Finding Aid for the Patrice Rowe Vietnam War correspondence 2014.059.w.rd

Norm Lee
Center for American War Letters Archives
Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange, CA 92866

Contributing Institution: Center for American War Letters Archives
Title: Patrice Rowe Vietnam War correspondence
source: Rowe, Patrice
Identifier/Call Number: 2014.059.w.rd
Identifier/Call Number: 193
Physical Description: 0.04 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Date (inclusive): 1968 August 19 - 1969 February 17
Abstract: This collection contains personal correspondence written to Patrice Rowe, from Cpl. W.S. "Stan" Temple, USMC, and PH2/C Michael "Mike" Hammond, USN during the Vietnam War.
Language of Material: English .
Container: Vietnam 1
Container: 4
Container: 1

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Patrice Rowe


This collection is arranged by author name.

Preferred Citation

[Item title / description; Box "n" / Folder "n"], Patrice Rowe Vietnam War correspondence (2014.059.w.r), Center for American War Letters Archives, Chapman University, CA.
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Scope and Contents

This collection is available online in Chapman University's Digital Commons:
This collection contains four correspondence to Patrice Rowe from two different individuals during the Vietnam War. The authors were Corporal W.S. "Stan" Temple, United States Marine Corps, and Photographer's Mate Second Class, Michael "Mike" Hammond, United States Navy and the letters were written between 1968 and 1969.
The correspondence discusses everyday life, both in the service and at home. The bulk of these letters come from Hammond, serving aboard the USS Constellation in the Gulf of Tonkin.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions. For further copyright information, please contact the archivist.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Vietnam War (1961-1975) -- Personal narratives, American
Vietnam War (1961-1975) -- Vietnam.
United States. -- Navy
Vietnam War (1961-1975) -- Naval operations, American
Vietnam War (1961-1975) -- Correspondence
Rowe, Patrice
Hammond, Michael
Temple, Stan