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William B. McIver, Mr. (William B. McIver) (2255) William B. McIver Collection


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William B. McIver Collection (2255) Finding Aid
Item Number: 22550000000   (Click For More Item Information)

Book titled By Dead Reckoning: From the Great Depression to the First Vietnam War by William B. McIver describes McIver's life from the time he was raised on a sharecropper cotton farm in West Texas during the Great Depression to his service in the United States Navy during the Korean War and the French Indochina War in the 1950s. The book also gives McIver's family background dating back to their arrival from Scotland to Colonial North Carolina.

Added: 16 Oct 2009[Updated: 16 Oct 2009]