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George L. H. Cooper papers Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS 0197

Dates

  • 1928 – 1932 (Creation)

Extents

  • 2 items (Whole)

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  • Scope and Contents

    The collection consists of 2 items. 1. VMI scrapbook compiled by Cadet George Cooper. Included are photographs, athletic and dance programs, clippings, and other mementos collected by Cooper during his cadetship, 1928-1932. 2. Typescript memoirs, approximately 325 pages, detailing Cooper's Marine Corps Service in the Pacific Theater during World War II. He served with the 2d Combat Engineer Battalion, 2d Marine Division.

  • Biographical / Historical

    George Lawrence Hawkins Cooper, b. 1911 Hattiesburg, MS; LTC United States Marine Corps; educator; d. 1984, Biloxi, MS; buried Hawaii.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    There are no restrictions

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Manuscript collections in the VMI Archives are made available for educational and research use. The VMI Archives should be cited as the source. The user assumes all responsibility for identifying and satisfying any copyright holders. Materials from our collections may not be redistributed, published or reproduced without permission from the VMI Archives. Contact the VMI Archives for additional information.

  • Preferred Citation

    George L. H. Cooper papers. Manuscript # 0197, Virginia Military Institute Archives

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    Mixed Materials
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