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Image of RG0861.AM - RG0861 Hookham, Clyde, 1915-1989

RG0861.AM - RG0861 Hookham, Clyde, 1915-1989

This collection of papers relating to Clyde Hookham is arranged as follows: Series 1 - Correspondence from Hookham, 1942-1945 Series 2 - Correspondence to Hookham, 1942-1945 Series 3 - Diary, 1943-1944 Series 4 - Miscellany, c.1942-1945 The materials in this collection relate to Clyde Hookham's service in the US Army during World War II. Hookham was a private in Battery B55th CA. The correspondence in Series 1 contains letters written by Clyde to his family. They cover his entire service career and concern Clyde's day-to-day experiences in the military. Series 2 consists of letters written to Clyde, not only by family members but friends as well, and provide some insights into what w

Image of RG0866.AM - RG0866 Colby, Leonard Wright, 1846-1924

RG0866.AM - RG0866 Colby, Leonard Wright, 1846-1924

This collection contains correspondence, 1889-1941, primarily to Leonard Colby. Letters seek favors, employment, and letters of reference. There is also material on Colby's life, particularly his years in the military and as a Nebraska State Senator. A story about Colby purchasing a horse from U.S. Grant is included.

Image of RG1039.AM - RG1039 Grayson, William Walter, 1876-1941

RG1039.AM - RG1039 Grayson, William Walter, 1876-1941

The collection consists of one folder of miscellaneous papers mostly relating to William W. Grayson's military service. The collection includes a date book, correspondence, military papers, newspaper clippings, and certificates. The papers date from 1898-1908 and include his marriage certificate and certificate of citizenship.

Image of RG1057.AM - RG1057 Barta, James R., 1918-2001

RG1057.AM - RG1057 Barta, James R., 1918-2001

This collection of papers of James R. Barta is arranged as follows: Series 1 - Correspondence, 1943-1946 Subseries 1: Correspondence from James, 1943-1945 Subseries 2: Correspondence to James, 1944-1946 Series 2 - Papers, 1941-1947 The materials in this collection relate to James R. Barta's service in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II. The letters contained in Series 1 reflect both Barta's experiences in the military, and what was going on back home with his family and friends. Series 2 contains many of the tests Barta took in his training in the service, and much ephemera associated with military life, his induction notice, selective service classifica