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Autograph albums

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Alexander D. Exall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0354
Scope and Contents Papers from the VMI cadetship of Alexander D. Exall, Class of 1876. The collection includes a cadet scrapbook containing clippings and poetry; an autograph album containing inscriptions from his classmates; 3 photographs of Cadet Exall; and the French/English dictionary he used at VMI.

Autograph album, 1856-1857

 Item
Scope and Contents The album contains inscriptions and autographs of Coleman's classmates at VMI.

Cadet Autograph Albums

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0313
Scope and Contents Keepsake albums, popular in the 19th and early 20th centuries. Five items, including autograph album compiled by VMI New Market Cadet Edward Harvie Smith, Jr. It contains signed inscriptions by 19 fellow New Market Cadets. Other items: Farmer D. Cochran (Class of 1889); Thomas G. Tate (Class of 1877); 1874 Class members (original owner unknown); Class of 1902 autograph page.

Clayton G. Coleman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0021
Scope and Contents The papers consist of three letters written to Coleman's sister Lucy during the Civil War, and an autograph album containing inscriptions written by his classmates at VMI, the University of Virginia, and the Medical College of Virginia, ca. 1858-61. The letter of September 17, 1862, from Winchester, Virginia, discusses the Battle of Antietam and caring for wounded; November 4, 1862, Winchester, Virginia, discusses hospitals and care of wounded, General George Steuart, movement of Longstreet's...

Josiah Ryland autograph album

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0022
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one VMI autograph album owned by cadet Josiah Ryland, VMI Class of 1859. The album contains inscriptions by his classmates, including Scott Shipp.