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Communication Artifacts -- Documentary Artifacts -- Other Documents -- Correspondence -- Letter

Subject Source: Formats (Chenhall's)

Found in 42 Collections and/or Records:

Allen Odette Papers

Identifier: A2016.71
Abstract The Allen Odette Papers contain materials from his service aboard Growler, including official paperwork and service records, newsletters that were written and printed on Growler, and ports of call ephemera.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1961–63

Condolence Correspondence, August 7 – 10, 1966

Scope and Contents -Telegram & Envelope, August 7, 1966 -Letter & envelope, August 7, 1966, from Jack Gracey, CO of Attack Squadron Fifteen -Letter & envelope, August 10, 1966, from Ken Burrows, Air Wing Commander, Attack Carrier Air Wing Ten
Dates: Majority of material found within August 7 – 10, 1966

Correspondence, 1963

Scope and Contents -Familygram -Telegram -Letter from , October 16, 1963
Dates: 1963

Correspondence, February 18 – May 1, 1945

Scope and Contents -Telegram, April 1, 1945, to his family, "Will be home for good this week love // Nole J Atkins". -Letters, February 18 – May 1,1945, on Torpedo Squadron Ten letterhead. Letters from Atkins to his family back home that discuss his time aboard Intrepid.
Dates: Majority of material found within February 18 – May 1, 1945

Correspondence, March 21–May 2, 1968

Scope and Contents Correspondence: letters (2) from Commanding Officer Richard A. Wigent -March 21, 1968, "Combat Section Leader Qualification," from Richard A. Wigent -May 2, 1968, "Special Weapons Delivery Qualification," from Richard A. Wigent
Dates: Majority of material found within March 21–May 2, 1968

Correspondence, November 16, 1964

Scope and Contents Letter from Bill Bailey, Officer in Charge VA-152 Det Zulu, to Shea’s wife Eleanor in regard to Shea saving the life of a Vietnamese pilot after a flight accident, November 16, 1964.
Dates: November 16, 1964

Correspondence with Bureau of Naval Personnel

Scope and Contents Letter: from "Aletka H. Calvert // Assistant Head // Casualty Branch" on behalf of the Chief of Naval Personnel, discussing the enclosed information on survivor benefits.Forms: -Statement of Facts and Approval of Temporary Storage -Claim Certification and Voucher for Death and Gratuity Payment -Household Goods Shipping Request -Survivor Benefits information -Explanation Sheet Pertaining to Application and Issuance of Uniformed Services Identification Privilege Card, DD Form...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1956–66

David Benedict Papers

Identifier: A2018.17
Abstract David Benedict served on board the aircraft carrier USS Intrepid (CVA-11). He worked first as a boiler tender in the number two boiler room, and then as a yeoman in the engineering office. On April 25, 1961, steam lines in a fire room ruptured, and steam spilled out into the 2nd and 3rd decks. As Benedict and his crew evacuated the area, he heard a cry for help. Realizing that a crewmate was trapped in the Admin Office, Benedict crawled on his hands and knees and succeeded in rescuing the...
Dates: Majority of material found within April 25, 1961 – August 13, 2014

Don and Eloise Bee Papers

Identifier: A2015.25
Abstract The Don and Eloise Bee Papers includes a series of love letters exchanged between the Don and Eloise, his then girlfriend and future wife, while Don was deployed on Intrepid from January 26, 1944–August 16, 1945, menus and programs from his time aboard, and a telephone directory from the ship from Apirl 1945.
Dates: Majority of material found within January 26, 1944–August 16, 1945

Elbert Austin Papers

Identifier: A2016.49
Scope and Contents The Elbert Austin Papers contain letters and a postcard from two seperate women to Austin during his service aboard Intrepid.
Dates: Majority of material found within July 13, 1962–April 18, 1963