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Virginia Military Institute -- Cadet drawings

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

Albert Z. Conner collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0293
Scope and Contents The collection consists of drawings by Cadet Albert Z. Conner, Virginia Military Institute Class of 1966, including 21 sketches of various VMI scenes and one sketchbook containing illustrations used in the 1966 publication "The VMI Coloring Book".

Archibald M. Fauntleroy papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0065
Scope and Contents One testimonial letter written by Superintendent Francis H. Smith on behalf of Fauntleroy, dated Sept. 2, 1857. One drawing by Cadet Fauntleroy, done as a class assignment at VMI.

Cadet Drawing Exercises, 19th century [digital]

 Digital Collection
Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll15

Cadet drawings, class assignments and exercises

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0203
Scope and Contents A collection of 19th century cadet drawings (approximately 200 items) completed primarily as assignments for Professor Thomas H. Williamson's architecture, engineering, and drawing courses at the Virginia Military Institute. A few of the drawings were completed for a geometry course and other mathematics courses, or were not class assignments.Some of the geometry drawings are signed by the supervising professors, including e.g. Superintendent Francis H. Smith, who also...

Cadet life collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0255
Scope and Contents A collection of miscellaneous documents from various eras in VMI's history, reflecting the humourous side of cadet life. Includes 3 small (3.5 x 5") watercolor sketches, depicting firecracker prank & results, ca. 1920; a list entitled "Graduated scale of beauty in Lexington" 1856; notice about the VPI football game posted on a barracks room, 1937.

Cadet uniform drawing

 File
Scope and Contents One page of cadet uniform drawings.

Charles P. Deyerle Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0191
Scope and Contents

The papers contain 12 items from the career of Charles P. Deyerle. Included are documents dating from his medical studies and his service in the United States Army. Also included are miscellaneous clippings.

Drawing, barracks, 1876

 Item
Scope and Contents Watercolor drawing of Washington Arch facade of barracks by cadet Thomas W. Keitt, dated May 15, 1876. Details include clock and the Virginia and United States flags flying from towers.

Drawing, barracks, 1876

 Digital Image
Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll7/id/4568

Edward C. Shepherd collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0019
Scope and Contents This collection contains three notebooks, two miscellaneous documents, and an annotated analytical geometry text that belonged to VMI cadet Edward C. Shepherd during his years as a VMI student (1851-1855).The first notebook contains approximately 50 pen and ink, hand-tinted drawings by Shepherd that were completed as assignments for VMI courses. Some drawings bear the signature of Superintendent Francis H. Smith (" Examined correct, F.H. Smith"). This notebook also includes a pencil...