By S. Ivie
|Title:||Linda L. Green Papers, 1974-2018|
|Primary Creator:||Linda L. Green (1946-present)|
|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.|
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.
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|Accruals:||Accruals: 2008-008, 2012-022, 2016-040, 2018-015|
|Acquisition Source:||Linda L. Green|
|Preferred Citation:||Linda L. Green Papers, University of North Texas Special Collections|
|Finding Aid Revision History:||December 2018 by Nicole Yatsonsky - added Box 12, updated collection Dates|
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Box and Folder Listing
Contains parts and pages from the Alabama Genealogical Society Magazine.
Contains a letter from the Better Business Bureau regarding property damage as a result of a move.
Contains a photo reproduction of George and Laura Bush with a message on the back from the Citizens United for the Bush Agenda campaign.
Contains photocopies of cartoons related to work.
Reproduction of Abraham Lincoln's famous speech.
Contains a program for the logistics course taught by Linda Green and photocopies of genealogical work published in The Ripley County Heritage.
Contains meeting notes and photocopies related to work.
Contains military papers for Green's years of active service.
Contains photos and documentation of military service.
Contains a catalog of the National Museum of the Marine Corps.
Contains an article along with a map documenting the Battle of Gettysburg.
On the cover page is written: "A journal of Lawrence County, Alabama history and genealogy."
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.
These are Linda Green's notes on her book about the 8th Alabama Infantry.
This book contains more of Green's notes on her book about the 8th Alabama Infantry.
"A Quarterly Publication of the Ripley County Historical Society" is written on the front cover.
Contains 3 copies of the June/July, 2001 issue, which includes Green's article on Beauregard on page 17.