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Company A, 300th Infantry Post Second World War photo album

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2016-025-s-r

Content Description

This collection consists of one album with aproximately 375 photos taken by men of the United States Army, Company A, 300th Infantry Regiment, after the Second World War in California.

The black and white photos show the tourism of the soldiers at a St. Patrick's Day parade in San Francisco, and various destinations and landscapes around Carmel, Fort Ord, and Monterey in California. The pictures also include their journey by train to Fort Meade, Maryland for their discharge.

The photos are not all in chronological order, though they are mostly grouped in order by location.

Dates

  • 1945 - 1946

Condition Description

The album cover is in good condition but many of the pages (on which the photographs are attached) are extremely brittle.

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.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (1 box) : black and white print photographs

Overview

This collection consists of one album with photos taken by men of the United States Army, Company A, 300th Infantry Regiment, after the Second World War in California.

Arrangement

The photographs are arranged by location.

Physical Location

Leatherby Libraries, Special Collections.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from rare book seller, Between the Covers, 7/16/2016.

Condition Description

The album cover is in good condition but many of the pages (on which the photographs are attached) are extremely brittle.
Title
Finding Aid for the Company A, 300th Infantry Post Second World War photo album
Status
In Progress
Author
Andrew Harman
Date
8/12/2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

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

Contact:
Chapman University
One University Drive
Orange 92866 USA US