J. Holmes Martin Battery B papers
Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: MSA 269
Scope and Contents
History of Battery B, photos, 1960's correspondence, Letters from Battery B alums, Reunion file, clippings, Sgt. Madden's roster.
- circa 1910s - 1980s
- Majority of material found in 1916 - 1916
- Majority of material found within 1966 - 1967
- Other: Date acquired: 08/01/2013
- Indiana. National Guard. Artillery, Battery B (Organization)
Language of Materials
Collection material is in English.
This collection is open for research
Copyright and Use Information
Copyright held by Purdue University. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.
Biographical or Historical Information
Note written by John Michael Foster
0.552 Cubic Feet (One manuscript box)
Photographs, correspondence, newspaper and magazine articles/clippings, and other materials belonging to J. Holmes Martin and relating to the history and service of Battery B, Indiana National Guard, and its 50th Year Reunion in May 1967.
Photographs arranged chronologically; correspondence arranged chronologically; rosters of former members arranged chronologically; receipts and finances arranged chronologically; magazine and newspaper articles arranged by topic and chronologically; press release; article drafts; undated notes; miscellaneous items arranged chronologically.
Prof. J. Holmes Martin to Prof. Robert L. Hogue to James M. Turley, circa 1990s
Source of Acquisition
Method of Acquisition
All materials have been housed in acid-free folders, and acid-free boxes. Staples and tape have been removed and discarded; all photographs placed in protective sleeves.
- J. Holmes Martin Battery B papers
- In Progress
- John Michael Foster and Keertana Marella
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- Edition statement
- Second edition. Collection description was first completed 2014-03-07.
- 2020-04-22: Collection description updated by Keertana Marella