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Virginia Military Institute -- Class of 1925

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Charles E. Foster papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0425
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 5 items, including Phi Lambda Epsilon and Phi Delta Theta fraternity certificates (1920-1921); athletic award certificate from the Wentworth Military Academy (1921); an ROTC advanced cavalry camp certificate from Fort Meade, Maryland (1924); and Foster's name card dating from his VMI cadetship. Foster (b. 1903 d. 1938) was a member of the Virginia Military Institute Class of 1925.

Levin J. Houston drawings

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0279-Oversized
Scope and Contents A collection of 17 watercolor and pen/ink drawings by Cadet Levin J. Houston. Several of the drawings were featured in the cadet magazine known as "The Sniper", published during the 1920's.

Samuel W. Marshall, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0364
Scope and Contents Documents from the career of Samuel W. Marshall, Jr., a consulting engineer whose area of expertise was weapons guidance systems. The collection includes 4 bound volumes: "Lightning Protection for Transmission Systems" (VMI Thesis), 1931; "Proposal for Bureau of Aeronautics, Navy Department, Washington DC" re: guidance systems for pilotless aircraft, 1946 (declassified, 1991); "Investigations studies & analyses of Guidance Systems for Pilotless Aircraft." Final Report, 2 vols, 1947...

William A. Hopkins cadet scrapbook

 Item
Identifier: MS-0259
Scope and Contents VMI scrapbook compiled by Cadet William A. Hopkins during the years 1921-1925. Contains autographs and nicknames of classmates, items concerning athletic events, photographs; dance programs and other VMI mementos.