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Narratives

 Subject
Subject Source: Genre Terms: A Thesaurus for Use in Rare Book and Special Collections Cataloguing

Found in 47 Collections and/or Records:

Alan William Layton autobiography, 1996-1999

 File — Box 57: Series 5; Series 7; Series 10; Series 12; Series 14; Series 8 [31197231012904], Folder: 13
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 7 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 4 File 1193
Scope and Contents note Material contains the autobiography of Alan William Layton, with portion on the war years, as well as two photographs and the negatives and a brief article written by Layton for the Bulge Bugle in 1999 regarding his war experiences. Dated 1996-1999.

Alvin A. Gabrielsen papers, approximately 2003

 File — Box 124: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 10; Series 14 [31197232593928], Folder: 10
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 7
Scope and Contents File includes a detailed account of war memories from Alvin A. Gabrielsen on the countries of France, the United States, and Germany. Dated approximately 2003.

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.

Clare H. Oliphant Jr. autobiography, 1998

 File — Carton 146: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 10; Series 12; Series 14; Series 8; Series 20, Folder: 25
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 7 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents File contains autobiography of Clare H. Oliphant Jr. titled "For You the War Is Over" regarding his life and service U.S. Army Air Force and especially touching on his experiences as a prisoner-of-war during World War II. Dated 1998.

Deveroux W. Bowman papers, approximately 1945

 File — Box 8: Series 6; Series 7 [31197231005460], Folder: 4
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 7 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 2 File 219
Scope and Contents note Materials contain papers relating to Deveroux W. Bowman's service in the U.S. Army Air Corps from 1943-1945 during World War II. Contains Bowman's letters written to parents and other family members from March 10, 1943 to February 12, 1945. Also contains his military journal from August 10, 1944 to February 12, 1945. Includes a narrative written by Gael Elmer, comrade of Bowman and fellow prisoner-of-war in Hungary and Germany. Narrative recounts the last bombing mission of Bowman's B-17; its...

Ephraim Hatch papers, 1987-1998

 File — Box 12: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 12; Series 8 [31197231005023], Folder: 13
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 4 File 308
Scope and Contents note File contains materials relating to the personal life and service of Ephraim Hatch in the U.S. Navy during World War II as an electronic technician. Materials contain a portion of Ephraim Hatch's autobiography covering his military years and the courting of his wife (1998). Discusses his work on military plane designs for Boeing in Seattle, which earned him a deferment from active service. Also describes his short time on Navy ships in the Pacific Theater. Includes a narrative describing the...

Francis Keith Davis papers, 1944-1945

 File — Box 14: Series 4; Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 14 [31197231005049], Folder: 27
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 7 Sub-Series 1 Sub-Series 4 File 371
Scope and Contents note Materials include narrative, articles and photographs regarding Francis Keith Davis' service in the U.S. Army during World War II. Narrative details many of his experiences from a Field Artillery Observation Battery. Most noteworthy are his experiences from the Battle of the Bulge and the liberation of a concentration camp at Ohrdruf. Davis writes of the atrocities of World War II. He also includes many photocopied photographs and newspaper articles. Dated 1944-1945, 1995, 1996-2001.

Gael Elmer papers, 1944-1950

 File — Box 24: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 12 [31197231005189], Folder: 24
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 7 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 2 File 616
Scope and Contents note Materials contain a narrative by Gael Elmer detailing the mission and events leading up to Elmer becoming a German prisoner of war and details his imprisonment. Contains a photocopy of the telegram Cleah W. Bowman received in regards to the death of her son, Deveroux W. Bowman, a fellow crew member and friend of Elmer. Also contains photocopies of other correspondence received by the parents of Bowman in regards to their son's death. Contains photocopies of photos taken during the war of Elmer...

Richard L. Gunn diaries on Travel Study

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 9087
Scope and Contents Contains illustrated diaries by Richard L. Gunn documenting his work with BYU Travel Study. Includes detailed descriptions of individual tours with embedded photographs to areas including Europe, Africa, Asia, and South America. Dated 1986-2004.

Henry Clair Tracy narrative, 1994

 File — Box 43: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 12; Series 14 [31197231005338], Folder: 8
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 1 File 958
Scope and Contents Materials contain a narrative of Henry Clair Tracy's experiences from his induction in the U.S. Army to the end of World War II. He discusses spending a lot of time in hospitals because of malaria and jungle rot, but still being able to take part in many offensive operations in New Guinea. He tells of an experience of "mopping up" that affected him greatly. Dated 1994.