University of Virginia
The photograph depicts the exchange of the diploma and handshake at graduation. A statue of Thomas Jefferson is in the background
John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library
Assembled file includes clippings, photographs, reproductions from books and auction catalogs, postcards, press releases, slides, resumes, reviews, exhibition ephemera
Wisconsin Veterans Museum Research Center
Jon Garner, an Illinois native, discusses his service as an officer in the Marine Corps during the Vietnam War -- Garner speaks of attending college on a Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps scholarship, entering the Marine program of the ROTC, and participating in a number of military classes and summer activities. He reflects on the lack of anti-war sentiment at Northwestern University (Illinois). Garner details Marine Corps officer candidate school in Quantico (Virginia), his commission as a second lieutenant in 1968, and six months of basic training at Quantico. He touches on his brother, who was killed in action in Vietnam, and Garner states he took a sole-surviving-son deferment that resulted in an assignment to Barstow (California). He lists other servicemen he knew who were killed. Garner describes his family's feelings about his service and states that having a daughter made him reluctant to volunteer for service overseas. Sent to Vietnam in late 1969, he says he never saw ... Read More
National Gallery of Australia Research Library
National Library of Australia
This collection presents the different sites and memorials of the Burke and Wills Expedition