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Virginia Military Institute -- Cadet life -- 1840-1849

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Charles A. Derby papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0030
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection consists of Derby family correspondence. Approximately twenty-eight letters were written by Charles Derby. The Charles Derby letters, 1844-1862, cover the period from late boyhood up to his death in battle in 1862. Included are letters (1846-1847) written while he was a cadet at the Virginia Military Institute, as well as correspondence dating from his careers as teacher and Episcopal clergyman. Two items were written during his brief service in the Confederate...

Letter to Perry L. Derby, 1846 April 4

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1195

Letter to Perry L. Derby, 1846 May 9

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1197

Letter to Perry L. Derby, 1846 October 24

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1198

Letter to Perry L. Derby, 1847 December 27

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1203

Letter to Perry L. Derby, 1847 February 26

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1201

Letter to Perry L. Derby, 1847 January 19

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Identifier: https://digitalcollections.vmi.edu/digital/collection/p15821coll11/id/1199