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Francis Henney Smith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01067
Scope and Contents

Two letters written by Francis H. Smith. The first letter, September 6, 1860, to James T. Ames, concerns Armory, "model musket," and swords. The second letter, March 7, 1888, concerns his resignation as superintendent of Virginia Military Institute in 1886 which was withdrawn and an investigation into his period of service by the Virginia General Assembly. Both letters include a typescript copy.

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  • Subject: Correspondence X
  • Subject: Virginia Military Institute--History--19th century X
  • Names: Smith, Francis Henney, 1812-1890 X