Virginia Military Institute -- Band -- 19th century
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The papers consist of five letters (1848-1854) written by Giles Gunn, a native of Connecticut, while he was a schoolteacher in Lexington, Rockbridge County, Virginia. The letters, addressed primarily to his sister Mary (living at the Gunn home in Washington, Litchfield County, Connecticut), include discussions of interesting local events as well as references to family. Topics include commencement at the Virginia Military Institute; a detailed description of his school and his methods of...
Scope and Contents Scrapbook (fragment) compiled by musician John S. Illig, Ca 20 items, 1846-1903, documenting Illig's life, including passport and other items dating from his years in Germany; certificate of citzenship; U. S. Army discharge papers; and other biographical material.