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Frederick Stansbury Haydon papers

 Collection — Container: 1 [31151030049286]
Identifier: MS-0094
Frederick Stansbury Haydon (died 1992) was a US Army officer and military historian. Collection consists of the research notes, illustrations, and photographs assembled by Haydon for his published work Aeronautics in the Union and Confederate Armies (1941), as well as some personal and student material. Materials range in date from 1937 to 1977.

Dates

  • 1937-1977

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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Collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Extent

0.38 Cubic Feet (1 letter size document box)

Biographical Note

Frederick Stansbury Haydon was a US Army officer and military historian. He was born in Towson, MD and received his B.A. from Johns Hopkins University in 1936, and his Ph.D. in 1940. He served in both World War II and the Korean War and attained the rank of Colonel. From 1945 to 1947, he taught at the University of Maine, and was later chief of staff of the ROTC at Yale, 1952-1955. He died in Baltimore on September 12, 1992.

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of the research notes, illustrations, and photographs assembled by Haydon for his published work Aeronautics in the Union and Confederate Armies (1941). Other material includes his student notes from Hopkins dating from 1937 to 1940, some teaching notes from the University of Maine, and personal essays and poetry. Materials range in date from 1937 to 1977.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Collection gifted by Colonel Frederick S. Hayden in 1977.

Processing Information

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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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