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Virginia Military Institute -- Cadet Life -- 1910-1919

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 39 Collections and/or Records:

John C. Haskell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0499
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous papers, including letters written to his mother from VMI in 1916 (4 items); misc. Military service documents and photos.

John C. Nelson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0502
Scope and Contents Papers of John C. Nelson. Includes VMI scrapbook and related items. Also miscellaneous papers and photographs dating from his service as First Lieutenant, 119th Infantry, 30th Division, A.E.F.

John C. Parker notebook

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0272
Scope and Contents Three notebooks (chemistry and physics) that belonged to VMI Cadet John C. Paker, containing experiments and lab notes for 1912-1914. Parker was a member of the VMI Class of 1914.

M. Keith Berry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0447
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of Berry's incoming and outgoing correspondence, the bulk of which dates from the period of his cadetship, 1917-1921. Included are letters to and from his parents, which include many reference to VMI activities, circa 1920. A related collection is the M. Keith Berry Photograph Collection, a part of the VMI Archives photograph holdings.

Marshall G. Munce cadet scrapbook

 Item
Identifier: MS-0204
Scope and Contents Scrapbook compiled by VMI cadet Marshall G. Munce, during the period 1913-1917. Includes photographs and other mementos.

Montgomery C. Jackson scrapbook

 Item
Identifier: MS-0124
Scope and Contents VMI scrapbook compiled by Cadet Montgomery C. Jackson. Includes photographs of cadet life (classmates, dances, athletic events) and buildings; clippings and other memorabilia.

Nathan H. Nelson cadet scrapbook

 Item
Identifier: MS-0140
Scope and Contents VMI scrapbook, 1918-1922, compiled by Cadet Nathan H. Nelson. Contains photographs, clippings& other mementos. Subjects include buildings, athletics, social events, classmates. Also contains a few annotations by Nelson.

Nellie Tracy Gibbs collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0126
Scope and Contents Fragment of a scrapbook compiled by Nellie T. Gibbs, VMI Librarian from 1908-1931. Collection also contains postcards and miscellaneous correspondence.

Ora M. Baldinger papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0125
Scope and Contents Miscellaneous papers (ca. 40 items) dating from the cadetship of Ora M. Baldinger, VMI Class of 1910. Included are his cadet account book, grade reports, receipts, and class notes from Engineering and Physics.

Philip Smith scrapbook

 Item
Identifier: MS-0132
Scope and Contents VMI scrapbook compiled by Cadet Philip Smith. Includes photographs (individual cadets, cadet life, buildings, Lexington, Goshen), invitations, programs, and other VMI memorabilia.