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Lt. Robert Dale Dykins World War Two photo album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2015-116-s-r

Scope and Contents

The album and scrapbook document the life of Air Force Lt. Robert Dale Dykins from basic training to bombardier school to active duty in the United Kingdom and his return to civilian life. The ablum contains approximately 350 photographs and over 25 pieces of ephemera. Of particular interest are photographs taken in Santa Ana and Balboa, CA, as well as a 11 ariel photographs taken throughout the United Kingdom.


  • 1940s

Language of Materials

The materials in this collection are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions.


0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)


This accession consists of one detailed photo album and scrapbook of U.S. Army Air Force Bombardier and concert pianist, Lt. Robert Dale Dykins.

Physical Location

Leatherby Libraries

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Walkabout Books.
Finding Aid for the Robert Dale Dykins World War Two photo album
Maria Yanez
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Repository Details

Part of the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Leatherby Libraries Repository

Chapman University
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Orange 92866 USA US