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Virginia Military Institute -- Academics -- History -- 19th century

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

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William H. Dudley papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0007
Scope and Contents The William H. Dudley Papers consist of two documents reflecting 1870's VMI cadet life. The letter of October 5, 1872, from cadet Dudley (Class of 1874) to his mother contains references to various VMI routines, such as declamation and drill, as well as family information. A VMI quarterly report (October 1, 1873) includes class marks, account information, and comments by superintendent Francis H. Smith concerning demerits for conduct. Infractions included "laughing in ranks," "talking in...