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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 2Add to your cart.
Barcode: 642748
Folder 1: Insurance and Finance, 1976-1978, 1984Add to your cart.
Contains financial documents and receipts along with insurance information.
Folder 2: Letter Orders and Other Documents, 1974-1991Add to your cart.
Contains assignment orders from the military and other related documents.
Folder 3: Lockheed Martin/MEADS Account Book, 2007Add to your cart.
Contains a documentation of account information as well as printouts of e-mail correspondence.
Folder 4: Out Processing Info, 1991Add to your cart.
Contains documentation related to travel and leave.
Folder 5: Personal Notebook: Professional Notebook, Pt. 1, 1974-1992Add to your cart.
Contains evaluations and certificates for Green's military service during this period.
Folder 6: Personal Notebook: Professional Notebook, Pt. 2, 1974-1992Add to your cart.
Contains evaluations and certificates for Green's military service during this period.
Folder 7: Personal Notebook, 1994Add to your cart.
Contains newsletters related to Green's company from 1994, Green and Associates. The newsletter is entitled "The Fluctuating Times." Genealogy information is included along with several documents regarding courses taught by Green. Records of reviews/articles published are among the papers.
Folder 8: Photo File, undatedAdd to your cart.
Contains photo prints of military vehicles and weapons. The patriot missile is featured in many of these photos.
Folder 9: Photo File, 1974-1991Add to your cart.
Contains large photo prints from military academies and professional photographers. The images show the progression in the rank of Green during her military career. Several group photos are included. A program for the graduation exercises for the United States Women's Army Corps Center and School is included.
Folder 10: Promotions, 1976, 1984, 1991Add to your cart.
Contains documentation of promotions received during the course of Green's military career.
Folder 11: Published Articles, 1997, 1999-2002, 2004Add to your cart.
Contains articles written by Linda Green. The publications are the Alabama Genealogical Society, United Daughters of the Confederacy and The Ripley County Heritage. The article titles are Colonel Hilary Abner Herbert: the War Years, Beauregard's Faded Star: Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard, The Jeffreys Family of Northwest Alabama: Where They Came From and Fayette County Alabama, 1850 Agricultural Census. Green also appears in a photograph, and is mentioned in an article about donations by genealogical societies in the Library of Congress Information Bulletin.
Folder 12: Records Review, 1975, 1978, 1982Add to your cart.
Contains documentation of Green's military records.
Folder 13: The Dement Family Association, 2007-07-20Add to your cart.
Contains the Dement Family Association reunion program.
Folder 14: Thesis Info, 1971Add to your cart.
Contains an article submitted by Green to the Department of Archives and History in Raleigh, North Carolina. Two photographs of Nell Battle Lewis are included in addition to the research materials used.
Folder 15: Travel Orders for TDY and Receipt, 1971, 1991-1992Add to your cart.
Contains documentation related to travel.
Folder 16: U.S. Army Corps Surface-to-Air Missile Project Office: Logistics and Manprint Analysis, Pt. 1, 1992-09-30Add to your cart.
This details the operations of the Surface-to-Air Missile Project Office.
Folder 17: U.S. Army Corps Surface-to-Air Missile Project Office: Logistics and Manprint Analysis, Pt. 2, 1992-09-30Add to your cart.
Folder 18: United Daughters of the Confederacy Info, 2007-2008Add to your cart.
Contains paperwork from the United Daughters of the Confederacy and a program for Confederate Memorial Services at Arlington National Cemetery.

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