Finding Aid for the Delbert Ausmus Papers LSC.0318

Finding aid prepared by Saundra Taylor, July 1970; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé.
UCLA Library Special Collections
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Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Title: Delbert Ausmus papers
Creator: Ausmus, Delbert
Identifier/Call Number: LSC.0318
Physical Description: 0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)
Date: circa 1964
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.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Delbert Ausmus Papers (Collection 318). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Processing Information

Processed by Saundra Taylor, July 1970.
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UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 9942303383606533 

Scope and Content

Collection consists of notes made by Colonel Delbert Ausmus on 5 x 8 cards in preparation for his oral history interview, A career in the U.S. Coast Artillery Corps, in which he relates his boyhood in the Southern Kansas wheat belt and his career in the Coast Artillery Corps, 1903-1946.

Related Material

A Career in the U.S. Coast Artillery Corps [oral history transcript] / Colonel Delbert Ausmus, interviewee.   UCLA Oral History Department interview, 1970. Available at Library Special Collections, UCLA.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives.
Artillerymen -- United States -- Archives.
Ausmus, Delbert, 1887- --Archives.
Ausmus, Delbert,1887- --Career in the U.S. Coast Artillery Corps.
United States. Army. Coast Artillery



General Physical Description note: 1 box.

Scope and Contents note

Notes made by Colonel Ausmus on 5 x 8 cards in preparation for his oral history interview.