Harry Zellner Miller Papers, 1940-1991

(Manuscript Collection #848)

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  • Box 1
    • Folder a
      Papers (1938-1966) service records, commendations, and correspondence involving his service in the U. S. Navy. 43 items. 43 p.
    • Folder b
      Papers (1968-1970) relating to his service and retirement papers. 16 items. 16 p.
    • Folder c
      Papers (1941) on the USS NORTH CAROLINA's characteristics and commissioning. 2 items. 12 p.
    • Folder d
      Papers (1941-1948) including orders, assignments, and change or duty. 35 items. 35 p.
    • Folder e
      Papers (1950-1959) including orders, assignments, and change or duty. 21 items. 21 p.
    • Folder f
      Papers (1960-1968) including orders, reimbursements, and hospitalization. 31 items. 31 p.
    • Folder g
      Papers (1970-1975) including retirement and medical information. 46 items. 46 p.
    • Folder h
      Photographs (1937-1970) of ships, ceremonies and Alaska. 17 items. 17 p.
    • Folder i
      Papers and photographs (1940-1961) including orders and official naval photographs. 15 items. 15 p.
    • Folder j
      Printed material (1941-1991) programs and correspondence. 4 items. 7 p.
    • Folder k
      • Map of Korean Peninsula showing Wonson Islands and approximate location where HMTS (Thai) PRASAE grounded and was lost. 1 item. Photocopy. n.d.  (item #1)
      • Biography of Harry Z. Miller at commissioning of USS REEVES (DLG 24). 1 p. Photocopy 8/27/1970  (item #2)
      • Photographic print. Bougainville Operation and Landing showing USCG HUNTER LIGGETT, Com Trans Div 10 flagship. 1 item. Photocopy with notes on verso. 11/1/1943  (item #3)
      • Photographic print. Wonson Bay Islands (probably), Korea. 1 item. Photocopy with notes on verso. Nov. 1950  (item #4)
      • Photographic print: HMTS (Thai) Frigate PRASAE showing damage after grounding. Korea. 1 item. Photocopy with notes on verso. Jan. 1951  (item #5)
      • Correspondence and commendations received during services as Commanding Officer, Naval Investigative Service Office, Boston, MA. 12 p. Photocopies. 1967-1970  (item #6)
      • Destroyer Force, US Atlantic Fleet ASW (Anti-Submarine Warfare) "E" Award received as Commander, USS HUSE (DE 145), 1 p. Photocopies. 10 Jan. 1958  (item #7)
      • List of ships and posts with dates of service. 2 p. Photocopies. 1938-1997  (item #8)
  • Box 2
    • Folder a
      Navy Unit Commendation Ribbon for service during Kodiak, AK earthquake and tidal wave. [3/2/1965; 3/15/1965] 2 items. 2 p. Photocopies.
    • Folder b
      Pamphlet: Kodiak Earthquake Seismic Wave Pictorial. Kodiak, AK: Island Publishing Co. [1964] 1 item. 34 p.
    • Folder c
      Photographic Prints: Fleet Training Center, Newport, RI. 2 items. B & W. 1953
    • Folder d
      Photographic Prints: Group from Trans Div 14 Flagship USCG Hunter Liggett (APA 14), Guadalcanal. 1 item. B & W. 1943
    • Folder e
      Photographic Prints: Korean War aerial views. 2 items. B & W. 1951
    • Folder f
      Photographic Prints: Rangoon, Burma, with U.S. Ambassador & Head of USIS (United States Information Service) 1 item. B & W. Feb 1953.
    • Folder g
      Photographic Prints: Re-commissioning Party of USS ERBEN, USS MILLER, & USS LEWIS HANCOCK, Long Beach, CA; also Press Release. 2 items. 1951
    • Folder h
      Photographic Prints: Retirement from Navy. Com One, Boston, MA. 1 item. B & W. Nov. 1976
    • Folder i
      Photographic Prints: Staff Commander, Transport Division 14, Auckland, NZ. 1 item. B & W. May 1943
    • Folder j
      Photographic Prints: USS BROWNSON (DD 868) 2 items. B & W
    • Folder k
      Photographic Prints: USS LEWIS HANCOCK (DD 675). 1 item. Hand colored. N.d.
    • Folder l
      Photographic Prints: USS SAVANNAH (CL 42), Navy Day, Savannah, GA. 4 items. B & W. Oct. 1945
    • Folder m
      USS NORTH CAROLINA Battleship Association Correspondence (Ned Garrett) & Commissioning Ceremony Re-enactment. 3 items. 7 p. 6 Photocopies; 1 original. 2/18; 4/9/1991

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