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135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron photograph album

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2956
Overview 355 personal photographs taken by members of the 35th photo reconnaissance squadron, 272 mounted on cardstock, 82 loose; 1 binder made from aluminum from an aircraft used by the squadron, the binder contains a yellowing photograph fixed in the spine with scotch tape; 2-page personal written history and poem by creator.
Dates: approximately 1940-1949

John Hortt Adams personal history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2986
Scope and Contents Narrative and photographic images concerning his childhood in Kanab, Utah; attendance at Brigham Young University; living in Hollywood, California; service in the U.S. Navy during World War II; marriage; travels; church service, including a Latter-day Saint mission to Seattle, Washington, 1989-1990; owning and running Grandview Miniature Golf Course in Provo, Utah; and working as accountant at BYU Financial Services. Also contains significant information about his family, including an...
Dates: 1997

Wylma J. Callahan Ade autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2610
Scope and Contents Typewritten autobiography. Ade was born in Iowa in 1920. She served as a nurse in the United States military from 1942 to 1946. She served on the island of Espirutu Santo in the New Hebrides and in other areas as well. She also writes about her conversion to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Ade worked for many years as a public health nurse and retired in 1979.
Dates: 2002

Edwin J. Allen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2283
Overview This collection consists of the personal papers of Edwin John Allen, Jr. The contents pertain to his service as a missionary in Japan, as well as a naval officer. Also included are some papers and personal affects of his son, Thomas Allen.
Dates: approximately 1912-1945

Lola Prestwich Lamoreaux autobiography

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 2685
Scope and Contents Typewritten autobiography. Lamoreaux attended the Dr. W. H. Grove Latter Day Saint Hospital School of Nursing in Salt Lake City, Utah, and joined the U.S. Army on 1 Dec. 1944. She writes about her training and various assignments in the army. She married Donald C. Lamaroeaux in 1948.
Dates: approximately 2000

Michael J. Bandler papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2210
Overview 13 looseleaf notebooks and 2 reels of microfilm containing research for a James Stewart biography.
Dates: approximately 1970

LeGrand Meyer Bernards personal history

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2987
Scope and Contents Shares memories of his childhood in Salt Lake City, Utah; Latter-day Saint mission in Hawaii, 1941-1944; marriage; service in the U.S. Navy during World War II; and work at Brigham Young University Print Services, 1968-1983. The history was recorded by the author's daughter, Lani Bernards Braithwaite.
Dates: 1996-1997

Memories from the life of Earl L. Blomberg

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3035
Scope and Contents Printed autobiography. Blomberg tells about his early life, family, and experiences in the United States Army in the Pacific Theater during the Second World War. He fought in a number of campaigns including Guadalcanal and the Philippine Islands, where he served as a member of the Alamo Scouts. He was seriously wounded at the end of the war. "Recorded in 1995 by his wife Evelyn Blomberg, Edited by Lin Floyd, Layout by Daniel Hatch."
Dates: 1995

Timothy Hoyt Bowers-Irons interview

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3190
Scope and Contents Transcript of a interview conducted by Richard Maynard on 27 July and 1 and 8 Aug. 1973 for the Charles Redd Center for Western Studies LDS Chaplain Oral History Project. Bowers-Irons was born in Nephi, Utah, and served as a missionary to South Africa for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He graduated in psychology from Brigham Young University in 1942. He was drafted into the United States Army in 1943 and was commissioned a chaplain in 1944. He served in Europe and was sent...
Dates: 1973

G. Easton Brown interview

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 3179
Scope and Contents Transcript of an interview conducted by Clayton Dahle on 3 July 1985 for the Ray Hillam war project. Brown served as a gunner for the United States Army Air Corps and flew combat missions against the Japanese. He was shot down and captured by the Japanese. Even though he was starved and tortured, he managed to survive. He said that the United States participation in World War II was justified.
Dates: 1985 July 3

