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John M. Virden Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-1352

Scope and Contents

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U.S. Air Force officer. Correspondence (1953-1958) regarding Col. Virden's writings and other subjects; newspaper and magazine articles (1951-1968) by and about Virden, and one book-length manuscript (ca. 1965) entitled "Andrew J. Byrne" written by U.S. Ambassador to France James M. Gavin, with Virden's assistance. Principal correspondents in this collection include James M. Gavin, Carl Albert, Neill Bohlinger, Walker D. Grisso and Arthur McAnally. John M. Virden Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates

  • 1951-1968

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Available for public access.

Extent

4 ft. (4 ft.)

Language of Materials

English

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Mrs. John Virden.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers: Source of acquisition--Virden, Mrs. John. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1962.
Description rules
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Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

Contact:
630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States