Includes travel diaries from 1948 (Guam, Philippines, Japan, Korea, Okinawa, and China, typed), 1955 (England, Austria, Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Syria, Iraq, Iran, Pakistan, India, Thailand, Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Philippines, Hong Kong, and Japan, typed), 1959 ( India, Nepal, Thailand, Singapore, Australia, New Zealand, and Fiji, typed,),1960 (French Equatorial Africa, Belgian Congo, Gabon (where he was a guest of Dr. Albert Schweitzer for a week), South Africa, Uganda, Kenya, Tanganyika, Rhodesia, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Kashmir, Thailand, Singapore, Australia, Tasmania, New Zealand, and Tahiti, typed), and 1961 (Japan, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Thailand, Burma, India, Israel, Greece, Hungary, and Austria, typed).
Photocopy of diary, 1899-1911, of Anthony Morris Leafdale, which concerns his service in the U. S. Army Signal Corps (including travel from Fort Walla Walla, Washington via San Francisco to Hawaii, the Philippines and Japan and return to United States), difficulties in finding employment, work in Denver, Colorado, and marriage and life on a farm in Nebraska. Includes poetry.
Small leather covered diary, written in pencil by C.A. Detrick between December 17, 1899 and February 2, 1900 while in the Philippines during the time of the Philippine Insurrection. Detrick was a member of Company D, 28th U.S. Infantry. Detrick writes about the countryside, the natives, the marches and the camps. End of diary includes addresses, expense accounts and equipment inventory.
Diary of an enlisted soldier in the Spanish- American War which concerns his trip from Plattsburg, N. Y. to San Francisco, California and the Philippines. The volume describes skirmishes and the civilization of the Filipino people.