Richard Norman Tetlie Collection, 1941-1949 (bulk 1944-1945)

Manuscript Collection #934

  • Descriptive Summary
     
    Title: Richard Norman Tetlie Collection
    Creator: Tetlie, Richard Norman
    Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
    Language: English
    Abstract:
    Extent: 4.63 Cubic feet, 10 containers,
  • Administrative Information
     
    Accessions Information

    August 28, 2003, (unprocessed) 5250 pages, 4.63 cubic feet; Collection (1941-1949 [bulk: 1944-1945] of manuscript materials, photographic prints and negatives, printed materials, including books, pamphlets and brochures; and ephemera, relating to his training and World War II service as a Lt. (j.g.) in the U. S. Navy aboard the battleship USS NEW YORK (BB-34) where he was the public relations officer and was named official historian of the ship and participated in the battles against the Japanese at Iwo Jima and Okinawa. Rec'd. 7/28/2003. See preliminary inventory attached. Donor: Jeff Sauvé

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Jeff Sauvé

    Access Restrictions

    No restrictions

    Copyright Notice

    Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

    Preferred Citation

    Richard Norman Tetlie Collection (#934), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

    Processing Information

    Encoded by Mark Custer, March 10, 2008


Preliminary Inventory

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

  • MANUSCRIPT MATERIALS
     
    U.S. Naval Reserve Midshipman's School, New York, NY. 1943
    U.S. Pacific Fleet Amphibious Forces, Training Command Landing Craft School. 1944
    U.S. Pacific Fleet Amphibious Forces, Training Command Landing Craft School. Jan. 1945
    Summary Courts Martial. Feb. 1945
    U.S. Pacific Fleet Amphibious Forces, Training Command Landing Craft School. Jan. 1945
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) Okinawa Action Report. June 1945
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) July 1945
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) Visit to New York, NY. Aug.-Sept. 1945
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) Visit to New York, NY. Oct. 1945
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) Visit to New York, NY. Nov. 1945
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) Press Information from 1914-1945, by Lt. (j.g.) John R. Bowers, USNR, Public Information Officer & Lt. (j.g.) Richard N. Tetlie, Ship's Historian. Dec. 1945
  • MANUSCRIPT MATERIALS (CONT'D.)
     
    U.S. Navy. Third Naval District. Buffalo Zone. Public Information Officer. 1946-1947
    Commissions & Certificates. 1943-1946
    Orders. 1945-1946
    Poetry & Sketch. undated
    Separation Information. 1946
    Training information. ca. 1943-1944
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) in World War I, 1917-1918. 1945
  • DIARIES & CALENDARS
     
    Diary. Trident Calendar, U.S. Naval Academy. Jan., May 1941
    Diary (Blank). Trident Calendar, U.S. Naval Academy. 1943
    Training Notebook, July 9, 1945
    Secret War Diary, 1 April- 27 Aug. 1945
MISCELLANEOUS MAPS, PERIODICALS, POSTERS, ETC. 5 items. 1945
  • NEWSLETTERS 1944-1945
     
    Knickerbocker News (U.S.S. NEW YORK), v. 1-2. 1945-1946
    The Ramp-Age of the Landing Craft School Amphibious Training Base, Coronado, CA., v. 1, n. 7 - v. 2, n. 23. 15 Jan. 1944- 5 May 1945
  • MUSEUM OBJECTS & EPHEMERA
     
    Academy Brand All Wool Sailor's Cap. Size 7
    Wool Sailor's Cap.
    Naval Officer's epaulets & box. GEMSCO Manufactureres of Military Uniform Equipment. 4 items
    "Ensign Line" Naval Ensign's epaulets & box. GEMSCO Manufactureres of Military Uniform Equipment. 4 items
    American Red Cross Life Saving Cloth Patch. undated
    "Richard Tetlie" box of assorted tie pins, cufflinks, shirt studs, buckles, & buttons, etc. ca. 100 items. undated
    International Morse Code Training Aids. Bureau of Naval Personal - Training Aids. Nav. Pers. 40,038 Patent Pending. 20 items, undated
    Assorted Identification badges and labels, invitation cards, lapel button, greeting cards, passes, etc. 32 items. 42 sheets. C.1945
  • BOOKS
     
    Survival on Land and Sea, Prepared for the United States Navy by the Ethnogeographic Board and the Staff of the Smithsonian Institution with contributions by the Bureau of Aeronautics and Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, United States Navy. (Publications Branch, Office of Naval Intelligence, United States Navy, 1944). 1 vol. 187 p.
    Manual of Physical Training, United States Army, 1914, War Department, Office of the Chief of Staff (Washington, GPO, 1918), 1 vol. 335 p.
    The Bluejackets' Manual, 1944, United States Navy, 1944 Twelfth Edition. (Annapolis, MD: United States Naval Institute, 1944) 1 vol. 585 p.
    "Kiska Island Aug. 16, 1943" War Trophy, Japanese Periodicals. Loose bound. 1 vol. 400 p. est.
    Navy on Stage: Volume 1: sketches, radio scripts, quiz shows, one-act plays, and minstrel shows. Assembled by Navy Liaison Unit Entertainment Branch, 630 Fifth Avenue, New York 17. 1 vol. 175 p. ca. 1945
    PhibsTraPack: The Story of the Amphibious Trainee, Training Command, Amphibious forces, Pacific Fleet (Atlanta, GA: Albert Love Enterprises, Publishers, ca. 1945) 1 vol. ca. 175 p.
    Technicians' War: A Picture Story of Naval Air Technical Training Command (Atlanta, GA: Albert Love Enterprises, Publishers, ca. 1945) 1 vol. ca. 175 p.
PAMPHLETS, BROCHURES & LEAFLETS, ETC. ca. 100 items.
MISCELLANEOUS NEWSPAPERS & CLIPPINGS. English & French Language. ca. 150 items. 1941-1947

