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John R. Granger Collection

 Collection
Identifier: F168-13

Scope and Content

This collection contains a scrapbook of photographs, documents, artifacts, and material connected to John R. Granger's career as a World War I aviator. 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

  • 1915 - 1920
  • Majority of material found within 1917 - 1918

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.

Biographical Sketch

John R. Granger served with the 40th Aero Squadron, United States Army Air Service in World War I. He was from Mount Clemens, Michigan.

Sources

Source
John R. Granger Collection, Accession File, History of Aviation Archives, Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet ((One envelope).)

Abstract

John R. Granger served with the 40th Aero Squadron, United States Army Air Service in World War I. He was from Mount Clemens, Michigan.

Series Description

John R. Granger Collection .1 linear ft. (one envelope), 1917-1918.

Arranged topically.

Provaenance Statement

The John R. Granger Collection was donated to the History of Aviation Archives, Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library, The University of Texas at Dallas, by John R. Granger on 2013-07-24 (accession date assigned as no original paperwork could be found).

Additional Sources

Other material about American aviation activities in World War I can be found in the collections of the Geroge H. Williams, Jr. World War I Aviation Library.

ImageID

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: 4JRG-1-1-PC1

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

JRG = John R. Granger 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.
Title
Guide to the John R. Granger Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Thomas Allen, PhD, CA
Date
2018-05-30
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English (eng)
Edition statement
First revision by Thomas Allen, PhD, CA.

Repository Details

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

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