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Biographical Note

Content Description

Restrictions

Index Terms

Separated Material

Administrative Information

Accession Number

Description of Series

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Norman E. Croslin U.S. Navy uniforms, 1951-1953, undated



Creator Croslin, Norman E., 1929-1992
Title: Norman E. Croslin U.S. Navy uniforms
Dates: 1951-1953
Abstract: The Norman E, Croslin U.S. Navy uniforms consist of uniforms and accessories from Croslin's naval service during the Korean Conflict, as well as two documents from the U.S.S. Chemung.
Identification: camh-arc-004043
Extent: 0.5 inches
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Biographical Note

Norman Edgar Croslin was a U.S. Navy veteran during the Korean Conflict. He served on the U.S.S. Chemung, a Navy refueling tanker.

Croslin graduated from the University of Texas with a degree in architecture. He was employed as a registered architect with several major Austin firms and was employed as an architect as in the UT Phyical Plant in the Architectural and Engineering Services.

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Content Description

The Norman E. Croslin U.S. Navy uniforms consist of uniforms and accessories from Croslin's naval service during the Korean Conflict. Also included are two documents: the U.S.S. Chemung Christmas menu, and the ship Plan of the Day, Oct. 7, 1951.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Croslin, Norman E., 1929-1992
Subjects
Korean War (1950-1953)
Military operations, Naval
Document Types
military uniforms

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Separated Material

The following items were separated to the Material Culture unit:

Five sets of Norman E. Croslin's uniforms, accessories, and belongings including: 3 sets of white cotton pants, jumpers, sailor caps, fabric belt (1) * 2 sets of blue wool pants, jumpers. Additional (dress?) jumper, wool sailor cap. * sweater, pea coat, neck tie, neckerchief, 2 spats * 2 white terry bath towels * 8 short lengths of 1/8" diameter rope/string, some knotted * Leather suitcase stenciled "N. E. Croslin / Hong Kong 1951."

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Norman E. Croslin U.S. Navy Uniforms, 1951-1953 and undated, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Colleen Hobbs, October 2018.

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Accession Number

2018-121

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Detailed Description of the Collection

box
2.325/B116 Christmas menu, U.S.S. Chemung undated

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box
2.325/B116 Plan of the Day, U.S.S. Chemung October 7, 1951

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