Vietnam Center and Archive Collection Finding Aid

Collection Finding Aid

Title
Leonard A. Clapes Collection
Association
Americal Division Veterans Association
Collection Number
1914
Date(s)
Undated
Size
0.2 linear feet
Physical Location(s)
D060.5; Photograph Collection
Processed by
A. Alford, Jan. 2007[Updated: Feb. 2007 by T. Lovelady]
Digitization Status
Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

To search for items within this collection, or within all of the holdings of the Vietnam Archive, go to the Virtual Vietnam Archive

Scope and Content

Less than one linear foot of documents and photos detail Leonard A. Clapes' tour of duty in Vietnam with the Americal Division in 1971. The collection includes one photocopied manuscript of Clapes' memoir titled "Under Difficult Circumstances"; Two photos of Clapes which accompanied his memoir manuscript (one from war era 1971, one from post-war era 1996).

Rights and Access

Access Restrictions
Restricted: Leonard Clapes retains copyright over the manuscript.

Collection Inventory

Contents
Box
Folder
Location
Clapes' unpublished manuscript titled "Under Difficult Circumstances"
1
1
D060.5

Separated Materials

Photographs
VA049815: One photograph of Leonard Clapes during war era at Chu Lai, 1971.

VA049814: One photograph of Leonard Clapes from post-war era in New Mexico, 1996.

Digitized Materials

Items from this collection have been digitized and are available in the Virtual Vietnam Archive.

To search for items within this collection, or within all of the holdings of the Vietnam Archive, go to the Virtual Vietnam Archive