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Virginia Military Institute -- Faculty -- Papers

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Records. Col. George M. Brooke, Jr., Department of History.

 Series
Identifier: RG-17-HI-Brooke
Scope and Contents

Professional / faculty office files of History Professor George M. Brooke Jr., consisting of memos, correspondence and printed material.

Topics include: Speakers, Asian Studies Consortium, VMI Planning Board, Admissions, Advisees, departmental consultants, graduate program (results of a committee on whether or not VMI should establish a graduate program), Bicentennial, Virginia Social Sciences Association, Library Committee, Exam Committee, Visiting Scholars Committee.

Herbert N. Dillard, Jr. Department of English. Faculty Papers.

 Series
Identifier: RG-17-ERHS-DillardHN
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Dillard's office files, including correspondence, syllabi, and other records relating to his teaching career.

George L. Barton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0352
Scope and Contents The collection consists of his diaries for the period 1909-1936; 1 volume of lecture notes (1933-1935) used for a history course at VMI; and a photograph album (1917-1927) containing images of cadet life, VMI buildings, and family members.

Thomas Y. Greet, Department of English. Faculty Papers

 Series
Identifier: RG-17-ERHS-GreetTY
Scope and Contents Papers relating to the teaching career of Thomas Y. Greet, Department of English, 1964-1988.

James M. Morgan, Jr. oral history interview transcript, 2006

 Item
Scope and Contents Transcript of interview with VMI alumnus and retired faculty members/administrator Gen. James M. Morgan, Jr., Class of 1945. The interview was conducted in 2006 by James Dittrich, VMI Class of 1976. It covers General Morgan's years during World War II at VMI and in the Army Enlisted Reserve Corps (ERC); recollections about graduate school work; and his early teaching career at VMI. The bulk of the discussion covers the years 1941-1957.

John S. Jamison, Jr. Electrical Engineering Department Records

 Series
Identifier: RG-17-EE-JamisonJS
Scope and Contents Records relating to the history of the Electrical Engineering Department, dating from Jamison's service as faculty member and department head.

Jennings C. Wise papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0004
Scope and Contents The Jennings C. Wise Papers consist primarily of incoming and outgoing correspondence from the period 1910-1960. Included are letters dating from his years as Professor and Commandant of Cadets at VMI, from his practice of law, and from his retirement period in which he devoted himself primarily to writing. Wise was passionately interested in the history and future development of VMI and much of the correspondence reflects his ongoing involvement with the school. He often held controversial...

John E. Townes Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0487
Scope and Contents The collection consists of photograph albums, diplomas, and miscellaneous papers documenting the life of John Edward Townes. The photos depict both his VMI cadetship and his subsequent career in the U. S. Army Coast Artillery Corps (1908-1920) and at VMI as a faculty member (1921-1956). During World War I he served in France with the American Expeditionary Force (AEF).

Lloyd J. Davidson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0268
Scope and Contents Papers of Lloyd J. Davidson, consisting of miscellaneous personal correspondence; examination questions and assignment sheets for his English classes at the Virginia Military Institute; copies of speeches presented to the Lexington (Virginia) Fortnightly Club; biographical information.

Robert A. Marr Engineering Notebook

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Identifier: RG-17-CE-Marr
Scope and Contents Manuscript containing professional notes relating to Civil Engineering.