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Guide to the Albert Ravenholt archive of reportage on the Philippines and Southeast Asia M2836
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This collection consists of reports and articles by Philippines based journalist Albert Ravenholt. The materials include typed or mimeographed articles, newspaper clippings, correspondence, reports, publications, press releases and other materials.
Albert Ravenholt was born on September 9, 1919 in Wisconsin. After graduation from high school he served on a logging ship bound for Shanghai. After the start of war between Japan and the U.S. he volunteered as a convoy leader for the Red Cross transporting medical supplies from Lashio into China via the Burma Road. He got his first job as a journalist for the United Press, working from 1942-1945 covering China-India-Burma Theater. From 1945-1946 Ravenholt was the United Press Bureau Chief for China and India.
2 Linear Feet (4 manuscript storage boxes)
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