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Subject Source: Cclanarrow

Found in 755 Collections and/or Records:

Lawrence H. Suid interviews

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1966
Scope and Contents

Typewritten transcripts of interviews taken from the included cassette tapes. Also included are research notes. The interviews are with advisors to films about the Vietnamese Conflict. Most of these men were involved in the war and also tell about their experiences. These materials were used as research for Suid's PhD dissertation, "The Film Industry and the Vietnam War." A photocopy of this work is with the collection.

Dates: 1974-1980

Supreme Headquarters daily battle communiques

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197230232362]
Identifier: MSS 2766
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of daily battle communiques from 6 June 1944 to 7 May 1945 for the Allied Expeditionary Forces, Europe. These materials document the United States armed forces activities during the European Campaign in Western and Central Europe. These items were collected by Lt. Col. D. Reed Jordan, Chief, Communique Section, Public Relations Division.

Dates: 1944-1945

Survey of voluntary civilian services for military personnel

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232487576]
Identifier: MSS 295
Scope and Contents

Typewritten report and drafts. The report was written by the "National Ad Hoc USO Survey Committee" and outlines the contributions of civilian organizations in providing off-duty activities for U.S. service personnel.

Dates: 1962

Dennis P. Svedin collection of Pearl Harbor photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 9572
Scope and Contents

Copy prints and negatives of Ford Island and military ships, includng the U.S.S. Arizona, before the attack on Pearl Harbor, and copy prints of the base after it was attacked. Dated January to December 1941. Collected by Dennis P. Svedin.

Dates: 1941

Frederick Whitaker Taylor collection

Identifier: MSS 8694
Content Description

Uniforms and book collected by Taylor used during World War I and World War II from 1918 to 1945.

Dates: approximately 1918-1945

Zachary Taylor letter

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233292371]
Identifier: Vault MSS 566
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter dated December 1, 1848 and written in New Orleans, Louisiana. It was addressed to "Thes. Shute" of new Orleans. Taylor expresses regret that he must turn down the offer of Capt. Thompson to take passage to Louisville on the "Magnolia." Taylor was not sure at the time when he would be going North.

Dates: 1848 December 1

James Parshall Terry autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197227605539]
Identifier: MSS SC 1698
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a handwritten and typed autobiography of James P. Terry which includes his experiences with Johnston's Army in 1857.

Dates: 1880-1905

Texas in Revolt

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2652
Scope and Contents

Typescript of a book manuscript with handwritten corrections. Gaddy tells the story of the Texas war for independence. The manuscript was submitted to the Old Army Press for publication.

Dates: 1973

These we honor

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233630356]
Identifier: UA 921
Scope and Contents Contains photographs, programs, and transcripts of speeches given at the dedication of an addition to the Memorial Hall in the Ernest L. Wilkinson Center on the Brigham Young University campus, held November 11, 1983, for BYU alumni who died in the Korean and Vietnam Wars. Includes speeches by Stephen L. Barrett, executive director of BYU Alumni Association; Greg Fullmer, president of Associated Students of BYU; Joni Littler, daughter of an honoree; Harry A. Wesche, veteran of the Korea and...
Dates: 1983

Henrietta Oberlander Thomas autobiography

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230337815]
Identifier: MSS 2717
Scope and Contents

Typed autobiography. Thomas served in Hawaii where she met her husband, Thayne L. Thomas. They married on 15 May 1947. She writes about her training and her service. Also included are letters she wrote in 1945.

Dates: 1945-2002