Virginia Military Institute -- Cadet literary societies
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Address Delivered Before the Two Literary Societies of the Virginia Military Institute, July 3, 1857 by Hon. R. M. T. Hunter of Virginia., 1857-07-04
Address, Delivered Before the Two Literary Societies of the Virginia Military Institute, July 4, 1856 by Hon. Lawrence M. Keitt, of South Carolina., 1856-07-04
An Address Delivered Before the Literary Societies of the Virginia Military Institute at Lexington, on the 4th of July, 1854 by B.J. Barbour of Orange County, Virginia., 1854-07-04
The collection consists of the one volume diary of Virginia Military Institute Cadet Edward S. Hutter, covering the period January - December 1858. The earliest entries (Jan-March 19) were written while Hutter was on sick leave and contain mostly family references. Later entries mention VMI faculty members, friends, the Society of Cadets (a student debating club), room occupants, infractions noted while on Guard Duty, and other aspects of cadet life.