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Albert D. Davis papers Edit


MS 0198


  • 1930 – 1935 (Creation)


  • 1 cubic feet (Whole)
    2 flat boxes


  • Scope and Contents

    Paper of Albert D. Davis, including diary, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous correspondence and certificates. The diary (1930-1934, 2 volumes), correspondence (1930, 6 items), and one scrapbook (1930-1935) date from his VMI cadetship; the scrapbook includes photographs, dance programs, and other VMI mementos.

    Three other scrapbooks date from his tour of duty in Korea, 1951-1952, and contain clippings, military documents, and photographs. Some items date from when he was assigned to stationed at United Nations Prisoner of War Camp Number One at Koje-do.

  • Biographical / Historical

    Albert Daniel Davis, b. 1913 Stamford, CN: VMI Class of 1935; United States Army Ordnance Corps officer during World War II and Korean War; consultant; d. 1992, Orange, VA.

  • 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

    Albert D. Davis papers. Manuscript # 0198, Virginia Military Institute Archives


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