ELWYN B. ROBINSON DEPARTMENT OF SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
CHESTER FRITZ LIBRARY
UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA
GRAND FORKS, NORTH DAKOTA 58202
COLLECTION: OGL #1278 (addition)
SIZE: 2.75 Linear feet
ACQUISITION: This addition to the Carleton Elliott Simensen Military Heritage Collection,164th Infantry Association Records was deposited in the Orin G. Libby Manuscript Collection by James Fenelon, Marshalltown, Iowa on August 1, 1997 (Acc.# 97-2145).
ACCESS: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Department of Special Collections.
This addition to the 164th Infantry Association Records includes material related to World War II, including first hand accounts of Guadalcanal and a general history of companies attached to the 164th. Also included are materials of the Association, including by-laws, agendas and minutes, dues, membership information, correspondence, and information pertaining to annual reunions. The World War II folders are arranged first, followed by the Association materials. This addition dates from 1943-1993.
Membership Cards A-T
Membership Cards U-Z
Soil taken from memorial near Mount Austin, Guadalcanal in 1987. Also included are two bottle tops and several small leaves of grass.
One photograph was separated and placed in the Orin G. Libby Photograph
OGL 164th-1: 1966 Reunion Committee
One folder was separated and moved to the oversize collection. It contains a poster advertising the 1964 Annual Reunion.
|Original Donation: 1906-1955 & undated [Bulk Dates 1941-1946]|
|1st: 1943-1993||2nd: undated||3rd: undated||4th: 1930s-1997||5th: 1942, 1944|
|6th: 1942-1945, 1962||7th: 1944, 1951, 2004||8th: 1942-1996||9th: 1988||10th: 1994|
|11th: 1949||12th: 1942, undated||13th: 1943-1998||14th: 1942-1996||15th: 1942-1943|
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