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Virginia Military Institute -- Class of 1867

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 81 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Garnett Andrews, 1865 March 28

 Digital Image
Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1505

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

 Item
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

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

Letter to Mildred C. Stanard, 1863 December 1

 Item
Scope and Contents Written from VMI, Lexington, Virginia. Letter regards cadet life, family matters, and a desire to fight in the war.

Letter to Mildred C. Stanard, 1863 December 1

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/929

Letter to Mildred S. Stanard, 1864 April 8

 Item
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

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

Nalle Family Civil War letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0223
Scope and Contents One letter (January 15, 1865) written to Cadet G. B. Wallace Nalle by his father Philip Pendleton Nalle of Culpepper Co., Virginia; Mr. Nalle urges Cadet Nalle to remain at VMI rather than join the Confederate Army. Also one letter fragment from Cadet Nalle's mother, ca. 1865, in which Mrs. Nalle discusses the actions of Union troops in Culpepper Co. and other war news.

New Market collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0002
Scope and Contents The New Market Collection consists primarily of reminiscences of the Battle of New Market Virginia (May 15, 1864) written by participants and other witnesses between 1894-1915. Written in response to specific inquiries and questionnaires, these memoirs were collected by various groups and individuals, including the VMI Alumni Association, author/historian Edward R. Turner, Henry A. Wise (VMI Class of 1862 and battle veteran) and Benjamin A. Colonna (VMI Class of 1864 and battle veteran). In...

Samuel G. Wingfield notebook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0137
Scope and Contents One manuscript notebook (6.5 x 8 inches, ca. 20 pages) covered in blue paper; the cover bears the notation "S. G. Wingfield-VMI-1864 & 65." The notebook contains brief farewell inscriptions written by Wingfield's classmates in 1865; at the end there is a short play or skit, probably original.