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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 7Add to your cart.
 
Barcode: 642753
Folder 1: N.S.U.S.D. of 1812, 1958-1961, 1969, 2007Add to your cart.
Contains a yearbook for the National Society of the United States Daughters of 1812 for Pennsylvania. A membership roster for 1969 is included. Contains an 8x10 inch page of 3 uncut photo prints. A proclamation for the Tennessee Society of the United States Daughters of 1812 is included.
Folder 2: N.S.U.S.D. of 1812 Annual Report, 2005-2006Add to your cart.
Contains correspondence and financial documentation for the National Society for the U.S. Daughters of 1812.
Folder 3: N.S.U.S.D. of 1812 Carnation Pin Laminate and 1812 Information, 2006-2007Add to your cart.
 
Folder 4: Photo File, 1986-2988, 2001, 2003, 2006Add to your cart.
 
Folder 5: Alabama Society - Daughters of the American Revolution Program, undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains a program for the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Folder 6: BMC4I, Medium Extended Air Defense System (M.E.A.D.S.) Document, undatedAdd to your cart.
Documentation of the MEADS system.
Folder 7: Birthday Card, Heritage Club, NSDAR, undatedAdd to your cart.
Birthday card for Linda Green. National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Folder 8: Certificate of Nomination, Semper Fidelis Society, undatedAdd to your cart.
Certificate for Linda L. Green.
Folder 9: Correspondence, undatedAdd to your cart.
Includes photo prints. Contains cards, letters and other correspondence from family, friends and acquaintances. A card from George and Laura Bush is included as well as a photographic reproduction of John McCain and Sarah Palin.
Folder 10: Correspondence 2, undatedAdd to your cart.
Includes photo prints. Contains cards and letters from family and colleagues. A program for the 7th Annual Remembrance Illumination from the Gettysburg Foundation is included.
Folder 11: Correspondence 3, undatedAdd to your cart.
Includes photo prints. Contains cards and letters from family and colleagues.
Folder 12: Correspondence 4, undatedAdd to your cart.
Birthday card for Linda Green. National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Folder 13: Correspondence 5, undatedAdd to your cart.
Includes photo prints. Contains cards and letters from family and colleagues.
Folder 14: Correspondence 6 - Cards & Letters, undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains cards and letters from family and colleagues. Includes an invitation to the Iron Cross Dedication for Major John Pelham. A Certificate of Appreciation is included from the Veterans of Foreign Wars acknowledging Linda Green as a Golden Circle Member in 2011.
Folder 15: District of Columbia Society - National Society U.S. Daughters of 1812, undatedAdd to your cart.
Includes documentation of Linda Green's membership in and presidency of the National Society of the U.S. Daughters of 1812.
Folder 16: Employment Documents, undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains information about Linda Green's employment with SAIC (Security Applications International Corporation) and a later document regarding disability status.
Folder 17: Financial Documents - U.S. Daughters of 1812, 2007-2008Add to your cart.
Contains financial details for the U.S. Daughters of 1812 during 2007 and 2008.
Folder 18: Fianacial Documents - U.S. Daughters of 1812 Pt. 2, 2007-2008Add to your cart.
Contains financial details for the U.S. Daughters of 1812 during 2007 and 2008. This is part two.
Folder 19: Huntsville Times - Civil War Issue, 2011-04-10Add to your cart.
Contains an insert from the Huntsville Times featuring an article on the Civil War with Robert Redford. He is also on the cover. 2011-04-10
Folder 20: Huntsville Times Newspaper - Tornado, April-May 2011Add to your cart.
Contains coverage of the tornado aftermath in 2011 in Alabama. Several photos of the destruction are featured on the front pages.
Folder 21: National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution, Yearbook, 2009-2010Add to your cart.
Contains the yearbook for the Daughters of the American Revolution. Contact information of the members is listed.
Folder 22: National Society United States Daughters of 1812 Newsletter, 2011-02Add to your cart.
Contains the newsletter for the United States Daughters of 1812.
Folder 23: Newspaper Article on Maj. John Pelham, 2010-11-09Add to your cart.
Contains the newspaper article over the Dedication of the Iron Cross honoring Major John Pelham by the National Daughters of the Confederacy. 2010-11-09
Folder 24: John Pelham Memorial Service, Various Society Documents, 2010Add to your cart.
Contains the documentation of the Major Pelham Dedication in addition to other paperwork documenting services for other soldiers.
Folder 25: Personal Card, 2010-08-12Add to your cart.
Contains a personal card addressed to Linda Green.
Folder 26: Printout and Personal Letters, 1999, 2000Add to your cart.
Contains a printout documenting the donation of materials to a library by the Daughters of the American Revolution. An article about a local man opening up a miniature train to the public is included. A Christmas letter with family reunion images is also included.
Folder 27: U.S. Daughters of 1812 Documents, 2006-2008Add to your cart.
Contains documents for the U.S. Daughters of 1812. Directories and letters are included.
Folder 28: U.S. Daughters of 1812 Documents 2, 2007-2008Add to your cart.
Contains documents, pamphlets and brochures for the U.S. Daughters of 1812. 2007-2008
Folder 29: U.S. Daughters of 1812 Documents, Veterans & Memorial Brochures, 2010-2011Add to your cart.
Documents for the U.S. Daughters of 1812. 2010-2011
Folder 30: U.S. Daughters of 1812, District of Columbia Society, Letter, 2010-09-20Add to your cart.
Contains a letter addressed to members and prospective members to the U.S. Daughters of 1812. 2010-09-20

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