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Virginia Military Institute -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 82 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Mary Lawson Berkeley (Williams), 1863 November 26

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Scope and Contents Written from VMI, Lexington, Virginia. Edmund Berkeley has been informed of his sister's death and offers consolation to his mother. He also gives VMI news and complains about the food (early reference to "growley" a VMI slang word used for mess hall food).

Letter to Mary Lawson Berkeley (Williams), 1863 November 26

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Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1028

Letter to Mildred S. Stanard, 1864 April 8

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Scope and Contents Written from VMI, Lexington, Virginia. Letter regards family matters, a desire to join the Army, and cadet life.

Letter to Mildred S. Stanard, 1864 April 8

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/966

Letter to Samuel V. Gatewood and Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie), 1861 April 20

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Scope and Contents Written from VMI, Lexington, Virginia. Letter informs his parents that the Corps of Cadets will be ordered to Richmond, probably to drill recruits.

Letter to Samuel V. Gatewood and Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie), 1861 April 18

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Scope and Contents Written from VMI, Lexington, Virginia. Letter describes excitement among VMI cadets as Virginia decides to secede, suspension of academic duty, and cadet preparation for war.

Letter to Samuel V. Gatewood and Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie), 1861 April 28

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Scope and Contents Written from Richmond, Virginia. Letter describes the cadets' journey from Lexington to Richmond and more news of drilling new recruits.

Letter to Samuel V. Gatewood and Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie), 1861 April 18

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1866

Letter to Samuel V. Gatewood and Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie), 1861 April 20

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1868

Letter to Samuel V. Gatewood and Eugenia S. Gatewood (Massie), 1861 April 28

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1870