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Clifford Kenneth Dodd collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 18.0028

Content Description

This collection includes photographs and letters from the military career of Clifford Kenneth Dodd, who served in the Army Corps of Engineering during WWII. Included are official National Park Service photographs of various generals, diplomats, historic events, and Washington, D.C. Also included are photographs from Dodd's military time from basic training to his time in the Philippines. The included letters are correspondence from Dodd to his mother Marion F. Dodd. Also included are photographs from Frank Joseph Kelley, of Guam reconstruction.


  • 1939-1946
  • Other: Date accessioned: 2019-06-05


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Conditions Governing Access Note

This collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use Note

All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Biographical/Historical Note

Clifford Kenneth Dodd was born on September 6, 1923 and died on November 6, 1983. He retired from the D.C. Department of Sanitary Engineering in 1969 as chief of the office of business administration.

Dodd was a native and resident of Alexandra, VA, and was a 1941 graduate of George Washington High School. He attended George Washington University and the University of North Dakota and served in the Army Corps of Engineers during World War II. He later worked as Chief of the D.C. Administration and Safety Division before joining Sanitary Engineering in 1966.

Source: Washington Post Obituary, November 1983.


1 Linear Feet (Collection contained in one box and Flag Box 1. )

1 items (located in Flag Box 1)

Custodial History

Transferred from the Institute on World War II and the Human Experience to FSU Libraries Special Collections & Archives in July 2022.

Clifford Kenneth Dodd collection
Julianna Witt, Sara Underwood
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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

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