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James Nelson Collection (828) Finding Aid

Item Number: 8280000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Book featuring the art of James Davis Nelson titled 'Vietnam War Paintings.'

Dates

  • 10 December 2008

Biographical / Historical

James Davis Nelson served in Vietnam from 1967-1968 as a rifleman and machine gunner with the 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry, 25th Infantry Division. After his talent for drawing and painting was discovered, he was transferred to the 18th Military History Detachment at Cu Chi to become a combat artist.
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Books

Vietnam War Paintings by James Davis Nelson, 2003

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Books

Vietnam War Paintings by James Davis Nelson, 2003


Pub Credit Line
8280000000, James Nelson Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 10 Dec 2008 [Updated: 10 Dec 2008]