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Virginia Military Institute -- Class of 1865

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 22 Collections and/or Records:

Andrew Pizzini Civil War parole document

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0109
Scope and Contents Civil War parole document dated April 18, 1865, signed by Andrew Pizzini, Jr. This document is a typical example of the document signed by Confederate prisoners at the end of the Civil War.

Cadet Autograph Albums

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0313
Scope and Contents Keepsake albums, popular in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Five items, including autograph album compiled by VMI New Market Cadet Edward Harvie Smith, Jr. It contains signed inscriptions by 19 fellow New Market Cadets. Other items: Farmer D. Cochran (Class of 1889); Thomas G. Tate (Class of 1877); 1874 Class members (original owner unknown); Class of 1902 autograph page.

Erskine Mayo Ross papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0334-Oversized
Scope and Contents Papers consist of three oversized items. 1. Certificate (13.5" x 11.5"), 1875 April 14, granting Ross permission to practice law in California. 2. Certificate (22" x 18"), 1887 Jan. 13, judicial appointment to U.S. District Court, Southern District of California. 3. Certificate (23" x 17.5"), 1895 Feb. 22, judicial appointment for U.S. Circuit Court, 9th District.

Harris W. Garrow letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0151
Scope and Contents Correspondence (2 items) of Harris W. Garrow. Letter, June 9, 1904, from Rose Pendleton to Garrow, in which Pendleton thanks Garrow for his contribution to the hospital fund. Letter, Dec. 2, 1916, from Garrow to A. B. Thorburn of Liverpool, England, in which Garrow mentions the New Market Medal.

John S. Bagnall papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0219
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous papers (seven items) of John S. Bagnall who fought at the Battle of New Market. Included are two letters (dated 1921) from Eliza Clinedinst Crim, the New Market resident who came to the assistance of wounded cadets after the Battle of New Market. The letter of April 20 mentions cadet Moses Ezekiel caring for the mortally wounded cadet Thomas Jefferson. The collection also includes an 1862 VMI grade report, two receipts for payment of tuition and diploma, and an envelope containing...

Letter from Elizabeth Clinedinst Crim to John S. Bagnall, 1921 April 17

 Item
Scope and Contents Post marked from New Market, Virginia. Letter regards the public opening of a cave.

Letter from Elizabeth Clinedinst Crim to John S. Bagnall, 1921 April 20

 Item
Scope and Contents Written from New Market, Virginia. Letter mentions cadet Moses Ezekiel caring for the mortally wounded cadet Thomas Jefferson. The letter also asks John S. Bagnall to visit.

Letter from Elizabeth Clinedinst Crim to John S. Bagnall, 1921 April 17

 Digital Image
Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/427