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Box Small Collections Box 9

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Papers

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 9, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains correspondence, a diary, and other material collected by Jack Beck Bryan related to his stay at a Citizens Military Training Camp (CMTC) at Camp Knox, Kentucky during the summer of 1925. Camp Knox officially changed its name to Fort Knox in 1932. The Citizen Military Trianing Camps allowed male citizens to obtain basic military training without any requirement to be called for active duty. Bryan writes to friends back home in New Philadelphia, Ohio pertaining to his...

Papers

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 9, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection contains correspondence, a diary, and other material collected by Jack Beck Bryan related to his stay at a Citizens Military Training Camp (CMTC) at Camp Knox, Kentucky during the summer of 1925. Camp Knox officially changed its name to Fort Knox in 1932. The Citizen Military Trianing Camps allowed male citizens to obtain basic military training without any requirement to be called for active duty. Bryan writes to friends back home in New Philadelphia, Ohio pertaining to his...

Bill of sale

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 9, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Bill of sale, dated 24 April 1765, for African-American woman named Mondo from Martha Vernor to Benjamin Garrison. Signed, sealed, and delivered in the presence of Alexander Munro.

Publication announcements, circa 1960s-1970s

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 9, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Publication announcements of the Bird & Bull Press. Some of these announcements are broadsides.

Letter, 1835 January 19

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 9, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Letter, 19 Jan. 1835, of Chapman Johnson, Richmond, Va. to Mr. Preston, n.p. Discusses how Dr. Alexander McCall of Washington County has asked him to furnish a written note of argument, with reference to authorities, in the case of "King v. White" in the Supreme Court; understands that Preston will again argue the case for the appellant King so will send the note to him if this meets with his approval; asks Preston to inform him when the case will be argued and whether the argument will...

Papers, 1964-1966

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 9, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Letters, 1964-1966, written to Professor A. L. McLeod, Lock Haven State College, from English literary figures in response to his request concerning his publication "The Achievement of Rex Warner" (Sydney: Wentworth Press, 1965).  Writers include C. Day Lewis, John Lehmann, V.S. Pritchett, Balachandra Rajan and George Seferis.

Photographs, 1945

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 9, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Thirteen photographs of the Franklin Delano Roosevelt funeral procession, 1945, and two photographs of Harry S. Truman, one of his being sworn in as President.

Letter, 1854 April 27

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 9, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Letter written April 27, 1854 from Joseph Beale, U.S. Germantown, Montevideo, South America, to his wife, in care of Col. Blow, Norfolk, concerning his fondness for his wife and child and his wish to leave the Navy as a doctor and enter into private practice. ALS

Papers, 1958-1959

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 9, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Typescript by Catherine B. Kinney and collected comments from passengers aboard Pan American Flight #154 enroute to Lisbon when the plane narrowly escaped landing in the Atlantic Ocean and landed safely in Newfoundland, 25 July 1958. Included are notes Kinney took during the four hour ordeal as well as correspondence with publishers.

Autograph book

 File — Box: Small Collections Box 9, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Mary A. Nevens Autograph Album with her name embossed in gold on the front of a leather book.  Includes an index in front of the book which has black and white plates.  Most autograph entrees consist of poetry.