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CS_00/CS_09. Military History

 Collecting Area Term
Identifier: CS_00/CS_09

Found in 773 Collections and/or Records:

Army life in Texas photograph collection

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.01182
Scope and Contents

Eleven albumen cabinet photographs from 1890 depict army camps, including Camp Young, Camp Stanley, and Camp Osborne, and the Texas landscape, including the Chisos mountains, waterfalls, Talinguia Creek, and hot springs. Scenes include campfires, tents, and soldiers relaxing.

Dates: 1890

William Washington Arnett papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00789

Arnett, born in Alabama in 1823, moved many times in his early life and came to Texas in 1845. Papers deal with personal news of the various branches of the Arnett family and contain detailed reminiscences and family history.

Dates: 1841 - 1892; 1909 - 1932

Mathew L. Arnold essay

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00792

A study of the organization of the Confederate government, the Confederate Army, and the Confederate Navy (1860-1865).

Dates: Undated

Henry Garrison Askew papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00798

Papers concerning the business activities and personal affairs of Askew (1845-1921), the first auditor for the Texas Railroad Commission (1891-1906), contain correspondence, letterbook, bills, receipts, checks, reports, legal documents, maps, an autobiography and other literary productions, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

Dates: 1852 - 1921

Atomic bombing and American occupation of Japan collection

Identifier: camh-arc-004108
Scope and Contents The American occupation of Japan collection, 1941-2020, contains photographic materials of the Japanese Imperial Army and the American occupation of Japan during and following World War II. Two volumes contain photographs of African-American soldiers of the 5th Air Force. Included is a signed photograph of Col. Paul Tibbets waving from the Enola Gay, the airplane that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. Furthermore, the collection contains books and magazines published...
Dates: 1941 - 2020

Gus Auermuller and Frank Scheick letters

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00539

Letters chronicle experiences of two soldiers stationed in the United States during World War II.

Dates: 1941 - 1945

Thomas Babb account of the Battle of Galveston Bay

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00649

Handwritten account by Thomas Babb of the Battle of Galveston Bay, offered as testimony in the case of Lieutenant Commander Law.

Dates: 1863

Wiggs Newton Babb papers

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00517

Wiggs Newton Babb Papers, circa 1919, is comprised of various papers relating to Texan Wiggs Newton Babb's service in World War I.

Dates: 1919

Adam Badeau narrative

Identifier: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00856

Badeau was a Union army general, an aide to General William T. Sherman, and a historian. The Adam Badeau Narrative, 1863-[1895], is a narrative of the Battle of Gettysburg.

Dates: 1863-[1895]

E. Jarvis Baker memoir

Identifier: camh-arc-004576

The E. Jarvis Baker memoir consists of a manuscript copy of a lecture given by Baker at a meeting of the Grand Army of the Republic in Dorchester, Massachusetts, in 1882.

Dates: 1882