Archives

New Digital Archives Collection: Moses Ezekiel Drawings

New Market Cadet Thomas Jefferson
Cadet Thomas Jefferson was mortally wounded at the Battle of New Market

Pen and ink drawings by Moses Ezekiel, the noted 19th century American sculptor.  A member of the New Market Corps, he created Virginia Mourning Her Dead, the Institute’s monument to the cadets who fought in the battle. The VMI Archives include a collection of Ezekiel’s papers.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s