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Virginia Military Institute -- Class of 1873

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

John H. C. Beverley letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0093
Scope and Contents One letter from cadet John H. C. Beverley (dated October 23, 1869) to his friend John. The letter describes life at VMI, and mentions guard duty, difficulty of studies, and the demerit system.

William P. Tams notebook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0023
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one notebook that belonged to cadet William P. Tams, VMI Class of 1873. Included are the following:
  • Class notes for courses in Mineralogy, Civil and Military Engineering, and Chemistry
  • A copy of a lecture by Superintendent Francis H. Smith ("Lecture to the 1st Class on Moral Sense, November 5, 1872")
  • Grade reports in Chemistry, Physiology, Latin, and Astronomy