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Gloria Glover Gates Collection (2694) Finding Aid

Item Number: 26940000000
 Collection

Scope and Contents

Approximately less than a quarter of a linear foot of slides, photographs, leaflets dropped over Nha Trang, and a certificate relating to the service of Gloria Glover Gates in the SRAO (Supplement Recreation Activities Overseas also known as Donut Dollies) in 1968 in and around Bearcat and Nha Trang.

Dates

  • 30 November 2015

Biographical / Historical

Gloria Glover Gates was born in 1945 in Union City, Tennessee. She volunteered for the American Red Cross Supplemental Recreation Activities Overseas, aka Donut Dollies in 1968. She worked as a programmer and was stationed at Bearcat with the 9th Infantry Division, as well as at Nha Trang, and temporarily, at Cam Rhon Bay. After she returned form Vietnam in September 1968 she married and taught school for 35 years.
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Finding Aid
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Location(s)
Individual Collections-G; Photograph Collection; Slide Collection
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Photographs

36 photographs of children around Nha Trang

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Slides

303 slides of aerial views of Saigon, incountry structures, people of Vietnam, Buddhist orphanage outside Bearcat, ships on Mekong Delta which supplies the mobile riverine forces, the SRAO billet at Bearcat, fellow Donut Dollies, transportation, and troops in and around Nha Trang and Bearcat in 1968.

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Inventory

  • Propaganda leaflets that were dropped over Nha Trang
  • Certificate to Gloria Glover Gated for her service in Donut Dollies 1968
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Photographs

36 photographs of children around Nha Trang

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Slides

303 slides of aerial views of Saigon, incountry structures, people of Vietnam, Buddhist orphanage outside Bearcat, ships on Mekong Delta which supplies the mobile riverine forces, the SRAO billet at Bearcat, fellow Donut Dollies, transportation, and troops in and around Nha Trang and Bearcat in 1968.

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Pub Credit Line
26940000000, Gloria Glover Gates Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 30 Nov 2015 [Updated: 05 Apr 2016]