The Resource Albert H. Jackman oral History

Albert H. Jackman oral History

Label
Albert H. Jackman oral History, 1989
Title
Albert H. Jackman oral History
Inclusive dates
1989
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses his military career beginning with basic training and ending up with an assignment as a professor of military science at Western Michigan University. He talks about learning that the army needed ski troops, going on active duty in January of 1941, reporting to the 87th Infantry to test equipment and training methods. He goes through winter training at Camp McCoy Wisconsin and proceeds to Camp Hale. He is sent with the 10th Mountain Division to Italy and describes Lizzano and conditions in that area. He talks about the attack on Belvedere and about going into the Po Valley. After Japan surrenders the 10th is deactivated. Mr. Jackman continues, then, to talk about his career, his research on boots and physiology, and his mountain climbing experiences
Note
Forms part of: 10th Mountain Division Resource Center Collection.
Biographical or historical data
Born in Rosedale, Kansas on Feb. 15, 1908. Involved in ROTC program at Princeton in 1927, received a commission in 1931 and went on active duty in January 1941. Early experience with winter sports and Alaskan weather made him well suited for winter military training with the Army. Trained with the 2nd Division at Camp McCoy, Wisconsin, and Camp Hale, Colorado. When the 10th Division was established he was on board and served in Italy where he received a Bronze Star for service at Le Borre in 1945. Remained a military career man all his life, achieving the rank of Major. Died in 1997.
Cataloging source
DPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1908-1997
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jackman, Albert H.
Date time place
Recorded in 1989
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
interviews
Music parts
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jackman, Albert H
  • United States
  • Military maneuvers
  • Ski troops
  • Camp Hale (Colo.)
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Albert H. Jackman oral History
Link
http://digital.denverlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16079coll36/id/2799
Instantiates
Production
Note
This oral history was digitized as part of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Recordings at Risk grant project
Accompanying material
  • 1 tape index sheet
  • 1 PDF file
Carrier category
  • audiocassette
  • other
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • ss
  • sz
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Cumulative index finding aids
Typed index available.
Dimensions
3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in. +
Extent
  • 1 audiocassette
  • 2 MP3 audio files (140MB)
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Source unknown.
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
  • analog, mono
  • sound +
System control number
  • (OCoLC)162131906
  • (OCoLC)ocn162131906
  • (OCoLC)674679
Label
Albert H. Jackman oral History
Link
http://digital.denverlibrary.org/cdm/ref/collection/p16079coll36/id/2799
Production
Note
This oral history was digitized as part of the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Recordings at Risk grant project
Accompanying material
  • 1 tape index sheet
  • 1 PDF file
Carrier category
  • audiocassette
  • other
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • ss
  • sz
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Cumulative index finding aids
Typed index available.
Dimensions
3 7/8 x 2 1/2 in. +
Extent
  • 1 audiocassette
  • 2 MP3 audio files (140MB)
Governing access note
Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado
Immediate source of acquisition
Source unknown.
Media category
  • audio
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • n
Other physical details
  • analog, mono
  • sound +
System control number
  • (OCoLC)162131906
  • (OCoLC)ocn162131906
  • (OCoLC)674679

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