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Frank McCarthy Collection Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS 0350

Dates

  • 1929 – 1970 (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.5 Linear Feet (Whole)
    approximately 50 items

Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    A collection of miscellaneous materials from the life of Frank McCarthy, consisting of 7 notebooks containing clippings of articles written by McCarthy during his VMI cadetship and during the two years after graduation; script for the newsreel "West Point of the South" (1936); and items from the production of the movie "Patton" (1970), which McCarthy produced.

  • Biographical / Historical

    Frank McCarthy, b. 1912, Richmond, VA; VMI Class of 1933; War Dept. General Staff & Secretary to Gen. George C. Marshall; BG U.S. Army Reserve; producer of movie "Patton"; d. 1986, California.

  • 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

    Frank McCarthy Collection. Manuscript # 0350. Virginia Military Institute Archives

Instances

  • Type
    Mixed Materials
    Container 1 Type
    Box
    Container 1 Indicator
    MS0350

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