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Brigham Young University 13
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Winkler, Albert L. (Albert Lynn) 3
Christiansen, Randal Jule, 1961- 2
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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 2
Haines, Albert E. (Albert Edwyn), 1922- 2
Hall, Wendell H. 2
University of Utah 2
Weeks, Clyde E. 2
Whitaker, Frank 2
Adams, John Hortt, 1921- 1
Ade, Wylma J. Callahan, 1920-2018 1
Allen, Edwin J. (Edwin John), 1892-1978 1
Allen, Tom, 1923- 1
Ash, Grant 1
Bahlmann, Ben 1
Bandler, Michael J. 1
Bern Switzerland Temple (Zollikofen, Switzerland) 1
Bernards, LeGrand Meyer, 1921- 1
Berryessa, Max J. 1
Berryssa, Janet Marian Greaves, 1923- 1
Bevan, Marion D., 1923- 1
Blomberg, Earl L., 1908- 1
Blomberg, Evelyn 1
Bowers-Irons, Timothy Hoyt 1
Brigham Young University. Alumni Association 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Archaeology and Anthropology 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Physical Education 1
Brigham Young University. Department of Zoology 1
Brigham Young University. Indian Education Department 1
Brown, G. Easton 1
Brusatto, James, 1923-1999 1
Burton, Theodore M. (Theodore Moyle), 1907-1989 1
Butler, Jay Dell 1
Calder, E. Vance (Edgar Vance), 1920- 1
Call, Joseph C. (Joseph Clarence), 1892-1975 1
Call, Lowell E. (Lowell Eliason), 1922-2005 1
Campbell, Eugene E., 1915-1986 1
Chapman, Arthur Owen, 1913-2003 1
Christensen, Dallas 1
Christensen, Ross T. (Ross Taylor), 1918- 1
Church Educational System (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 1
Clark, Bruce Budge, 1918- 1
Cox, David Raymond, 1919- 1
Coxson, Thomas M., 1984- 1
Dahle, Clayton 1
Dare, Ruth Udy 1
De Miller, Edgar 1
Dewey, Gary 1
Drake, Kelly J. 1
Duff, Murray 1
East, Franklin T., 1916- 1
Education Week 1
Elton, Calvin William, 1922-2011 1
Evans, David L. (David Louis), 1925-2010 1
Felt, Paul E., 1916-1999 1
Frost, Herbert H., 1917-2001 1
Geneva Resort (Lindon, Utah) 1
Geneva Steel (Firm) 1
Geneva Steel Company (1946-1951) 1
Hafen, William J., 1924- 1
Haines, Thelda Gwilliam 1
Hatch, Daniel 1
Hatch, Myron, 1919- 1
Hawaii Temple (Laie, Hawaii) 1
Heil, Eugene Francis, 1925-1968 1
Hickman, Martin B. (Martin Berkeley), 1925-1991 1
Higgins, Reed, 1919- 1
Horiuchi, Annette A., 1925- 1
Horiuchi, Russell N. (Russell Nozomi), 1923- 1
Hummel, Anita Louise 1
Hunt, Jeff, ca. 1990- 1
Hyatt, Ora Mae Sorensen 1
Jacobsen, Gene 1
Jacobson, James Bassett, 1922- 1
Jacobson, Janice 1
James, S. Criss 1
Jerusalem Center for Near Eastern Studies 1
Johns, Mary Jane Neville 1
Johnson, Lawrence H. 1
Joint Oral History Project (Brigham Young University) 1
LDS Chaplains Oral History Project 1
Lamb, Jul 1
Lamoreaux, Lola Prestwich, 1922- 1
Larsen, Carl DeVon, 1922-1983 1
Laycock, Ralph G. 1
Leadership Week 1
Leavitt, Dee 1
Lewis, Lloyd K., 1922- 1
Lin, Floyd 1
Lowery, Fern Maurine 1
Mace, Barbara Jean Bowman 1
Marsh, Nina Maughan 1
Martin, Edith Mae, 1891-1974 1
Matheny, Ray T. 1
Mayland, Elizabeth Anna Gleason, 1920- 1
Maynard, Richard 1
Melville, Keith 1
Milanzi, Peter 1
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