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Virginia Military Institute -- Class of 1895

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Henry T. Cocke Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0113
Scope and Contents Letter (3 pages; Feb. 20, 1894) from Cadet Cocke to his mother. Topics include snowstorm, debating society orations, raiding local hen houses for "rooster fighting" in Barracks. The collection also include his cadet account book, containing a list of VMI expenses for 1891-1895.

Robert F. Portner letter

 Item
Identifier: MS-0063
Scope and Contents Letter fragment from Cadet Portner to "Eddie", written from VMI on October 20, 1892. Discusses experiment using telephone receiver; first part of letter is in German.