Communication Artifacts -- Exchange Media -- Stamp
Subject Source: Formats (Chenhall's)
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The Douglas J. Skinner Papers contains an envelope with Stamp cover on it that says "Fighting Intrepid // In Mare In Coelo," addressed to "Mr. Edward C Zuiger," handwritten. A "Project Mercury" stamp is on the envelope, showing a drawing of the Mercury capsule.
Scope and Contents The O.F. Axlthem[?] papers contains a stamp cover of the USS Intrepid, dated January 5, 1946. It is addressed from San Francisco. There is a small photo of Intrepid pasted on the front. Handwritten on back in pencil reads "O.F. "Bird // A+ // in // Biology today 8/1/46".
Overview The William Aubrey Harvison Papers contain materials from his time aboard Intrepid. The majority of the collection is correspondence from Harvison to his mother, his sister, and one other woman named "Ms. Crawford." The letters discuss life on board Intrepid, the Ports of Call they visit, home life, and Harvison's trouble in the Navy. The rest of the collection includes a prayer book, notebooks, ports of call ephemera, certificates, an immunization certificate, a Plan of the Day, a Family Gram,...