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Virginia Military Institute -- Cadet life -- 1850-1859

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

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Thomas B. Booth Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0496
Scope and Contents A collection of letters [57 items] written by Cadet Thomas Boisseau Booth to his future wife, Agnes S. Lyon of Petersburg, Virginia. All of the letters were written from VMI, where Booth was a cadet from 1855-1858, and contain largely personal news; there are occasional references to VMI news. These are essentially letters documenting the courtship of Booth and Lyon.