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Thomas B. Buell collection on Raymond A. Spruance

Identifier: MSC-037.1
Abstract This collection consists of research materials collected by Thomas B. Buell, author and retired naval officer, for his biography of Admiral Raymond A. Spruance, The Quiet Warrior, published by Little, Brown and Company in 1974.
Dates: 1866-2002 and undated; Majority of material found within 1971-1974

William M. Carpenter papers

Identifier: MSC-346
Abstract Captain William Milner Carpenter (1916-2006) was a World War II Pacific theater veteran with 26 years of active service in the United States Navy. After his retirement he spent 30 years working and consulting for SRI International. This collection include books, correspondence, photographs, and writings relating to both his naval and civilian careers.
Dates: 1934-2005; Majority of material found within 1934-1964

George A. Van Horn papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSC-322
Content Description Papers: Naval papers, 1944-1946; Correspondence, letters sent mainly to his parents during World War II, 1943-1946; News Clippings, 1945-1967, Navigational Reports, 1945-1946; Typed accounts and notes on the Philippines; Miscellany, including obituary, 1998; Booklet on Guam, Guide to the Pacific, Program, 1946, maps of the Pacific Ocean Area, 1936-1952; Photographs of Hawaii, Guam, the Philippine Islands and Truk, 1945-1946; and a scrapbook of letters and photographs of USS LCI (G) 398, crew...
Dates: 1936 - 1988

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