James David Bales Papers, 1914-1995

MC 1256

Series I: Personal Materials,

1940-1971

Boxes 1-4

Materials include items pertaining to the James D. Bales family and genealogy. Other materials relate to Bales's bookselling business and trips taken by Bales. Photographs and scrapbooks are also included in this series. "Biographical materials" include documents and newspaper clippings pertaining directly to Bales's career and activities. "Notes" consist of slips of paper on which are written personal reminders, addresses, and ideas that Bales "jotted down."

Series I Box 1 Folder 1

Addresses, n.d.

Series I Box 1 Folder 2

Addresses for Address Book and Office, n.d.

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"As Editor", n.d.

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"As Teacher", n.d.

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Autographs, n.d.

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Awards, n.d.

Series I Box 1 Folder 7

Bales, Andy, n.d.

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Bales, Barbara Ann, n.d.

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Bales, Barbara Ann, n.d.

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Bales, Barbara Ann, n.d.

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Bales, Ben, n.d.

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Bales, Betty, n.d.

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Bales, C.R., 1965-1966

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Bales, Carter, n.d.

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Bales, Clayton, n.d.

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Bales, James D., Jr., n.d.

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Bales, David, n.d.

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Bales, David, n.d.

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Bales, David, n.d.

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Bales, David, n.d.

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Bales, David III, n.d.

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Bales, Dorothy, n.d.

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Bales, Edna Lewis, n.d.

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Bales, J. Clayton, n.d.

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Bales, Robin, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--General Materials, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--General Materials, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Accounts, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Book Distribution, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Books Given Away, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Books Mailed, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Book Orders Sent Out, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Book Price List, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Book Sales, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Books to Buy, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Book Debt, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Bookstore Expenses, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Expenses Books, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Expenses Books, n.d.

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Bales Book Store--Books Sold to F. W. Mattox , n.d.

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Baptismal Certificate, n.d.

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"Basic Book Service", n.d.

Series I Box 1 Folder 43

Biographical Materials, 1961-1966

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Biographical Materials, 1938-1985

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Biographical Materials, 1944-1965

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Biographical Materials, 1942

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Blood Donor, n.d.

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Calendars, 1950-1955

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Car Insurance, n.d.

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Car Papers, n.d.

Series I Box 1 Folder 51

Cards, n.d.

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Canada, n.d.

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Correspondence--Bales Family, 1952-1987

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Correspondence, 1966

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Curriculum Vitae, n.d.

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"Daddy Drove a Smelly Bargain", n.d.

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Daily Planner, n.d.

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Daily Planners, n.d.

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"Dailyaide Desk Secretary Book", 1944

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"Dailyaide Desk Secretary Book", 1945

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Diary, 1963

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Diary, 1971

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Diary, 1992-1995

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Diary, 1948

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Family Friends, n.d.

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Family Friends, n.d.

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Family Friends, n.d.

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Family History--Ancestors, n.d.

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Family History--Children, n.d.

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Family History, n.d.

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Family History--Children, n.d.

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Father's Day, n.d.

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Financial--General Materials, n.d.

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Financial--American Express Company, n.d.

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Financial--Bank, 1955

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Financial--Bills Paid, n.d.

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Financial--Bills Paid, 1959

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Financial--Bills Paid, 1965

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Financial--Billed, 1965

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Financial--Bills Paid, 1965

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Financial--Bills Paid, 1966

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Financial--Check Books, 1966

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Financial--Expense Accounts, 1966

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Financial--Expenses, 1962

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Financial--Professional Expenses, 1962

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Financial--Expenses, 1963

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Financial--Expenses, 1964

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Financial--Expenses, 1966

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Financial--Expenses, 1967

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Financial--Expenses, n.d.

Series I Box 2 Folder 40

Financial--Expenses, n.d.

Series I Box 2 Folder 41

Financial--Expenses Paid, 1961

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Financial--First State Bank, n.d.

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Financial--Income, 1963

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Financial--Income Tax Returns, 1963

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Financial--Internal Revenue Service, 1963

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Financial--Loans Paid, n.d.

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Financial--Office Expenses, 1957

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Financial--Quarterly Report, n.d.

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Financial--Receipts, n.d.

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Financial--Tax Deduction, 1962

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Financial--"Xerox Paid", n.d.

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Graduate Work--Peabody College for Teachers, 1938

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Graduate Work--Ph.D., n.d.

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Insurance, n.d.

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Journal, n.d.

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Magazines to Subscribe to, n.d.

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Mail, n.d.

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Mailing List, n.d.

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Mementos, n.d.

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Notes, n.d.

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Notes, n.d.

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Notes, n.d.

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Notes, n.d.

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Notes, n.d.

Series I Box 2 Folder 65

Notes, n.d.

Series I Box 3 Folder 1

Notes, n.d.

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Notes, n.d.

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Notes, n.d.

Series I Box 3 Folder 4

"One Liners or More", n.d.

Series I Box 3 Folder 5

Organizations, n.d.

Series I Box 3 Folder 6

Pass, n.d.

Series I Box 3 Folder 7

"Photo of Kids in Front of a House" Image 1, n.d.

