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Henley, Raymond D. (fl. 1945-1953) [Photograph album of Raymond D. Henley]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06567.06 Author/Creator: Henley, Raymond D. (fl. 1945-1953) Place Written: [various places] Type: Photograph album Date: 1945 circa Pagination: 1 album : 29 x 38.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Album of World War II marine. Maroon leather album bound with string tie. Includes many images of marines, some in China. Only a few pages of the album are filled.

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Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Subjects: Global History and CivicsForeign AffairsWorld War IIMilitary HistoryMarinesAsia

Sub Era: World War II

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