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Crane, Richard A., Mr. (Richard A. Crane) (1787) Richard Crane Collection

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01 First Month, First Tape
Item Number: 1787AU2119   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Side 1: '1 I Love You!!! #2 Made in Country First Month First Tape 01' Side 2: '2 Did record this [illegible]'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 19 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
02 Napalm Sticks to Kids
Item Number: 1787AU2120   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

[This Item may contain objectionable materials.]

Case: Hand-written case slip. (Front) 'Side 1: [illegible] Charly Adams [illegible] Richard get high in a helicopter. Side 2: X rated'. (On back of slip): 41 Child Sucking on mothers tit gooks down in a fifty pit. Dow Chemical don't give a shit, 'cause Napalm sticks to Kids. 15 Kids in a No

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 19 Jun 2006[Updated: 05 Dec 2018]
03 December 4th
Item Number: 1787AU2121   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Case: Hand-written case slip. (Front) 'Dec 4 Wire Strung arou [sic] 227 [illegible] area. Log Mission Problems Choping [sic] down trees with M-60 Pay + Flt Time Killing Gooks (Back) Basic Pay [illegible]09 Flt 100 HD 65

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 19 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
04 Medals for Nothing, Nothing for Something
Item Number: 1787AU2122   (Click For More Item Information)
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Cassette: 'Tape #3 Side 1 Fall '70 'We Don't Have any Targets' 38 US Killed in action Richard' 'Side 2 Oct 20 '70 Medels [sic] for Nothing and Nothing for something MinnyGun [sic] 02'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 19 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
05 Mid February
Item Number: 1787AU2123   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Cassette: '39 Side 1 Mid Feb'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 19 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
06 War is Hell, Life's a Bitch, Nobody Said it was Going to be Easy
Item Number: 1787AU2124   (Click For More Item Information)
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'43 Charlie Louses [sic] AC orders Hooch Maid Feb 25' 'War is Hell Lifes [sic] a bitch, Nobody said it was going to be Easy Lots of [illegible]'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 19 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
07 UH1 Startup, 29 Days
Item Number: 1787AU2125   (Click For More Item Information)
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Cassette: '2 Start This Side First UH1 Start Up Early info 1' '1 29 days'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 19 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
08 November 21st, 2 Dead VC
Item Number: 1787AU2126   (Click For More Item Information)
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Case: Hand-written case slip: '26 Richard Nov 21 2 V.C. [illegible]' 'Dead VC [illegible] 21 NOV'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 19 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
09 First Blood
Item Number: 1787AU2127   (Click For More Item Information)
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Cassette: '44 Side 1 B52 1000 lb [illegible] 600 [illegible] David [illegible] Rodger [illegible] CC 10-1/2 Hr. [illegible] First Blood No Pit' 'Side 2 X rated tape [illegible] to 2nd Bdg'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 19 Jun 2006[Updated: 13 Dec 2018]
10 Joanne
Item Number: 1787AU2128   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Cassette: Side 1 '36 JoAnne' Side 2 'Blank'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
11 11 December 1970
Item Number: 1787AU2129   (Click For More Item Information)
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Cassette: '30 Dec 11 1970'

Item Creation Date: 11 December 1970

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
12 25 September 1970
Item Number: 1787AU2130   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Cassette: Side 1: '17 Side #1 Sept 25 Your Wife I Love You' Side 2: 'Me Too'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
13 Early December
Item Number: 1787AU2131   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Cassette: Side 1: '29 I Love You Sweetheart' Side 2: 'Letter Dec early'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
14 End of January, David Auth (Heroin)
Item Number: 1787AU2132   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Cassette: Side 1: 'End of Jan After Leave 38' Side 2: 'Gun Talk, Civilians'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
15 November 3rd Killer Hawkins, Gassing RLO's, Major Adams
Item Number: 1787AU2133   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Cassette: '24 Nov 3 '70 Killer Hankin! Gassing RLO's Side 2: Late in A Co Maj Adams'

