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Box 1


Contains 17 Results:

Instructional memoranda, 1917-1918

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F1
Scope and Contents

Instructional memoranda from Camp Lee, Virginia and the Field Artillery Central Officers Training School (F.A.C.O.T.S.) at Camp Zachary Taylor in Louisville, Kentucky. Lecture topics include, in part: Artillery Tactics, Military Topography, and Protection of Guns and Ammunition.

Dates: 1917-1918

Notes (I), 1917-1918

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F2
Scope and Contents

Blank's personal notes from officer training classes held at Camp Zachary Taylor

Dates: 1917-1918

Notes (II), 1917-1918

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F3
Scope and Contents

Blank's personal notes from officer training classes held at Camp Zachary Taylor

Dates: 1917-1918

Miscellaneous correspondence and publications, 1918-1920

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F8
Scope and Contents Contains a letter sent from Marie A. Dunlop Moore to Blank at Camp Zachary; a postcard of a WWI soldier; the pamphlet "The Red Triangle at Camp Zachary Taylor, The Army YMCA"; a card entitled "Flag Signal Instructor" illustrating U.S. Army and Navy Semaphore Code and Morse Code; and the Pictorial Section of The Bayonet (September 6, 1918) including information on African-American recruits. Also contains three issues of ...
Dates: 1918-1920

Tobyhanna Army Depot, 1985-1990

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F9
Scope and Contents

Blank's reminiscences about training at the Tobyhanna Military Reservation while a member of the 1st New York Artillery Company in the early 1910s. Also included are letters from Blank to Alice Schreyer, former Assistant Director of Libraries at the University of Delaware, further explaining the Tobyhanna material that he donated to Special Collections.

Dates: 1985-1990

Dunlop, Mills, Warner, and Moore vs.Sif, 1917

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F10
Scope and Contents

Transcript of the case Warner Moore and Thomas L. Moore, co-partners, doing business under the firm name and style of Dunlop, Mills, Warner, Moore & Co., Proprieters vs. Steamship "Sif," her engines, etc., Aktieselskabet Jacob R. Olsen

Dates: 1917

Frederic Blank vs. U.S.A., 1920-1925

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F11
Scope and Contents Transcript of the case Frederic Blank, et. al. Against United States of America and the International Mercantile Marine Corporation . This case arose when a ship on which Blank was exporting codfish did not unload its cargo in Greece in a timely manner resulting in a loss in value of the fish. The shipping company was deemed not liable due to the Harter Act of 1893 that stipulated that vessels could alter their course during times of war. Blank...
Dates: 1920-1925

Boycott of Blank Co., 1934-1935

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F12
Scope and Contents

Materials related to the boycott of Salubra and Tekko undertaken by the Brotherhood of Painters, Decorators, and Paperhangers of America due to the belief that the wall coverings were products of Germany. The products were accepted as being Swiss-made in 1935 and the boycott was rescinded.

Dates: 1934-1935

Color theory, 1920s-1930s

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F14
Scope and Contents

Information on color theory. Includes a copy of Baumann's Color Guide by Paul Baumann.

Dates: 1920s-1930s

Elements of Algebra, 1894

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F4
Scope and Contents

William J. Milne, Elements of Algebra: A Course for Grammar Schools and Beginners in Public and Private Schools (New York: American Book Company, 1894). Used by Blank at Camp Zachary Taylor.

Dates: 1894

Manual of Interior Guard Duty, 1914

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F5
Scope and Contents

Manual of Interior Guard Duty: U.S. Army, 1914 (New York: Military Publishing Company, 1914). Also includes clipping of a stockade.

Dates: 1914

Engineer Field Manual, 1917

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F6
Scope and Contents

U.S. Army, Engineer Field Manual: Parts I-VII (Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1917). Fifth (Revised) Edition. Part of the Professional Papers of the Corps of Engineers, U.S. Army.

Dates: 1917

Military Field Note Book, 1918

 File — Box: 1, Folder: F7
Scope and Contents

Maj. George R. Guild and Maj. Robert C. Cotton, Military Field Note Book (Menasha, Wisconsin: George Banta Publishing Company, 1918). Third Edition.

Dates: 1918