duty assignments, and "interesting assignments and experiences"

David L. Ruffner papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0338
Scope and Contents Professional and personal papers, primarily consisting of scrapbooks, photographs, and certificates. Includes two scrapbooks dating from his U. S. Army career. The first covers 1943-1946, including information about the 10th Mountain Division in Italy. The second covers his assignment at Nuremberg Military Post, Germany, 1948-1950. The scrapbooks contain documents and photographs.The collection also includes personal scrapbook and albums, ca. 1947; certificates and...

E. Jackson Tice Scrapbook

 Item
Identifier: MS-0439
Contents Note Scrapbook compiled by Edmund Jackson Tice, a graduate of the Virginia Military Institute. Class of 1939. The Bulk consists of newspaper clippings concerning his high school and college years; also included are misc., programs and correspondence.

Edmund C. Waddill papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0280-Oversized
Scope and Contents Commissions and certificates (10 items) from the army career of Edmund C. Waddill.

Edward M. Almond Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0089
Scope and Contents The collection (ca. 21 items) includes transcripts of two oral history interviews. The first interview was conducted by J. Addison Hagan on January 20, 1967, concerning the Inchon Operation during the Korean War; the second was conducted by Capt. Thomas F. Fergusson on 25-30 March 1975"Reminscences of a Soldier; An Oral History of Lieutenant General Edward Mallory Almond, United States Army, 1892-1979". Other items include photograph (16 items), 1950-1951; misc. documents.

Elmon T. Gray Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0504
Scope and Contents Misc. Personal papers, including various subject files, some photographs, and many certificates/commendations. Topics include childhood/boy scouts; Navy service; political career (1 scrapbook, 1971); and service to VMI; cadet class notebooks for organic chemistry. This collection does not include any significant correspondence, either personal or professional.

Erskine Mayo Ross papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0334-Oversized
Scope and Contents Papers consist of three oversized items. 1. Certificate (13.5" x 11.5"), 1875 April 14, granting Ross permission to practice law in California. 2. Certificate (22" x 18"), 1887 Jan. 13, judicial appointment to U.S. District Court, Southern District of California. 3. Certificate (23" x 17.5"), 1895 Feb. 22, judicial appointment for U.S. Circuit Court, 9th District.

Francis M. Boykin Civil War Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0232
Scope and Contents The collection consists Civil War papers (8 items, all dated 1861), including two commission documents, extracts from orders, a letter from Governor John Letcher ordering Boykin to proceed to Grafton and communicate with Col. Thomas J. Jackson (Stonewall), one letter bearing the signature of Gen. Robert E. Lee.