Series I Box 3 Folder 8

Photos--Bales Only Images 2-5, n.d.

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Photos--Hollington K. Tong and Taiwan Images 6-65, n.d.

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Photos--Bales with Others Images 66-71, n.d.

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Photos--Of Others Images 72-79, n.d.

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Photos--Bales Family Images 80-91, n.d.

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Photos--General Materials, n.d.

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Photos--Slides, n.d.

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Photos--Baalbek Images 92-103, n.d.

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Photo Binder Images 104-121, n.d.

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Pocket Doctrinal Dictionary, n.d.

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Preacher, 1938-1940

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Preacher--Places Preached, n.d.

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Properties--Home, n.d.

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Properties--Farms, n.d.

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Properties--Land, n.d.

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"Quoted", n.d.

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Retirement, n.d.

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Scrapbook, 1941-1954

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Scrapbook, 1944-1950

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Scrapbook, 1944-1953

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Scrapbook, 1942-1953

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Scrapbook, 1935-1957

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Scrapbook, 1935-1960

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Scrapbook, 1929-3964

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Slide Lectures, n.d.

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Statements--"Pro-Author", n.d.

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Statements--Pro-Bales, n.d.

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Statements--Pro-Bales, n.d.

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Stationary--Masters, n.d.

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"Tales About Bales", n.d.

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"Tales About Bales", n.d.

Series I Box 3 Folder 39

"Tapes", n.d.

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Tickets Stubs and Receipts, n.d.

Series I Box 4 Folder 1

Trip--Arkansas, 1967-1972

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Trip--Athens, 1958

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Trip--Athens Images 122-136, 1958

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Trip--Beirut, n.d.

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Trip--Brussels, 1958

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Trip--Brussels World's Fair Images 137-138, 1958

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Trip--California, 1958-1972

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Trip--California, 1964

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Trip--Cairo, n.d.

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Trip--Calcutta, 1957-1958

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Trip--Chicago, 1963

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Trip--Chicago, 1954-1959

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Trip--Chien Shih-liang, 1958

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Trip--Customs, 1956

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Trip--Egypt Images 139-146, 1958-1960

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Trip--England, 1944-1978

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Trip--Expenses World Tour, n.d.

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Trip--Flight Tickets, 1957-1958

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Trip--Florida, 1973

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Trip--Formosa, 1957-1958

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Trip--Formosa, 1950-1958

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Trip--France Images 147-150, 1958

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Trip--Georgia, n.d.

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Trip--Germany, n.d.

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Trip--Hong Kong, 1958

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Trip--Hong Kong, 1957-1958

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Trip--Honolulu, 1958

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Trip--India, 1958-1988

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Trip--Iraq, 1958

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Trip--Iraq Images 151-186, 1946-1958

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Trip--Istanbul, 1958

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Trip--Italy Images 187-201, 1958

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Trip--Japan Images 202-217, 1955-1960

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Trip--Japan, 1957-1958

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Trip--Jerusalem, 1958

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Trip--Jerusalem Images 218-225, 1944-1958

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Trip--Karachi, 1958

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Trip--Karachi, 1958

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Trip--Korea Images 226-241, 1958

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Trip--Korea, 1957-1958

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Trip--Lebanon, 1946

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Trip--Lebanon, n.d.

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Trip--Letter of Introduction, 1958

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Trip--London, 1958

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Trip--Los Angeles, 1958

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Trip--Los Angeles, n.d.

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Trip--New York, 1969

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Trip--New York, 1959

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Trip--New York, 1959

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Trip--New York, 1960

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Trip--New York, 1960

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Trip--New York, 1962

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Trip--New York, 1967

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Trip--New York, 1958

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Trip--New York, 1954-1968

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Trip--New York, n.d.

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Trip--New York City, 1951

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Trip--New York City, 1955

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Trip--New York City, 1956

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Trip--New York City, 1958

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Trip--Palestine, n.d.

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Trip--Panmunjom Images 242-248, 1958-1961

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Trip--Paris, 1958

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Trip--Petra, 1935

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Trip--Philippines, 1953-1954

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Trip--Philippines, 1958

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Trip--Rome, 1958

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Trip--Saigon, 1958

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Trip--Saigon, 1950-1958

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Trip--Saigon Images 249-257, 1958-1962

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Trip--Saint Louis Customs Slip, 1945

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Trip--Singapore, 1958

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Trip--Singapore Images 258-285, 1932-1958

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Trip--Switzerland, n.d.

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Trip--Taiwan, 1957-1958

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Trip--Taiwan Normal University, 1958

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Trip--Thailand, 1947-1958

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Trip--Thailand, 1948

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Trip--Bangkok, Thailand Images 286-302, 1958-1959

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Trip--Thailand, 1959-1960

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Trip--Bangkok, Thailand, 1958

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Trip--"Tips for Travelers", n.d.

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Trip--Turkish Embassy, 1958

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Trip--Vancouver, n.d.

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Various Photographs, 1958

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Trip--Visas, 1958

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Trip--World Tour, 1957

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Trip--World Tour Letters Home, 1958

Series I Box 4 Folder 89

Trip--World Tour "Letters to People Visited", 1958

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