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Virginia Military Institute Monument, New Market, Virginia, circa 1951-1980

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Alternate title:Charge of the V. M. I. Cadets at New Market, Va.
Summary:Virginia Military Institute Monument, New Market, Virginia, circa 1951-1980. Caption reads: "Charge of the V. M. I. Cadets at New Market, Va. This monument marks the spot where 9 V. M. I. Cadets were killed and 47 were wounded, at the Battle of New Market. 221 Cadets served in the infantry and 30 in the artillery in this historic battle of 1864 which resulted in a complete victory for the Confederates." Postcard number: 40558-B.
Contributor:Gitchell, John
Provider:Gitchell's Studio
Printing place:North America
United States of America
New York
West Nyack
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Virginia
Place of origin – Settlement:Harrisonburg
Temporal subject: 1951-1960
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:New Market
Topical subjects:Monuments & memorials
New Market, Battle of, New Market, Va., 1864
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Virginia Military Institute
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology Postcard Collection
  • series Virginia
  • box 13
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Unknown
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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