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Preliminary Inventory

  • MANUSCRIPT MATERIALS
     
    U.S. Naval Reserve Midshipman's School, New York, NY. 1943
    U.S. Pacific Fleet Amphibious Forces, Training Command Landing Craft School. 1944
    U.S. Pacific Fleet Amphibious Forces, Training Command Landing Craft School. Jan. 1945
    Summary Courts Martial. Feb. 1945
    U.S. Pacific Fleet Amphibious Forces, Training Command Landing Craft School. Jan. 1945
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) Okinawa Action Report. June 1945
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) July 1945
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) Visit to New York, NY. Aug.-Sept. 1945
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) Visit to New York, NY. Oct. 1945
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) Visit to New York, NY. Nov. 1945
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) Press Information from 1914-1945, by Lt. (j.g.) John R. Bowers, USNR, Public Information Officer & Lt. (j.g.) Richard N. Tetlie, Ship's Historian. Dec. 1945
  • MANUSCRIPT MATERIALS (CONT'D.)
     
    U.S. Navy. Third Naval District. Buffalo Zone. Public Information Officer. 1946-1947
    Commissions & Certificates. 1943-1946
    Orders. 1945-1946
    Poetry & Sketch. undated
    Separation Information. 1946
    Training information. ca. 1943-1944
    USS NEW YORK (BB-34) in World War I, 1917-1918. 1945
  • DIARIES & CALENDARS
     
    Diary. Trident Calendar, U.S. Naval Academy. Jan., May 1941
    Diary (Blank). Trident Calendar, U.S. Naval Academy. 1943
    Training Notebook, July 9, 1945
    Secret War Diary, 1 April- 27 Aug. 1945
MISCELLANEOUS MAPS, PERIODICALS, POSTERS, ETC. 5 items. 1945
  • NEWSLETTERS 1944-1945
     
    Knickerbocker News (U.S.S. NEW YORK), v. 1-2. 1945-1946
    The Ramp-Age of the Landing Craft School Amphibious Training Base, Coronado, CA., v. 1, n. 7 - v. 2, n. 23. 15 Jan. 1944- 5 May 1945
  • MUSEUM OBJECTS & EPHEMERA
     
    Academy Brand All Wool Sailor's Cap. Size 7
    Wool Sailor's Cap.
    Naval Officer's epaulets & box. GEMSCO Manufactureres of Military Uniform Equipment. 4 items
    "Ensign Line" Naval Ensign's epaulets & box. GEMSCO Manufactureres of Military Uniform Equipment. 4 items
    American Red Cross Life Saving Cloth Patch. undated
    "Richard Tetlie" box of assorted tie pins, cufflinks, shirt studs, buckles, & buttons, etc. ca. 100 items. undated
    International Morse Code Training Aids. Bureau of Naval Personal - Training Aids. Nav. Pers. 40,038 Patent Pending. 20 items, undated
    Assorted Identification badges and labels, invitation cards, lapel button, greeting cards, passes, etc. 32 items. 42 sheets. C.1945
  • BOOKS
     
    Survival on Land and Sea, Prepared for the United States Navy by the Ethnogeographic Board and the Staff of the Smithsonian Institution with contributions by the Bureau of Aeronautics and Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, United States Navy. (Publications Branch, Office of Naval Intelligence, United States Navy, 1944). 1 vol. 187 p.
    Manual of Physical Training, United States Army, 1914, War Department, Office of the Chief of Staff (Washington, GPO, 1918), 1 vol. 335 p.
    The Bluejackets' Manual, 1944, United States Navy, 1944 Twelfth Edition. (Annapolis, MD: United States Naval Institute, 1944) 1 vol. 585 p.
    "Kiska Island Aug. 16, 1943" War Trophy, Japanese Periodicals. Loose bound. 1 vol. 400 p. est.
    Navy on Stage: Volume 1: sketches, radio scripts, quiz shows, one-act plays, and minstrel shows. Assembled by Navy Liaison Unit Entertainment Branch, 630 Fifth Avenue, New York 17. 1 vol. 175 p. ca. 1945
    PhibsTraPack: The Story of the Amphibious Trainee, Training Command, Amphibious forces, Pacific Fleet (Atlanta, GA: Albert Love Enterprises, Publishers, ca. 1945) 1 vol. ca. 175 p.
    Technicians' War: A Picture Story of Naval Air Technical Training Command (Atlanta, GA: Albert Love Enterprises, Publishers, ca. 1945) 1 vol. ca. 175 p.
PAMPHLETS, BROCHURES & LEAFLETS, ETC. ca. 100 items.
MISCELLANEOUS NEWSPAPERS & CLIPPINGS. English & French Language. ca. 150 items. 1941-1947

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