John Wallace Gilpin Papers, 1907-2001

Manuscript Collection #833

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Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

  • Box 1
    • Folder a
      Book. Cruise Ports Mark V Summer Practice Cruise of 1938: An Information Booklet for the Midshipman's Summer Practice Cruise of 1938. Classes of 1939 and 1941. Edited by Allen B. Cook and Royal S. Pease (Annapolis, MD: U. S. Naval Academy, May 1938). Printed material; May 1938
    • Folder b
      Clippings - Family. Clippings; ca. 1948, 1975
    • Folder c
      Clippings - Navy (USS Evans DD-552). Clippings; 1945
    • Folder d
      Diary - John W. Gilpin. Manuscript volume; 01/01 - 04/25/1936
    • Folder e
      Gilpin, John W. "Charles Gilpin of North Troy, Vermont, 1797-1881," (Photocopy typescript). Genealogical manuscript; 06/01/1994
    • Folder f
      Gilpin, John W. Death & Funeral Service. Program, Clipping, Eulogy; 07/13, 07/17/1994
    • Folder g
      Gilpin, John W. Death & Funeral Service. Tributes from former shipmates. Correspondence; 1993-97
    • Folder h
      Gilpin, John W. Education & Professional Activities File. Correspondence, Printed forms, Clippings, Notes; 1936-63
    • Folder I
      Gilpin, John W. "History of BAMCTWS Bay Area Marching Chowder and Table Walking Society," (Photocopy typescript). Article manuscript; Oct. 1993
    • Folder j
      Gilpin, John W. Navy File. Correspondence, Orders, Reports; 11/17/1936 - 03/05/1945
    • Folder k
      Gilpin, John W. Navy Information, Identity Cards, Etc.. Correspondence, Ephemera, Clippings, Etc.; 1948-2001
    • Folder l
      Gilpin, John W. Professional Activities File. Correspondence, Photographic prints & negatives, Clippings, Notes, Etc.; 1948-81
    • Folder m
      Gilpin, John W. Telegram to Parents (Mr. & Mrs. D. S. Gilpin) announcing his engagement to Phoebe Sarah Barkan. Telegram; 09/07/1948
    • Folder n
      Gilpin, John W. U. S. Navy Memorial Foundation Membership. Newsletters & Correspondence; 1984-91
    • Folder o
      Gilpin, Phoebe. Correspondence with Betty Taussig, re: Biography of John Gilpin. Correspondence, Notes; 07/19 - 11/28/1999
  • Box 2
    • Folder a
      Harvard Business School Alumni File. Correspondence, Newsletters, Clippings, Photographic prints; 1948-94
    • Folder b
      Hillsborough Beautification Foundation (Hillsborough, CA) File. Correspondence, Notes, Periodicals, Award; 1991-2001
    • Folder c
      Navy Alumni Association File. Correspondence, Award, Clippings; 1954-95
    • Folder d
      Identity Cards. Ephemera; n.d., 1907, 1940-47
    • Folder e
      Navy Medals - Silver Star & Presidential Unit Citation (USS Evans DD-552) & Purple Heart Citation. Correspondence, Notes, Award transcripts; Dec. 1945 - Dec. 1946
    • Folder f
      Navy - Retirement File. Correspondence, Printed forms, Orders; June 1945 - Aril 1949
    • Folder g
      Photographic prints - Gilpin Family. Photographic Prints; 1924-49
    • Folder h
      Photographic prints - Harvard Business School. Photographic Prints; 1945-48
    • Folder I
      Photographic prints - Navy. Photographic Prints; ca. 1945-46
    • Folder j
      Photographic prints - Navy - Philadelphia Naval Hospital. Photographic Prints; 1945-46
    • Folder k
      Photographic prints - U. S. Naval Academy. Photographic Prints; 1937-41
    • Folder l
      Photographic prints - USS Evans (DD-552). Photographic Prints; 1944-94
    • Folder m
      Photographic prints - USS Evans (DD-552) - Reunions. Photographic Prints & Slides; 1966-95
    • Folder n
      Publications - Genealogy. Periodicals; 1995, 1997
    • Folder o
      U. S. Naval Academy File. Brochures, Correspondence, Printed forms, Awards; 1937-41
    • Folder p
      U. S. Naval Academy Class of 1941 File. Clippings, Correspondence, Printed materials, Photographic prints, Class Rosters, Awards, Etc.; 1991-2000
    • Folder q
      U.S.S. Evans - Battle Reports & Photographs. Reports, Photographic prints; May - Nov. 1945
    • Folder r
      U.S.S. Evans - "History of U. S. S. Evans (DD-552)" (Typescript mimeograph). Manuscript article; n.d., 1944-45
  • Box 3
    • Folder a
      U. S. S. Evans - Reunion File. Correspondence, Printed Forms, Computer diskette (5.25"), Brochures, Programs, Rosters, Photographic print; 1992-2001
    • Folder b
      U. S. S. Evans - Reunion File. Correspondence, Brochures, Rosters, Photographic print; 1966-83
    • Folder c
      U. S. S. Monaghan (DD-354) File. Orders, Documents; 12/07/1941 - 04/21/1942
    • Folder d
      U. S. S. Monaghan (DD-354) File - Historical Notes & Correspondence. Correspondence, Clippings, Rosters; 1988-94
    • Folder e
      U. S. S. Trathen (DD-530) - Reunion File. Correspondence, Clippings, Rosters, Menu; 1945, 1985-94
    • Folder os1
      Oversized materials folders. Original art, Photographic prints, Printed forms; 1941-45

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