Item Creation Date: 03 November 1970

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
16 Flair [sic] Mission
Item Number: 1787AU2134   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Cassette: '45 Flair [sic] Missio[sic]'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
17 January 19, ARVN firefight, Song Be
Item Number: 1787AU2135   (Click For More Item Information)
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Cassette: Side 1: '36 #5 ARVN Fire Fight Jan 19 Song Be Lock & Load on Charly' Side 2: 'Jan 20th Re Calling - Leve [sic] Home'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
18 November 23rd
Item Number: 1787AU2136   (Click For More Item Information)
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Hand-written case slip: Side 1: 'Don't Fast Wind Lsh Flight Perm. 10 4x8 Bunker VC and Free Fire Box Rodger Rolling Hot and taking fire Officer Guard Nov 7' Side 2: Richard NW 7 Richard Mon 7' Cassette: '27'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
19 February 17, Take Away the Danger and Vietnam is Boring
Item Number: 1787AU2137   (Click For More Item Information)
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Cassette: '40 Feb 17 Tak [sic] away the Danger and VN is really a bore' Side 2: '2nd Bdg'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
20 February 23, Song Be
Item Number: 1787AU2138   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Cassette: '42 23 Feb A.O. Home Construction'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
21 February 4, Purple Heart
Item Number: 1787AU2139   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Cassette: 'Feb 4 Purpel [sic] Hart [sic] ect [sic]'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
22 November 14, Smashing Rotor Blades
Item Number: 1787AU2140   (Click For More Item Information)
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Cassette: Side 1: '22 Mo Befor [sic] XMAX [sic] Nov 14 [illegible] vs [illegible] Viet Nam weed gathering Smashing Rotor Blades Tape # 4 03 ' Side 2: 'Wish I was There New amplifier'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
23 November 7
Item Number: 1787AU2141   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Cassette: '20 Nov 7' Side 2: 'No Fast'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
24 Flair [sic] Mission
Item Number: 1787AU2142   (Click For More Item Information)
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Cassette: Side 1: '18 I miss you muchly I Love Richard' Side 2: 'Flair Msn'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 20 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
25 Major Sunstrum Leaving, Replaced by Major Adams
Item Number: 1787AU2144   (Click For More Item Information)
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Cassette: Side 1: '23 Me too Sungtrun [sic] Leaving' Side 2: 'Not Interesting'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
26 First Day, 90th ReplacementStation, Cav Rear TOC
Item Number: 1787AU2145   (Click For More Item Information)
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Cassette: Side 1: '#1 first day labor cheap - materiel expensive made in USA 11 90th Replacement Center' Side 2: 'CAV Rear TOC Cau Charm School Church [or, possibly, Chinook]'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
27 March Stand down from Song Be, Mr. Crane Crank Time
Item Number: 1787AU2146   (Click For More Item Information)
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Cassette: Side 1: '#6 Mr Crane Crank Time Spring March 7 Flying w/ Cpt Nelson Stealing sheep O.D. 07' Side 2: 'Johny [sic] Rivers March 8 Stand Down from Songbe'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
28 Music / Jo Anne
Item Number: 1787AU2168   (Click For More Item Information)
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Side A Music broadcast from an unidentified Culpepper radio station. Side B Jo Anne talks about shooting, comparing shotguns with rifles. She has bought Playboy magazines for Richard but cannot find Penthouse. She baked a cake for him and wants to send him wheat germ she got from an aunt. She

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 22 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
28 Third Month, Flew 10 hours, 5 Arc Lights
Item Number: 1787AU2147   (Click For More Item Information)
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Cassette: Side 1: '3rd Month Flew 10 hr. 5 arclights in Like [illegible] Sweetheart, I Love you 13' Side 2: 'Charlie & Sherron & Note of each other Intimacys [sic]'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
29 6-21-91 Basic Training
Item Number: 1787AU2148   (Click For More Item Information)
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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
30 Personal August 15
Item Number: 1787AU2149   (Click For More Item Information)
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Side #1: 'From JoAnne' Side #2: '16 Personel [sic], Aug. 15'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 13 Dec 2018]
31 Steve Allen - I Left My Body
Item Number: 1787AU2150   (Click For More Item Information)
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Crane plays recording of Steve Allen's letter home.

