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Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Florence Reno Tryon Scrapbook

 Collection — Container: 1 Box
Identifier: HP 2007-075
Scope and Contents

Scrapbook containing ephemera and memorabilia concerning Florida State College for Women and Florida State University from 1930-1980.

Dates: Created: 1930-1980

Roy M. Holt papers

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections-2003 Box, Folder: 03.0095 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-03.0095
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of an oral history interview transcript of Roy Mack Holt, who was enlisted in the U.S. Navy and worked as a Navy aircraft pilot during World War II, serving on anti-submarine patrols on the Atlantic coast and the Caribbean Sea (Cuba, Brazil, and Morocco). The interview covers his life before and after service. The interview also describes his years after the war studying at Florida State University. This collection also includes a small fragment of his obituary.

Dates: Created: 1921-1947; Other: Majority of material found within 1941-1946; Other: Date acquired: 03/20/2001

William Carrier papers

 Collection — Container: Photographs/Documents
Identifier: 02-08.0092
Scope and Contents William Carrier served as an Assistant Turret Officer aboard the USS Nashville from 1944-46 in the Pacific Theater during World War II. During Carrier's time aboard the Nashville, General Douglas MacArthur was transported twice by the Nashville. At this time, Carrier was able to capture candid photographs of MacArthur. This collection contains those photographs as well as photographs of Pacific scenery and crew, along with handwritten notes by Carrier of battles in which the USS Nashville participated. A photograph book is also included that details the...
Dates: Created: 1942-1998; Other: Date acquired: 04/29/2008

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Air pilots, Military--United States 1
Aleutian Islands (Alaska) 1
Ardennes, Battle of the, 1944-1945 1
Articles 1
Biography 1