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1 Addison, William M. (William Marlborough), 1898-1986
1 Almond, Edward M. (Edward Mallory), 1892-1979
1 Anderson, Marvin J. (Marvin Judson), 1921-1943
1 Anjier, Louis J.
1 Arnold, Thomas St. John
1 Bachtell, Linford B. (Linford Boone), 1921-1982
1 Barksdale, Alfred D. (Alfred Dickinson), 1892-1972
1 Berry, M. Keith (Marshall Keith), 1899-1985
1 Boykin, Francis M. (Francis Marshall), 1837-1906
1 Boykin, Maury W. (Maury Wood), 1893-1984
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1 Brand, E. Cabell
1 Britt, Albert S.
1 Burger, Ammen L., 1917-1994
2 Burress, Withers A. (Withers Alexander), 1894-1977
1 Chase, Gilbert P. (Gilbert Paul), 1873-1952
1 Clark, Harold P. (Harold Page), 1921-
1 Clinedinst, B. West (Benjamin West), 1860-1931
1 Conner, Albert Z., 1943-
1 Couper, John L. (John Lee), 1916-2000
1 Couper, Wm. (William), b. 1884
1 Daniels, Jonathan Myrick, 1939-1965
1 Douglas, Wallace S., 1901-1982
1 Dunbar, William B., 1907-1968
1 Earle, Robert A. (Robert August), 1906-1991
2 Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969
1 Ewell, Benjamin S.
1 Ferebee, J. Smith (James Smith), 1906-1988
1 Finklehoffe, Fred Franklin
1 Foresman family
1 Foresman, Henry J., 1919-2000
1 Foster, Charles E., 1903-1938
1 Gatewood, Robert, 1829-1909
1 Gatling, Norborne P., Jr.
1 Gerow, Lee S. (Lee Saunders), 1891-1982
1 Gerow, Leonard Townsend, 1888-1972
1 Gibson, Mennis L. (Mennis Lawson), 1899-1973
1 Goodwyn Family
1 Goodwyn, McGavock R., 1841-1875
1 Goodwyn, Philo H., 1805?-1860
1 Gray, Elmon T.
1 Greene, Frederick Stuart, 1870-1939
1 Gwathmey, Allan T. (Allan Talbott), 1903-1963
1 Harden, James A. (James Abel), 1841-1927
1 Hardin Family
1 Hardin, Mark B. (Mark Bernard), 1838-1916
1 Harris, Willis O. (Willis Overton), 1847-1911
1 Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863
1 James, John G. (John Garland), 1844-1930
1 James, Rorer A. (Rorer Anderson), 1859-1921
1 Joyce family
1 Kibler, A. Franklin (Abram Franklin), 1891-1955
1 King, W. Marshall (William Marshall), 1901-1957
1 Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870
1 Letcher, John, 1813-1884
1 Libby family
1 Lightfoot, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1834-1878
1 Luke, John M. (John Marvin), 1880-1951
1 Major, J. Russell (James Russell), 1921-
1 Major, Julian Neville, 1887-1953
1 Marshall, Samuel W. (Samuel Wilson), 1905-1988
1 McClure, William G., Jr.
1 McCuaig, Duncan R., Dr.
1 Meyer, Alvin F., Jr., 1920-2006
1 Millner, Esther A., 1894-1979
1 Millner, Samuel M. (Samuel Morehead), 1891-1985
1 Moncure family
1 Moncure, Thomas J. (Thomas Jefferson), 1832-1912
1 Montague, Ludwell Lee, 1907-1972
1 Moss, James B., Jr., 1924-1998
1 Neikirk, Joseph D. (Joseph Dillard), 1911-1990
1 Oliver, Thomas T. (Thomas Tucker), 1941-1968
1 Perkinson, T. Randolph, Jr. (Thomas Randolph), 1895-1973
1 Pershing, John J. (John Joseph), 1860-1948
1 Phillips, James J. (James Jasper), 1832-1908
1 Potts, Allen R.
1 Randolph, John H. Jr., 1921-
1 Richards, Gates T.
1 Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
1 Ross, Erskine M. (Erskine Mayo), 1845-1928
1 Ruffner, David L. (David Lewis), 1896-1973
1 Sun, Li Jen, ?-1990
1 Talbott, Samuel G. (Samuel Greaner), 1877-1965
1 Tice, E. Jackson
1 Tidwell, William A.
1 Tompkins, George J., Jr.
1 Towne, Roger E. (Roger Earl), 1913-1983
1 Townes, John E., 1886-1970
1 Upshur, Alfred P. (Alfred Parker), 1885-1964
1 Upshur, William P. (William Peterkin), 1881-1943
1 Virginia Military Institute. Adams Center for Military History
1 Virginia Military Institute. Department of History
1 Vivian, William R. (William Rhoads), 1911-2009
1 Waddill, Edmund C. (Edmund Clivious), 1883-1964
1 Westmoreland, William C. (William Childs), 1914-
1 Whittle, William M.
1 Wills, Waller G. (Waller Garland), 1898-1961
1 Wilson Family
1 Wilson, Nathaniel C., 1839-1863
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1 Wise, Henry A. (Henry Alexander), 1874-1968
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