02/19/U0485 Guide to the Robert Enterline Papers Enterline, Robert Finding Aid Authors: Whitney Willis.

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Guide to the Robert Enterline Papers University of North Texas Special Collections Overview of the Collection Robert Enterline Papers 1996 - 1998 02/19/U0485 Enterline, Robert, 1927-2014 1.00 English University of North Texas Special Collections
University of North Texas, Willis Library 1155 Union Circle # 305190 Denton, TX, URL: https://library.unt.edu/special-collections/
This collection contains a video, newspaper clippings, photographs, and correspondence regarding the dedication of a memorial plaque to the ASTP Unit 3890, 103rd Infantry Division.
Administrative History:

The Army Specialized Training Program was instituted by the U.S. Army during World War II at U.S. universities to meet wartime demands for soldiers with technical and professional skills.

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Corporate Name: North Texas State Teachers College Genre/Form of Material: Correspondence Newspapers Photographs Videotapes Topical Term: Memorials--Texas World War II (1939-1945)
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Processing Information:

Entered 5/28/2014 by Whitney Willis. Processed 5/27/2014 by Whitney Willis

Conditions Governing Use:

Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is not restricted.

Preferred Citation:

Robert Enterline Papers, University of North Texas Special Collections

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

This collection is stored at the Willis Library and is available for same-day paging.

This collection includes one VHS tape.

Arrangement of Materials:

This collection is arranged chronologically.

Scope and Contents

Robert Enterline proposed a memorial be built for members of his Army Specialized Training Program (ASTP) Unit, #3890. The unit was transfered from their training at North Texas State Teachers College to the 103rd Infantry Division in the spring of 1944 before being sent overseas to serve in France and Germany.

A memorial plaque was made and a ceremony for its unveiling took place on June 30, 1997 at the UNT University Union courtyard. The plaque was on permenant display at the union. It honors the ten men of AST Unit 3890 who died in action. Four members of the unit, John Dolan, Robert Enterline, Pierce Evans, and Dr. Andrew Setliffe were present at the ceremony.

Detailed List of Contents id78235 1 704369 id78236 1 1 Robert R. Enterline undated id78239 1 2 Video of Memorial Dedication 1997 June 30 Scope and Contents

This is a VHS tape titled ASTP #3890 103rd Infantry Division Memorial Plaque Dedication. The video is 43 minutes. A photocopy of the envelope the video tape was sent in, to the UNT Office of Development, is included in the folder as well.

id79942 1 3 Correspondence 1996 January 9 - 1998 June 3 Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding the memorial and dedication ceremony for the memorial.

id79946 1 4 Clippings 1997 June 26 - 1997 July 3 Scope and Contents

Local newspaper clippings about the ASTP Unit #3890 memorial plaque unveiling and ceremony.

id79952 1 5 Publications 1997 June 30; 1997 Scope and Contents

This folder includes the program memorial dedication ceremony program and a copy of The North Texan - A University of North Texas Publication for Alumni and Friends from the Fall of 1997.

id79953 1 6 Images: Photos 1997 June 29; undated Scope and Contents

Three photos of Robert Enterline, John Donlan, Pierce Evans, and Dr. Andrew Setliffe gathered together for the memorial dedication ceremony. Two copies of older photos of unknown subject - one is of two men in an army uniform and the other is of a building.

id79955 1 7 Images: Scans 1997; undated Scope and Contents

This folder includes scans and photocopies of photographs and newspaper clippings regarding the memorial plaque dedication and ceremony. There is one scan of the memorial plaque. There is one scan of three photos including Robert Enterlind John Dolan, Pierce Evans, Andrew Setliffe and wife, and Zella Cagle taken at the UNT White House on June 30, 1997. There are two photocopies of a photo of the AST Unit 3890 from August 24, 1943.