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Daniel Ellsworth Carlquist memoirs of American balloon corps

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 3196

Scope and Contents

Includes an autobiography of his early life as well as the time he spent in World War I and of meeting his wife following his return home to the United States. Also included are 3 issues of "Haul Down and Ease Off," a quarterly publication of the National Association of American Balloon Corps Veterans.


  • 1950


Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Memoirs of American balloon corps must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

Dan Carlquist was a member of the American balloon corps in World War I in France.


2 folders (0.16 linear ft.)

Language of Materials


Custodial History

Dan Carlquist, 1521 Laird Ave. Salt Lake City, Ut.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Dan Carlquist.


Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).

Register of Memoirs of American balloon corps
Rose Frank
28 February 2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States