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Historic Newspapers Online for Genealogical
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18th- through Early 20th-century Newspapers from the U. S., England, Scotland,
Ireland & Australia!
Thanks to the continued generosity of Jack Novicki, I
have the following information for those of you who may have saved items
of military history. These are taken from Jack's letters to Missing
If you are a veteran, or a descendant of a deceased
veteran, please remember that there is a place for that special
memorabilia, for your recorded memories, and for your personal piece of
the history that you helped to make.
Please consider recording your memories on tape, or
writing them down, and sharing a copy of them with your family and with
one of the institutions below.
And thank you for being there for
"I know that the U.S. Army Military
Institute collects military items, photographs, documents, and personal
diaries of servicemen. It is a source for military research and every item of
a historical nature can, at some time in the future, help a historian in his
work. If some of your readers cannot contact a relative they might want to
donate an item or a copy to the institute. You can be sure that the item will
not be lost or discarded. They will catalogue and preserve it. The address is:
U.S. Army Military Institute ATTN: Nancy L. Gilbert, Assistant Dir. for
Library Services (Acquisitions) 22 Ashburn Drive, Carlisle Barracks Carlisle,
PA 17013-5008 Jack and Peg Novicki Pajznovici@aol.com"
"As a result of my letter to the
editor that appeared in MISSING LINKS, Vol. 6, No. 13, (you
can read this issue here) I have received many e-mails relating to
military donations, not only to the Army Institute but also to the Navy and
Air Force. The following addresses and URLs should lead readers to the
information they are looking for."
U.S. Army Military History Institute
ATTN: Nancy L. Gilbert, Assistant Dir.
For Library Services (Acquisitions)
22 Ashburn Drive, Carlisle Barracks
Carlisle, PA 17013-5008
Part of Mission Statement: MHI accepts donations
of paper, letters, scrapbooks, diaries, photographs and other materials representing military service from
all eras. All donated items, are cataloged, inventoried, stored, cross-referenced
and preserved as an important contribution to our nationís military
This is a very informative site.
NAVAL HISTORICAL CENTER
Washington Navy Yard
805 Kidder Breese SE
Washington, D.C. 20374-5060
Naval Historical Center
Marine Corps Historical Center
1254 Charles Morris Street SE
Washington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5040
Marine Corps Historical
Head / Chief Historian (HDH-1) - (202) 433 3839
History Writing Unit (HDH-1-1) - (202) 433-4244
Oral History Unit (HDH-1-2) ----- (202) 433-4222
Reference Section (HDH-2) ----- (202) 433-3483
Archives Section (HDH-3) ------- (202) 433-3439
U.S. Air Force Museum
A superbly rich site with broad historical content and photographs. Site navigation is straight forward with
many intra site links. Located at Wright-Patterson AFB in Dayton, Ohio.
U.S. Air Force