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Arthur D. (John) Adair Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AppMs-558
The Arthur D. (John) Adair collection includes correspondence from Europe to the United States during WWII from August 1943 – February 1946. The letters are primarily written by Adair to his mother in Alabama. The collection also includes a scrapbook, trip memorabilia, photographs from Europe during WWII, WWII related documents, postcards, one issue of Yank, and newspaper and magazine clippings.

Dates

  • 1943 - 1994

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Extent

0.55 linear feet (0.25 linear feet of documents (1 box), 1 oversized folder, .30 linear feet of photographs (285 black & white and color, 1 box))

Arrangement

The collection has been arranged in two series: Series One containing correspondence and memorabilia and Series Two containing photographs. An index to the collection follows the box and folder list.

Source of Acquisition

Professor Colin F. Baxter
Method of Acquisition The papers of Arthur D. (John) Adair were placed in the Archives of Appalachia on February 9, 2000 by Professor Colin F. Baxter, professor of history at ETSU.

Processing Information

Dusty Hibbs completed the processing and the collection was opened for research in May 2004.
Author
Dusty Hibbs
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of Appalachia Repository

Contact:
PO Box 70295
344 J.L. Seehorn Jr. Rd.
Johnson City TN 37614 USA
423-439-4338