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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:

Telegraph fragment, 1864 May 16

 Item
Scope and Contents Written from Harrisonburg, Virginia. Telegraph regards the death of Jaqueline Beverly Stanard.

Telegraph fragment, 1864 May 16

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/896

Telegraph from H. M. Bell to William H. Chapman , 1864 May 16

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Scope and Contents Written from Staunton, Virginia. Telegraph regards Jaqueline Beverly Stanard's death at New Market.

Telegraph from S. Yates to William H. Chapman, 1864 May 16

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Scope and Contents Written from Staunton, Virginia. Telegraph regards the death of Jaqueline Beverly Stanard and the location of his body.

Telegraph from S. Yates to William H. Chapman, 1864 May 16

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/895

Thomas M. Rutherfoord papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0179
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous papers, 8 items, of Thomas M. Rutherfoord. The papers include a paroled prisoner's pass, dated 1865 April 10, from Appomattox Court House; two letters, 1907 and 1911, from Andrew Pizzini, Jr. (VMI Class of 1865 & New Market Cadet); & other documents (1906-1907), primarily concerned with Confederate veterans' activities.

Thomas W. White document

 Item
Identifier: MS-0183
Scope and Contents One commission document appointing Thomas W. White a Second Lieutenant in the Abingdon Virginia Militia. The document is dated 1863 June 27 and signed by Governor John Letcher.

Wilberforce Veitch document

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0041
Scope and Contents Leave of absence document issued to Cadet Wilberforce Veitch (VMI Class of 1867). Issued from VMI's temporary headquarters at the Alms House in Richmond, Virginia on April 3, 1865, when the Corps was disbanded during the evacuation of the city.

William J. Black Civil War Diary and VMI Account Book

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0015
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the one volume diary of Confederate soldier William J. Black. The diary entries date from October 1864 - January 1865, written while Black was serving in Captain John J. Shoemaker's Company, Virginia Horse Artillery. Included are brief accounts of various skirmishes and the Battle of Cedar Creek; campsites and positions are recorded daily. Following the diary entries are copies of two of Shoemaker's reports detailing Battery activities, dated September 1, 1864...

William T. Yarbrough Civil War letters

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Identifier: MS-0421
Scope and Contents The collection consists of five letters documenting Civil War cadet life (October 1863-May 1864), written by Cadet William T. Yarbrough, VMI Class of 1867. Yarbrough was a member of the New Market Corps who did not take part in the battle due to ill health (he was left at VMI with the guard detail). The letters, addressed to his parents, include references to academics, uniforms, flirting with local girls, and family concerns. The letter dated May 18, 1864 briefly mentions the fact that the...