Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

Virginia Military Institute -- Class of 1876

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Alexander D. Exall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0354
Scope and Contents Papers from the VMI cadetship of Alexander D. Exall, Class of 1876. The collection includes a cadet scrapbook containing clippings and poetry; an autograph album containing inscriptions from his classmates; 3 photographs of Cadet Exall; and the French/English dictionary he used at VMI.

Robert Beverley Cadet Notebooks

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0024
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two poetry notebooks compiled by Virginia Military Institute Cadet Robert Beverley during the period 1874-1875. The volumes contains original poetry composed by VMI cadets, as well as copied verses. Cadet authors include Smith Caruthers, Class of 1875; Samuel M. Cooper, Class of 1876; Selby Jones, Class of 1864; and Charles D. Walker, Class of 1869. The notebooks also contain poetry by faculty member Robert L. Madison. An index is located in front of volume one.