U.S. Army Soldier's ca. 1949 Photograph Album

Manuscript Collection #1307

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: U.S. Army Soldier's ca. 1949 Photograph Album
    Creator: Unknown
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract: Photograph album depicting the life of an unnamed U.S. soldier in 1949 and probably in the early 1950s. Apparently a motorcycle enthusiast, many photographs depict young men and women racing and doing tricks with their motorcycles. Mixed in with shots of trips to the beach and the zoo, Christmas celebrations, and pictures of girls are pictures of his army training and subsequent duty in Paris, France. Paris shots include scenes at the barracks, tourist sites, a bar called La Roulotte, and interacting with the locals.
    Extent: 0.113 Cubic feet, 1 archival box, consisting of a photograph album
  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    October 3, 2017, (unprocessed), 0.113 cubic feet; Photograph album depicting the life of an unnamed U.S. soldier in 1949 and probably in the early 1950s. Apparently a motorcycle enthusiast, many photographs depict young men and women racing and doing tricks with their motorcycles. Mixed in with shots of trips to the beach and the zoo, Christmas celebrations, and pictures of girls are pictures of his army training and subsequent duty in Paris, France. Paris shots include scenes at the barracks, tourist sites, a bar called La Roulotte, and interacting with the locals. Purchased from Between the Covers.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchased from Between the Covers

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    Preferred Citation

    U.S. Army Soldier's ca. 1949 Photograph Album (#1307), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA

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