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Details for Roster ID 11646

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Name:John Thomas Lewis Preston
Affiliation:Board of Visitors; Faculty or Staff
Biography & Genealogy:John T. L. Preston of Lexington, VA. A founder of VMI- conceived the idea for the Virginia Military Institute and served on the Board of Visitors in 1839. Professor of languages, 1839-1882. Died 15 July 1890, age 79.
Additional Online Resources:Papers