One of our most popular and valuable resources is our collection historical biographical files and related collections.
- Jonathan Daniels, Class of 1961, Civil Rights hero
- Kiffin Rockwell, World War I aviator
- The Patton Family at VMI
- William D. Washington, 19th century artist
- Robert Kerlin, faculty member and early Civil Rights activist, 1910-1921
- Ben Ficklin, Pony Express pioneer
- John B. Strange, the First Cadet Sentinel