Item Creation Date: 28 October 1970

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
32 No Title
Item Number: 1787AU2151   (Click For More Item Information)
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'X-Rated Tape' Finding the VC.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
33 The Perfect Woman / Drunk Tape
Item Number: 1787AU2152   (Click For More Item Information)
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A: Description of the motor pool - not up to standard. Description of movies with graphic content. Politics and use of military force, American military. Discussion of the 'Cav' coming home.
B: Observations on women and sex.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 13 Dec 2018]
34 Jo Anne / Blank
Item Number: 1787AU2169   (Click For More Item Information)
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Friday, March 12 Jo Anne tells Richard about seeing a movie: 'Diary of a Mad Housewife.' She tells him about the arrival of 'massage parlors' in Virginia, and the 'little old ladies' moving to have them outlawed. Jo Anne disagrees with this. Also, the ground hogs have come out of hibernation; she

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Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 22 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
34 Hard Day at the Office
Item Number: 1787AU2153   (Click For More Item Information)
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Contrasting life in Vietnam with life 'back in the world.'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
35 Late Octrober 1970
Item Number: 1787AU2154   (Click For More Item Information)
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Missing pictures.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
36 December 25
Item Number: 1787AU2155   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Family Christmas.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
37 Letters VN
Item Number: 1787AU2156   (Click For More Item Information)
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In this audio letter to his wife, Richard describes it as X-rated because he is discussing his views on sex and marriage.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 05 Dec 2018]
38 Letters
Item Number: 1787AU2157   (Click For More Item Information)
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Description of Richard's new stereo.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 05 Dec 2018]
39 January 28
Item Number: 1787AU2158   (Click For More Item Information)
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Car troubles.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
40 You Can Use My Saddle When You Come Home
Item Number: 1787AU2159   (Click For More Item Information)
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Letter from a relative talking about college life.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 21 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
41 October 31st
Item Number: 1787AU2160   (Click For More Item Information)
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Flare mission.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 22 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
42 No Title
Item Number: 1787AU2161   (Click For More Item Information)
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Letter from JoAnne, discussing Captain Conner and the finance company; checking and savings accounts.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 22 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
43 No Title
Item Number: 1787AU2162   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

Several girls planning a party, singing 'Silent Night.'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 22 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
44 No Title
Item Number: 1787AU2163   (Click For More Item Information)
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Gender equality, housework, 'stepping out.'

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 22 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
45 No Title
Item Number: 1787AU2164   (Click For More Item Information)
 Audio

JoAnne asking Richard to write more often; discussing Christmas, R&R.

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 22 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
46 VN 46
Item Number: 1787AU2165   (Click For More Item Information)
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Side A Crane discusses the problems of and instructs his wife in the finer aspects of recording audio letters, and discusses his music collection. He also talks about some pictures sent to him by his wife, along with financial concerns. Also instructions regarding car maintenance. Side B Automotive

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 22 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
48-1 The Wife
Item Number: 1787AU2167   (Click For More Item Information)
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Side A Richard narrates a series of pictures he sent to Jo Anne. #1 Prisoner of War camp outside of Long Binh. #2 LZ BETTY Fire Support Base. #3 Closer photograph of BETTY - note 155mm howitzers. #4 Flying in formation on the way to Tay Ninh - note shadows. #5 Another formation shot. #8 City of

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Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 22 Jun 2006[Updated: 20 Nov 2013]
52 VN 50
Item Number: 1787AU2171   (Click For More Item Information)
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NOT DIGITIZED

[VNCA Note: Blank tape.]

Item Creation Date: No Date

Collection: Richard Crane Collection

Added: 22 Jun 2006[Updated: 21 Dec 2018]
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