Photographs & Portraits
Image Collections in the VMI Archives

Search Our Online photographs databaseCadets & townspeople in front of the George Washington statue, 1866 

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The VMI Archives contain more than 10,000 images in various formats. Included are individual and group photographs of cadets, alumni, faculty, VMI buildings, cadet life, and other areas of Institute history.  We also have photographs associated with collections of personal papers.

photoframeFeatured Exhibit: Earliest Cadet Photographs, 1845-1862 

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