Communication Artifacys -- Documentary Artifacts -- Other Documents -- Correspondence -- Card, Greeting -- Card, Holiday
Subject Source: Formats (Chenhall's)
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Overview The Fred Lugar Papers consist of mostly postcards bought and sent while serving on Intrepid from April 1, 1967 to May 1, 1968. Two letters and five postcards are addressed to Mr. & Mrs. Bud Whittaker, Lugar's aunt and uncle. In them, he discusses topics such as Ports of Call, items he bought in port, visiting the Great Buddha and the zoo in Japan, strikes against North Vietnam, rank promotion, Intrepid in the Tonkin Gulf, visiting Hong Kong, and other family goings on. 14 other postcards...
Scope and Contents The Gerald McDonald letters contain correspondence between McDonald and his cousin Patsy, her husband, Dick, and their daughter, Charlene. The letters discuss family life, McDonald's impending marriage to Clem, then fiancé, now wife, life aboard the Intrepid, various ports of call McDonald has visited and the often negative reception the crew has received, and what items family members want sent back from the various ports.
Scope and Contents Card, Holiday; Card with black and white photograph of Intrepid with "Greetings" printed underneath it in red ink. Inside the card has "Best wishes // for // Christmas // and the // New Year" printed in red ink. The back of the card has a handwritten note to Smith's Mom & Dad in blue ink.
Overview The Robert J. Salmanowitz papers include papers and membership cards from his time aboard Intrepid from 1955 to 1958. He was part of the OE Division as the ship's photographer. The papers contain membership cards, passes, menus, training materials, notes, and newsletters from his time aboard Intrepid.