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New Market Cadets

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

John S. Bagnall papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0219
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous papers (seven items) of John S. Bagnall who fought at the Battle of New Market. Included are two letters (dated 1921) from Eliza Clinedinst Crim, the New Market resident who came to the assistance of wounded cadets after the Battle of New Market. The letter of April 20 mentions cadet Moses Ezekiel caring for the mortally wounded cadet Thomas Jefferson. The collection also includes an 1862 VMI grade report, two receipts for payment of tuition and diploma, and an envelope containing...

Letter to Joseph R. Anderson, Jr., 1904 July 23

 Item
Scope and Contents Autobiographical letter from Moses J. Ezekiel to VMI historian Joseph R. Anderson, Jr. Ezekiel recounts his experience as a VMI Cadet at the Battle of New Market on May 15, 1864 and his post-VMI career through July 1904. He discusses caring for his classmate Thomas Jefferson, who was mortally wounded in the battle and expresses regret for missing VMI reunion at which New Market Medals were issued to veterans.

Letter to Joseph R. Anderson, Jr., 1904 July 23

 Digital Image
Identifier: http://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/2399