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Linda L. Green Papers, 1974-2015 | Manuscripts

By S. Ivie

Collection Overview

Title: Linda L. Green Papers, 1974-2015Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates:1991-2010
ID: 01/AR006
Primary Creator: Linda L. Green (1946-present)
Extent: 9.0 Boxes
Arrangement: This series is arranged chronologically and alphabetically according to the contents of each box.
Date Acquired: 04/11/2008. More info below under Accruals.

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Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection contains the cards, writings, personal and official documents of Lieutenant Colonel Linda L. Green. Linda L. Green is a retired military officer who has membership in various societies. Among these, she has held membership or is affiliated with the United States Daughters of 1812, the Daughters of the American Revolution and the Daughters of the Union Veterans of the Civil War. She served a term as president of the National Society of the United States Daughters of 1812 in the District of Columbia in 2005 (the final date mentioned in this collection is 2009). These societies have a commitment to preserving the memories of those soldiers of past conflicts through dedication ceremonies and other publicized events. These papers document much of the activities of these groups.

In addition to her work in military and veterans societies, Linda L. Green is a published author. The first draft for her book about the 8th Alabama Infantry is included with this collection. The book is entitled, "First, For the Duration." Another book mentioned in this collection, called "Logistics Engineering," is also authored by her.  She has written articles for Alabama Genealogical Society, United Daughters of the Confederacy Magazine and The Ripley County Heritage. She has also compiled agricultural census data and marriage records for many states in the south for periods throughout the 1800s.

Linda L. Green received a B.A. in History and an M.A. in History from East Carolina University. She is a graduate of many logistics courses from the Army Logistics Management Center, the Naval War College and the Army Command and General Staff College. Prior to joining the Army, she was an Assistant Professor of History at Jackson State College in Jackson, Mississippi.

Included with Green's personal correspondence are several Christmas cards and birthday cards with the letters from friends, family members and colleagues, as well as photographs.

Biographical Note

Linda L. Green was born on September 12th, 1946. She was educated at East Carolina University, where she received both a bachelor's degree and a master's degree. Green taught history classes for a short time before entering the military in the 1970s, where she furthered her education through a series of logisitics courses. She was also in the history department at the United States Military Academy at West Point. Green is a prolific writer and frequent publisher in such genealogical magazines as the Alabama Genealogical Society and the Ripley County Heritage. She has authored books and papers on the Civil War and she gathers agricultural census data for publication purposes relating to genealogical societies.

Administrative Information

Repository: Manuscripts
Accruals: Accruals: 2008-008, 2012-022, 2016-040
Access Restrictions: This collection is not restricted.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Archives and Rare Books department. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hour notice prior to use.
Acquisition Source: Linda L. Green
Acquisition Method: Gift

Box and Folder Listing

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Box 5Add to your cart.
Barcode: 642751
Folder 1: Alabama Genealogical Society, Inc. Vol.30-33, 1998-2001Add to your cart.
Contains parts and pages from the Alabama Genealogical Society Magazine.
Folder 2: BBB: Crown Worldwide Moving and Storage, 2007-01-05Add to your cart.
Contains a letter from the Better Business Bureau regarding property damage as a result of a move.
Folder 3: Citizen for the Bush Agenda, 2004-11-03Add to your cart.
Contains a photo reproduction of George and Laura Bush with a message on the back from the Citizens United for the Bush Agenda campaign.
Folder 4: Comic Strip Copies, undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains photocopies of cartoons related to work.
Folder 5: Lincoln Framed Letter, undatedAdd to your cart.
Reproduction of Abraham Lincoln's famous speech.
Folder 6: Logistics Move Toward the Future Handbook, 1994-03-01Add to your cart.
Contains a program for the logistics course taught by Linda Green and photocopies of genealogical work published in The Ripley County Heritage.
Folder 7: Manprint, 2000-2001Add to your cart.
Contains meeting notes and photocopies related to work.
Folder 8: Military Papers, 1979-1985Add to your cart.
Contains military papers for Green's years of active service.
Folder 9: Military Records and Photos, undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains photos and documentation of military service.
Folder 10: National Museum of the Marine Corps, 2006Add to your cart.
Contains a catalog of the National Museum of the Marine Corps.
Folder 11: New York Tribune, June 29, 1863 - July 7, 1863, undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains an article along with a map documenting the Battle of Gettysburg.
Folder 12: Old Lawrence Reminiscences, Sept. 2001, Vol. 15, No. 3, 2001-09Add to your cart.
On the cover page is written: "A journal of Lawrence County, Alabama history and genealogy."
Folder 13: Phi Alpha Theta Certificate, 1967, 2003Add to your cart.
Contains a certificate from Phi Alpha Theta and a certificate from George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate. Also includes a photo reproduction of the portrait painting of George Bush. Includes a photo reproduction of George W. Bush.
Folder 14: Record Book 8th Alabama Infantry CSA, undatedAdd to your cart.
These are Linda Green's notes on her book about the 8th Alabama Infantry.
Folder 15: Red Notebook: Continuation of Record Book, 8th Alabama Infantry, CSA, undatedAdd to your cart.
This book contains more of Green's notes on her book about the 8th Alabama Infantry.
Folder 16: The Ripley County Heritage, 2002Add to your cart.
"A Quarterly Publication of the Ripley County Historical Society" is written on the front cover.
Folder 17: UDC Magazine, 2001-06Add to your cart.
Contains 3 copies of the June/July, 2001 issue, which includes Green's article on Beauregard on page 17.

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