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Clarence J. Abadie, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CA033-10
This collection contains identification and employment papers, pilot seniority list, log book, newspaper clippings, photographs, and other materials that were created and/or collected by Clarence J. Abadie Jr. during his work for Air America, in particular his military service in Thailand. The Clarence J. Abadie, Jr. Papers are housed in one half-size manuscript box and one non-standard (17.5x12.3) box totaling 1.6 linear ft. The collection arrived in good condition and was initially processed with only a container list as description. Due to a change of the content management system, further description proved to be necessary.

Dates

  • 1961 - 1970

Language of Materials

Collection is in English.

Access Restrictions

Materials in this collection are open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish material from this collection in any form, current or future, must be obtained from the Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas.

Extent

1.6 Linear Feet ((One half-size manuscript box and one non-standard (17.5x12x3.5) box) )

Abstract

Clarence J. Abadie, Jr. worked for Air America from July 28, 1960 to July 31, 1974. At the time of separation from Air America, Mr. Abadie Jr.'s duty station was in Thailand where he served as Vice President. The collection contains Mr. Abadie Jr.'s identification and employment papers, pilot seniority list, log book, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

Biographical Sketch

Clarence J. Abadie, Jr. worked for Air America as a helicopter pilot from July 28, 1960 to July 31, 1974. At the time of separation from Air America, Mr. Abadie Jr.'s duty station was in Udorn, Thailand where he served as Vice President.

Sources

Source
"Clarence J. Abadie, Jr., Papers", History of Aviation Archives, Special Collections and Archives Division, McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas.

Series Description

The archivist kept the original organization intact without any further arrangement.

Provenance Statement

The Clarence J. Abadie, Jr. Papers were donated in two accessions to the History of Aviation Archives, Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas, by Mr. Clarence J. Abadie, Jr. from 2010-08-25 to 2010-10-06.

Additional Sources

Additional information about this topic can be found in the History of Aviation Archives in the following Collections: CAT/Air America Collection

Image ID

It is the researcher's responsibility to secure permission from copyright holders of materials to which this institution does not own copyright.

Images in this collection are identified by a unique number that provides information about the format, record group, collection, series, box, folder, and image numbers. Please use this number when ordering reproductions of images from this collection.

Record Group Code

1 = CAT/Air American Archives

2 = Doolittle Archives

3 = Lighter than Air Archives

4 = George H. Williams, Jr., World War I Aviation Library

5 = History of Aviation Archives

6 = University Archives

7 = HAC Stacks

8 = WPRL Stacks

9 = Cecil H. and Ida M. Green Collection

10 = Belsterling Collection

11 = Closed Stacks

12 = Unidentified

13 = Chance Vought Archives

14 = Twirly Birds Archives

Image Format Code

P = Photograph/Postcard

S = Slide

N = Negative

T = Positive Transparency

B = Black and White

C = Color

Example: 1CJA-1-1-PC1

1 = CAT/Air American Archives

CJA = Clarence J. Abadie Jr. Collection

= Series Number

1 = Box Number

1 = Folder Number

P = Photograph/Postcard

C = Color

1 = Image Number

Images archived in plastic image holders may also have a location code in the format: 1/TL. In this example, the number is the sheet number and the letters indicate the top left position on the sheet. Position indicators are T = top, L = left, R = right, M = middle, and B = bottom. Position indicators may be combined to describe the position on the sheet, as shown in this example.

Note to the Researcher

The materials in this collection are in fair condition.
Material Removed List 1.0 linear ft. (one record center box) of duplicate air logs and bulletins that were not pertinent to the collection have been de-accessioned and sent to recycling.
Title
Guide to Clarence J. Abadie, Jr. Papers
Status
completed
Date
2018-03-19
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English (eng)
Edition statement
First revision by Cassandra Zawojek, 2018-03-19

Revision Statements

  • 2018-03-12: 1st revision was a migration to ArchivesSpace.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Division, History of Aviation Archives. Repository

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