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The Resource 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron photo album

135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron photo album

Label
135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron photo album
Title
135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron photo album
Title variation
Lloyd K. Lewis papers and album,
Title variation date
1943-1944
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
Contains 355 personal photographs taken by members of the 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron, including 272 mounted on cardstock, 82 loose. Also contains a binder made from aluminum from an aircraft used by the squadron with a yellowing photograph fixed in the spine with scotch tape, and a two-page personal written history and poem by creator
Biographical or historical data
Lloyd K. Lewis entered the United States Air Force on December 7, 1942. He began in the service as an operator mechanic, and was later reclassified as a radio mechanic. He was the first of his squadron to be shipped home on April 22, 1944. He was presented the photo album at the time he shipped out for home.
Cataloging source
UPB
Characteristic
picture
Language note
Materials in English and Chinese
Runtime
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/not-applicable
Technique
not applicable
Label
135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron photo album
Link
http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/2294/UPB_MSS2956
Instantiates
Production
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 2 boxes
  • (1 linear foot)
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Lloyd K. Lewis;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Organization method
The collection consists of eight series: 1. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron scrapbook pages, 1944; 2. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron loose photographic prints, circa 1940-1949; 3. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron photographs in plastic sheets, 1944-1945; 4. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron photograph album, undated; 5. Lloyd K. Lewis writings, undated; 6. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron Flying Tigers photograph album (photocopies), undated; 7. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron scrapbook register, undated; and 8. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron scrapbook digital scans, undated.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn373857759
  • (Sirsi) a3724070
  • (UBY)a3724070
Label
135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron photo album
Link
http://hdl.lib.byu.edu/2294/UPB_MSS2956
Production
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
  • 2 boxes
  • (1 linear foot)
Governing access note
Open for public research
Immediate source of acquisition
Lloyd K. Lewis;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Organization method
The collection consists of eight series: 1. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron scrapbook pages, 1944; 2. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron loose photographic prints, circa 1940-1949; 3. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron photographs in plastic sheets, 1944-1945; 4. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron photograph album, undated; 5. Lloyd K. Lewis writings, undated; 6. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron Flying Tigers photograph album (photocopies), undated; 7. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron scrapbook register, undated; and 8. 135th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron scrapbook digital scans, undated.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn373857759
  • (Sirsi) a3724070
  • (UBY)a3724070

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