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Daniel L. & Jean Williams Collection (1822) Finding Aid

Item Number: 18220000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Approximately one linear foot of photographs, negatives, slides, one DVD, one 8mm film, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and articles document Daniel L. Williams' service with Air America in Laos during the Vietnam Conflict. Most materials date from the war period and are in good condition.

Dates

  • 25 September 2006
Title
Finding Aid
Length (Linear Feet)
1.0
Pages
1
Location(s)
D055.4; D055.2; Photograph Collection; Negative Collection; Slide Collection; Cold Storage Vault
494
Photographs

VA050303-VA050649, VA050652-VA050654, VA050656-VA050674 : 369 photographs of Daniel Williams' service in Air America
VAN012250, VAN011250-VAN011367 : 117 negatives of Daniel Williams' service in Air America

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124
Slides

VAS040861-VAS040984 : Slides documenting Daniel Williams' service in Air America including LS-20A in the province of Long Tieng, Laos

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2
Moving Images

1822VI2318: DVD: Film footage shot by Daniel L. Williams while in Laos with Air America
1822VI2365: Phan Rang AFB, Saigon 1965, Buffalo Demonstration, Recovery of Porter N357F in North Laos (8mm film)

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  • Box 1: [1] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D055.2 ]]
  • Box 2: [2] [TTU - Southwest Collections Building, Stacks [D055.6 ]]

Inventory

  • Oversized newspaper clippings
  • * Some materials have been placed in Restricted Access due to personal information. Sanitized photocopies have replaced them in the collection.
  • Envelope and letter from Brad Williams to Dan Williams from the 1960s
  • Letter and article titled "Where Are They Now?" from the Air America Log by Jesse Walton
  • Letter, article and presentation by William M. Leary - "The Aircraft of Air America" & "The CIA and the 'Secret' War in Laos: The Battle for Skyline Ridge, 1971-72"
  • Correspondence from Eldbjorg Tobin, Librarian of Chippewa Valley Museum, 1993 & 1995
  • Manuscript: SAR - January 13 & 14, 1965
  • Article: Rendezvous of Friends
  • Newspaper clippings
494
Photographs

VA050303-VA050649, VA050652-VA050654, VA050656-VA050674 : 369 photographs of Daniel Williams' service in Air America
VAN012250, VAN011250-VAN011367 : 117 negatives of Daniel Williams' service in Air America

Click here to view all Photographs
124
Slides

VAS040861-VAS040984 : Slides documenting Daniel Williams' service in Air America including LS-20A in the province of Long Tieng, Laos

Click here to view all Slides
2
Moving Images

1822VI2318: DVD: Film footage shot by Daniel L. Williams while in Laos with Air America
1822VI2365: Phan Rang AFB, Saigon 1965, Buffalo Demonstration, Recovery of Porter N357F in North Laos (8mm film)

Click here to view all Moving Images

Pub Credit Line
18220000000, Daniel L. & Jean Williams Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 25 Sep 2006 [Updated: 06 Nov 2017]