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Brother Rat collection

Identifier: MS-0005
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photographs, playbills, clippings, correspondence, and other items documenting the stage and film versions of "Brother Rat."

Henry A. Wise Papers

Identifier: MS-0123
Scope and Contents Personal papers of Henry A. Wise, including general correspondence, family correspondence, subject files, and materials relating to the publication of his book, Drawing Out the Man: The VMI story. Inventory available.

Jennings C. Wise papers

Identifier: MS-0004
Scope and Contents The Jennings C. Wise Papers consist primarily of incoming and outgoing correspondence from the period 1910-1960. Included are letters dating from his years as Professor and Commandant of Cadets at VMI, from his practice of law, and from his retirement period in which he devoted himself primarily to writing. Wise was passionately interested in the history and future development of VMI and much of the correspondence reflects his ongoing involvement with the school. He often held controversial...

Joseph R. Anderson, Jr. papers

Identifier: MS-0043
Scope and Contents This collection consists of drafts and related correspondence for a three part, largely unpublished, work entitled "A Complete History of the Virginia Military Institute, 1839-1924." One part was eventually published as "VMI in the World War." Also included are miscellaneous VMI-related notes and papers.

L. VanLoan Naisawald collection

Identifier: MS-0050
Scope and Contents This collection consists of drafts, notes, and other items related to the publication of L. VanLoan Naisawald's book, Grape and Canister: The Story of the Field Artillery of the Army of the Potomac, 1861-1865 (Oxford University Press, 1960). Also included is a file of research material for an article entitled Recovery of Colors and miscellaneous oversized and other items.

Nelson W. Tobey collection

Identifier: MS-0346
Scope and Contents One typescript publication (196 pp.)"History of the 7th Field Artillery battalion, WWII" by Nelson W. Tobey, VMI Class of 1939.

Robert G. Tanner collection

Identifier: MS-0049
Scope and Contents This collection consists of items relating to the publication of Robert G. Tanner's 1976 book, Stonewall in the Valley. The collections includes drafts, revisions, typescripts, galley and page proofs, and correspondence with the publisher. Also included is a chapter typescript for The Guns of '62.

Robert K. Turner collection

Identifier: MS-0003
Scope and Contents Annotated typescripts, galley and page proofs, and other pre-publication materials relating to "Letters of a New Market Cadet" (University of North Carolina Press, 1961) edited by Robert K. Turner and John G. Barrett. Most of the original documents that appear in the book are located in the Jaqueline Beverly Stanard Papers, VMI Archives.