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John H. Kyle collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0262
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of ca. 20 items from John H. Kyle's VMI cadetship (1919-1923), including a scrapbook, grade reports, sketchbook with pencil drawings of cadets and cartoons depicting VMI life, and photographs. Also miscellaneous documents from 1923-1937, including a letter from Frank McCarthy, Class of 1933.

Lee E. Langford Diary

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0470
Scope and Contents Diary, approximately 100 pages, kept by VMI Cadet Langford during the period January-June 1927. Short daily entries document the typical routine and events of cadet life during the late 1920's. Langford later served in World War II and had a career in Civil Engineering. He died in 1956 at age 48.

Leopold M. von Schilling Cadet Scrapbook.

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0433
Scope and Contents Scrapbook compiled by Cadet Leopold M. von Schilling, Virginia Military Institute, Class of 1926, covering the period 1922-1925. Included are snapshots, dance programs, clippings, drawings, and other VMI memorabilia. Topics of the photographs include his classmates and friends, cadet life, athletics, and VMI buildings.

Levin J. Houston drawings

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0279-Oversized
Scope and Contents A collection of 17 watercolor and pen/ink drawings by Cadet Levin J. Houston. Several of the drawings were featured in the cadet magazine known as "The Sniper", published during the 1920's.

Ludwell Lee Montague letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0446
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of transcriptions of Montague's outgoing correspondence, 1924-1956, which were compiled and edited by two of his daughters. The Letters are arranged chronologically and the editors have included explanatory notes, photographs, and other relevant supplementary material. The bulk of the letters date from his student years at VMI, and they provide a detailed view of cadet life during the 1920s. Also included are letters dating from his years in graduate schook,...

M. Keith Berry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0447
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of Berry's incoming and outgoing correspondence, the bulk of which dates from the period of his cadetship, 1917-1921. Included are letters to and from his parents, which include many reference to VMI activities, circa 1920. A related collection is the M. Keith Berry Photograph Collection, a part of the VMI Archives photograph holdings.

Mark H. Doty scrapbook

 Item
Identifier: MS-0099
Scope and Contents VMI scrapbook compiled by Cadet Doty. Contains photographs of cadet life, classmates, buildings, athletics. Memorabilia (programs, clippings) also included.

Mont Hubbard Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0444-Oversized
Scope and Contents The collection consists of six items. Three items document Virginia Military Institute cadet life, 1928-1929. Included are a letter from Cadet Mont Hubbard, VMI Class of 1932, to his friend Nina Pruett, in which he mentions various events at VMI; a VMI postcard "line saver for overworked keydets" and a VMI Easter card. The last two items were also mailed to Miss Pruett. Also included are two annotated maps used by Col. Mont Hubbard during World War II. A map of France and...

Nathan H. Nelson cadet scrapbook

 Item
Identifier: MS-0140
Scope and Contents VMI scrapbook, 1918-1922, compiled by Cadet Nathan H. Nelson. Contains photographs, clippings& other mementos. Subjects include buildings, athletics, social events, classmates. Also contains a few annotations by Nelson.

Otis D. Smith papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0150
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous personal papers (10 items) from the cadetship of Otis D. Smith, Class of 1933. Includes Smith's letter of appointment to VMI (1929); 1 letter to Cadet Smith from the Lexington Postmaster explaining why VMI does not have a branch post office; correspondence concerning the purchase of a radio & radio contest; Finals program, 1933; 2 photographs (cadet group with Frank McCarthy, Smith & others; Smith on stoops); postcard (1929) sent by Superintendent John A. Lejeune to...

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1 Bagby, Pleasant H. (Pleasant Harwood), 1910-
1 Barton, George L. (George Lloyd), 1891-1984
1 Bell, James N. (James Nichol), 1904-1977
1 Berry, M. Keith (Marshall Keith), 1899-1985
1 Blain, Stanton F. (Stanton Forman), 1902-1972
1 Bolling, Robert W. (Robert William), 1899-1969
1 Britt, Albert S.
1 Bundy, Richard J., 1899-1958
1 Cocke, William H. (William Horner), 1874-1938
1 Cooper, George L. H. (George Lawrence Hawkins), 1911-1984
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1 Dewey, Franklin H. (Franklin Haylander), 1908-1986
1 Doty, Mark H. (Mark Hanahan), 1902-1968
1 Earle, Robert A. (Robert August), 1906-1991
1 East, J. Frank (John Franklin), 1901-1979
1 Ferebee, J. Smith (James Smith), 1906-1988
1 Foster, Charles E., 1903-1938
1 Garbutt, William A., 1909-1998
1 Griffith, William F. R., Jr.
1 Gulf Coast Military Academy
1 Guthrie, James B., 1907-1984
1 Hanger, George D. (George DeLancey), 1907-1992
1 Hankins, James D. (James DeWitt), 1902-1978
1 Hannah, Andrew L. (Andrew Lee), 1903-1982
1 Hopkins, William A. (William Addison), 1903-1971
1 Houston, Levin J. (Levin James), 1905-1990
1 Hubbard, Mont, Jr., 1910-1968
1 Kyle, John H. (John Holmes), 1901-1984
1 Langford, Lee E., 1908-1956
2 McCarthy, Frank, 1912-1986
1 Meriwether, Willis J.
1 Meyers, Bennet A. (Bennet Aaron), 1910-1975
1 Milton, William H. (William Hammond), 1900-1984
1 Montague, Ludwell Lee, 1907-1972
1 Moss, Clement M. (Clement Murphy), 1902-1970
1 Nelson, Nathan H. (Nathan Henry), 1902-1972
1 Nicholls, Tom R. (Tom Riston), 1906-1990
1 Nixon, Thomas S. (Thomas Scott), 1901-1980
1 Payne, John B., 1899-1986
1 Rice, Hugh B. (Hugh Banker), 1900-1977
1 Schmidt, Alfred C. (Alfred Clarence), 1901-1976
1 Scott, George C., Jr. (George Cole)
1 Sinclair, Richard B. (Richard Bain), 1908-1996
1 Smith, Otis D. (Otis David), 1913-1992
1 Virginia Military Institute. Department of History
1 Vivian, William R. (William Rhoads), 1911-2009
1 Wallace, Robert L. (Robert Lucius), 1902-1988
1 Watson, William H. (William Henry), 1907-1974
1 Wilson, Samuel B., 1901-1939
1 Wise family
1 Wise, Henry A. (Henry Alexander), 1874-1968
1 Wise, Henry Alexander, 1906-1982
1 Wise, Jennings C. (Jennings Cropper), 1881-1968
1 Woodward, Richard R. (Richard Rawles), 1905-1982
1 von Schilling, Leopold M. (Leopold Marshall), 1905-1981
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