Ring Presentations and Ring Figure
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Box 01, Media Case/Sleeve: 024
Item — Box 01, Media Case/Sleeve: 017
Item — Box 02, Media Case/Sleeve: 033
Item — Box 04, Media Case/Sleeve: 231
Scope and Contents The Simeon O. Coxe collection contains a one volume typewritten transcription of letters written by Cadet Coxe (Virginia Military Institute Class of 1933) to his parents in Richmond, Virginia. The letters cover Coxe's entire cadetship (1929-1933) and contain a detailed record of VMI student life during early 1930's. Topics include daily routines; hazing; financial concerns; academics; athletics; ROTC summer camp at Fort Hoyle, Maryland; and the Ring Figure dance.
Item — Box 03, Media Case/Sleeve: 126
Scope and Contents Various speeches to cadets and other VMI audiences from 19-200x. 2 disks.Disk 1 Content Cadre member Cadet Anthony Peters (Class of 2004) addresses incoming Rats, August 2003 COL Eric Hutchings Keydet Club speech, June 2000 SGT MAJ Al Hockaday addresses the Class of 2004 at Breakout, Feb 2001 BG Alan Farrell addresses Class of 2005 at their Ring...
Identifier: RG-08-Cadet Life-Ring Designs
Scope and Contents A collection of VMI class ring designs from 1927 forward. New rings are designed by each VMI Class and are presented to Class members during November of their Second Class (Junior) year. The presentation is followed by a formal dance known as Ring Figure.
Scope and Contents Papers documenting the U. S. Marine Corps career of William G. McClure, Jr., Virginia Military Institute, Class of 1943. The bulk of the papers concern the period of his active duty during World War II, when he served with the 1st Marine Division in the Pacific and was awarded the Purple Heart. Other items include papers relating to his postwar service as a reserve officer; miscellaneous photographs, including one photo of the Class of 1943 Ring Figure Dance (Nov. 1941); biographical and...