Browse Collections (52 total)

Board of Visitor meeting minutes of The Citadel, 1842-1865; 1882-1930

BOV 1930.pdf

Official minutes of the governing body of The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina.

Official Registers of Officers and Cadets, 1849-1864; 1883-1930


Official Registers list the students who attended The Citadel in order of their merit in academic courses and conduct. Most Registers also list Board…


1898 Thomas Cunningham.jpg

The Citadel Archives photography collections date back to the mid-nineteenth century, and include images of students, faculty, social life, athletics,…

Capers, Ellison Collection, 1861-1865

Capers Pocket Diary_Full.pdf

Ellison Capers (1837-1908) was in The Citadel's Class of 1857. After graduation he taught at The Citadel before joining the Confederacy. By the end of…

Academic Catalogs of The Citadel, 1908-2023

2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog.pdf

The Citadel’s academic catalogs provide yearly information on the faculty, staff, administrators, tuition, admission criteria and course offerings.…

Oral Histories

160930-000 Rabon, Mathew.pdf

The oral histories in this collection were produced by The Charleston Oral History Program at the Citadel. Founded in 2008, The Charleston Oral…

Summerall, Charles P. Collection


Charles P. Summerall was President of The Citadel from 1931 to 1953. During World War I Summerall was stationed in France, where he wrote letters to…

Museum Artifacts

Artifact - football helmet 1980.jpg

This collection features photographs of select artifacts from The Citadel Museum, which represents the history of The Military College of South…

Guidons, 1919-2021

Guidon 2020-2021.pdf

The Guidon (previously titled The Citadel Handbook and The Palmetto) is a book given to cadets with information on the history and traditions of The…

Bragg, Laura Collection

The Laura Bragg Papers collection at The Citadel Archives and Museum contain letters written to Miss Bragg from Chinese cadets before and after their…