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Ira M. Britton papers

 Collection
Identifier: 6097
Abstract

The Ira M. Britton papers consist of letters, photographs, certificates and notebooks created and collected by American serviceman Ira Britton during World War II. Britton served in both the the Royal Canadian Air Force and the United States Navy. Together, the photographs and letters describe the experience of Americans who served in the RCAF.

Dates: 1941-1945

California State Military Forces letters, photographs and portfolio

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 7023
Abstract This small collection consists of a ceremonial book documenting the School of the Line and Staff of Camp Hopkins, October Session 1942; letters to and orders for the officers of the 1st Aero Squadron of the California State Militia, headquartered in Griffith Park, regarding a program for enlisting recruits, the operation of an air base at Manzanar, and promotion orders; and photographs, presumably of members of the Squadron. The collections appears to have been assembled by Captain John F....
Dates: 1942

Theodore F. Schreier photograph album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 7049
Abstract

Photograph album created by Capt. Theodore F. Schreier. Photographs depict aviation training at the Hancock College of Aeronautics in Santa Maria, CA, day to day activities of the soldiers, and views of the training grounds.

Dates: circa 1940s

General Leland R. Scofield collection of 143rd Field Artillery and Mexican Revolution documents and photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 0024
Abstract

Photographs, documents, and letters from and about Batteries A, B and D of the 143rd Field Artillery, which participated in the U.S. Army campaign against Pancho Villa in northern Mexico in 1916. The items document some of the company's activities in the years leading up to the campaign, and afterwards.

Dates: 1913-1970