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  • Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Title: Carroll Thomas Blanck papers
    Creator: Blanck, Carroll Thomas
    Source: aGatherin'
    Identifier/Call Number: Biomed.1016
    Physical Description: .8 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): circa 1917-1928
    Physical Location: Stored off-site. All requests to access special collections material must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
    Language of Material: Materials are in English.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Unprocessed collection. Material is unavailable for access. Please contact Special Collections reference (spec-coll@library.ucla.edu) for more information.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Carroll Thomas Blanck Papers (Collection 1016). Louise M. Darling Biomedical Library History and Special Collections for the Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Purchased from aGatherin' from Franklin E. Murphy, M.D. Fund, 2018.

    Processing Information

    Collections are processed to a variety of levels depending on the work necessary to make them usable, their perceived user interest and research value, availability of staff and resources, and competing priorities. Library Special Collections provides a standard level of preservation and access for all collections and, when time and resources permit, conducts more intensive processing. These materials have been arranged and described according to national and local standards and best practices.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 8786746 

    Biographical / Historical

    Carroll Thomas Blanck served with the Signal Corps beginning in 1917. He was awarded the Army Distinguished Service Medal on his 35th birthday, 29 November 1921, "for exceptionally meritorious and distinguished services to the Government of the United States, in a duty of great responsibility during World War I, in connection with the control and operation of the telephone and telegraph service of the American Expeditionary Forces." ( https://valor.militarytimes.com/hero/17276  accessed 5 December 2018).

    Scope and Contents

    Documents related to Carroll Thomas Blanck, who served with the Signal Corps beginning in 1917.

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