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William Gilham papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0267
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous papers of 19th century VMI faculty member William Gilham, including: VMI weekly class report, ca. 1860; dispatch signed Gen. Robert E. Lee; letter from Moses Ezekiel; photographs (subjects are Gen. Lee; Gilham and his wife; Libby Prison; Richmond during the Civil War); misc. incoming correspondence; invitations to social events in Lexington, Virginia from the McDowell family; Official Register of the Officers and Cadets of the U. S. Military Academy, June 1841.

William N. Mercer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0090
Scope and Contents Legal documents (1874-1875) regarding Mercer's bequest of 1,000 books to the VMI Library; Invoice (1874) for medical services submitted to executor of Mercer's estate; document transferring pew in Christ Church, New Orleans, from Jane E. Barnard to Dr. Mercer (1845).

William P. Tams notebook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0023
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one notebook that belonged to Cadet William P. Tams, Virginia Military Institute Class of 1873. Included are class notes for courses in Mineralogy, Civil and Military Engineering, and Chemistry; a copy of a lecture by Superintendent Francis H. Smith ("Lecture to the 1st Class on Moral Sense, November 5, 1872"); and grade reports in Chemistry, Physiology, Latin and Astronomy.

William S. Weddell letter

 Item
Identifier: MS-0192
Scope and Contents One letter, dated September 25, 1890, from Cadet William S. Weddell to his mother. He describes the day on which his classmate Cadet Warner T. Taliaferro died following a fight with a fellow cadet, Frank W. McConnico.

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1 Amiss, Frederick T., 1866-1942
1 Barton Family
1 Barton, Bolling W. (Bolling Walter), 1845-1924
1 Barton, Charles M. (Charles Marshall), 1836-1862
1 Barton, Randolph, 1844-1921
1 Beale, William S. (William Steenbergen)
1 Blackburn, Tom, 1834-1854
1 Breedlove, James W. (James Winchester), 1843-1889
1 Carrington, Edward C., Jr. (Edward Codrington)
1 Chenoweth, Joseph H. (Joseph Hart), 1837-1862
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1 Christian, Julia Jackson
1 Couper, Wm. (William), b. 1884
1 Cunningham, Edward, 1841-1904
1 Cutshaw, Wilfred E. (Wilfred Emory), 1838-1907
1 Davis, Alexander Jackson, 1803-1892
1 Denegre, John, 1844-1871
1 Downing, Samuel, 1842-1885
1 Figgat, Charles M. (Charles Miles), ?-1899
1 Flowerree, Daniel W. (Daniel Walton), 1838-1878
1 Gibbs, Nellie Tracy, 1868-1948
1 Gilham, Cordelia Hayden
1 Gilham, William, 1818-1872
1 Gilliat, John L.
1 Gunn, Giles
1 Hardin, Mark B. (Mark Bernard), 1838-1916
1 Hill, Daniel Harvey, 1821-1899
1 Jackson, Mary Anna, 1831-1915
2 Jackson, Stonewall, 1824-1863
1 John K. Gilliat and Company (London, England)
1 Johnston, Joseph E. (Joseph Eggleston), 1807-1891
1 Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870
1 Lyell, John W. (John Warner), 1838-1902
1 Marshall, George C. (George Catlett), 1880-1959
1 Maury, Dabney Herndon, 1822-1900
1 McDonald, Marshall, 1835-1895
1 McGuire, Hunter, 1835-1900
1 Mercer, William N. (William Newton)
1 Morrison, James H. (James Horace), 1839-1910
1 Perry, Sidney R. (Sidney Rawson), 1873-1929
1 Preston, John Thomas Lewis, 1811-1890
1 Preston, Margaret Junkin, 1820-1897
1 Saunders, James D., 1824-1851
1 Saunders, Valentine C. (Valentine Cook), 1820-1894
4 Shipp, Scott, 1839-1917
1 Sims, John, 1843-1889
9 Smith, Francis H. (Francis Henney), 1812-1890
1 Smith, Sara Henderson, 1812-1884
1 Strange family
1 Strange, John B. (John Bowie), 1823-1862
1 Taliaferro, Warner T. (Warner Throckmorton), 1874-1890
1 Tams, William P. (William Purviance), 1852-1920
1 Virginia Military Institute. Alumni Association
2 Virginia Military Institute. Board of Visitors
1 Virginia Military Institute. Library
1 Virginia Military Institute. Museum
1 Virginia Military Institute. Office of Communications and Marketing
1 Virginia Military Institute. Office of the Chief of Staff
1 Virginia Military Institute. Office of the Commandant
4 Virginia Military Institute. Office of the Superintendent.
1 Watson, Edward Minor, 1851-1887
1 Weddell, William S. (William Sparrow), 1874-1944
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