Collection consists of letters written to his former professor
Harold Bradley while Clodius was in the service during World War II; he was based in
Florida and then Africa. Subjects include basic training, camp experiences, descriptions
of fellow soldiers including their dialects, observations of African peoples, an account
of social activities of British soldiers, complaints on inactivity, and trips to Egypt,
Palestine, and Italy. He also comments on events at Stanford as related to him by Prof.
Albert Howard Clodius studied history at Stanford University before and after World War
II. He later taught at Ventura College and Northrop University in Southern
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