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Virginia Military Institute -- Class of 1874

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

William E. Wiegand notebook

Identifier: MS-0250
Scope and Contents Poetry notebook compiled by Cadet William E. Wiegand, containing original and copied poetry. This item is in very poor condition.

William H. Dudley papers

Identifier: MS-0007
Scope and Contents The William H. Dudley Papers consist of two documents reflecting 1870's VMI cadet life. The letter of October 5, 1872, from cadet Dudley (Class of 1874) to his mother contains references to various VMI routines, such as declamation and drill, as well as family information. A VMI quarterly report (October 1, 1873) includes class marks, account information, and comments by superintendent Francis H. Smith concerning demerits for conduct. Infractions included "laughing in ranks," "talking in...

William H. Green account book

Identifier: MS-0027
Scope and Contents The William H. Green account book contains a listing of school expenses incurred while Green was a cadet at the Virginia Military Institute, 1870-1873.