A Guide to the James Morris Hicks Letter, 1897 Hicks, James Morris Letter Ms1988-065

A Guide to the James Morris Hicks Letter, 1897

A Collection in
Special Collections
Collection Number Ms1988-065


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Repository
Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Ms1988-065
Title
James Morris Hicks Letter, 1897
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder
Creator
Hicks, James Morris
Language
English

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Scope and Content

Born in Campbell County, Virginia. Hicks attended VPI from 1897 to 1901, when he graduated with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. The collection contains a letter to Hicks’ father (December 5, 1897) discussing cadet drilling, his recent election to the position of Vice President of the freshman class, and replies to news from home.


Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Campbell County (Va.)
  • University Archives
  • Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute