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Dr. I. Thomas Sheppard Collection (1705) Finding Aid

Item Number: 17050000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Photographs, awards, audiotapes, film, uniforms, Officer Efficiency Reports, a research paper titled 'The Administration of U. S. Military Assistance to Greece Under the Truman Doctrine,' a Program for the Field Artillery Officer Candidate School Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at Fort Sill, and a Vietnam War Memoir documenting I. Thomas Sheppard's service in the United States Army. Also, personal memoirs and articles written for publication by Sheppard address the issue of women in combat and the workplace.

Dates

  • 12 December 2005

Biographical / Historical

I. Thomas Sheppard arrived in Vietnam in June of 1965 as a member of the United States Army, Military Intelligence Branch. From 1965 to 1966, Sheppard served as Chief Intelligence Briefing Officer to General William C. Westmoreland. Sheppard has held the ranks of Major and Lieutenant Colonel.
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
2.0
Pages
1
Location(s)
Photograph Collection; Individual Collections-S; Cold Storage; Deep Cold Storage Vault; Museum Objects
7
Photographs

VA043672-VA043707: 32 Vietnamese Information Service Photographs, 1964-1965
3 Photographs taken by I. Thomas Sheppard during Korean Conflict, 1954
1 Photograph of I. Thomas Sheppard and Colonel B. Cooper, 26 May 1995
1 Negative: Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Sheppard receiving an award for Army adopted suggestion, 1968
1 Negative: Promotion of I. Thomas Sheppard to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, 1968
8 Negatives: Bunkers and positions the 24th Division took over from 45th Division in Korea, 1953
VAN019970-VAN019979

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2
Museum Objects

1705museum2171: United States Army Blue Dress Mess Uniform
1705museum2172: United States Army White Dress Mess Uniform

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2
Moving Images

1705VI2074: 16mm film shot by 1st Lieutenant Thomas Sheppard at the Jungle Warfare Training Center
1705VI2075: Aerial Fire Power Training Film

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2
Audio

1705AU1712: Audio Cassette: Dr. Tom Sheppard: "Communicating with your Organization (Part 1 and 2)
1705AU1713-17: 5 Audio Letters from Major Thomas Sheppard to his wife

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1
Oral History

OH0444 Interview with I. Thomas Sheppard

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  • 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D059.4]]

Inventory

  • Box N/A
  • Program for the Field Artillery Officer Candidate School Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, 26 May 1995
  • General Orders awarding Major I. Thomas Sheppard the Bronze Star Medal (First Oak Leaf Cluster), 13 January 1967
  • Citation awarding Major I. Thomas Sheppard the Bronze Star Medal (First Oak Leaf Cluster)
  • Officer Efficiency Reports for Major I. Thomas Sheppard, 6 January 1966 - 13 December 1971
  • Research Paper written by I. Thomas Sheppard titled "The Administration of U.S. Military Assistance to Greece Under the Truman Doctrine"
  • Memoir written by I. Thomas Sheppard titled "Confessions of a Dial Soaper"
  • Memoir written by I. Thomas Sheppard titled "Men are From Mars and Mars is the God of War" (no date)
  • Coping with the Officer Romance: Some Down-to-Earth Advice by I. Thomas Sheppard (from American Management Assoc. Inc. April 1973)
  • If Kidnappers Strike... by I. Thomas SHeppard (from Harvard Business Review, Jan-Feb 1982)
  • Negotiating with the Demon by I. Thomas SHeppard (from Management Review Vol. 69 Num. 7)
  • Rite of Passage... Women for the Inner Circle by I. Thomas SHeppard (from Management Review, July 1981)
  • The Pow in Power by I. Thomas SHeppard (from Executive Female, March 1982)
7
Photographs

VA043672-VA043707: 32 Vietnamese Information Service Photographs, 1964-1965
3 Photographs taken by I. Thomas Sheppard during Korean Conflict, 1954
1 Photograph of I. Thomas Sheppard and Colonel B. Cooper, 26 May 1995
1 Negative: Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Sheppard receiving an award for Army adopted suggestion, 1968
1 Negative: Promotion of I. Thomas Sheppard to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, 1968
8 Negatives: Bunkers and positions the 24th Division took over from 45th Division in Korea, 1953
VAN019970-VAN019979

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2
Museum Objects

1705museum2171: United States Army Blue Dress Mess Uniform
1705museum2172: United States Army White Dress Mess Uniform

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2
Moving Images

1705VI2074: 16mm film shot by 1st Lieutenant Thomas Sheppard at the Jungle Warfare Training Center
1705VI2075: Aerial Fire Power Training Film

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2
Audio

1705AU1712: Audio Cassette: Dr. Tom Sheppard: "Communicating with your Organization (Part 1 and 2)
1705AU1713-17: 5 Audio Letters from Major Thomas Sheppard to his wife

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1
Oral History

OH0444 Interview with I. Thomas Sheppard

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Pub Credit Line
17050000000, Dr. I. Thomas Sheppard Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 12 Dec 2005 [Updated: 02 Oct 2019]