Leo Leonard papers, 1900-1975  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Leonard, Leo
Title
Leo Leonard papers
Dates
1900-1975 (inclusive)
Quantity
3.25 linear feet
Collection Number
Accn1559
Summary
The Leo Leonard papers (1900-1975) contain correspondence, programs and announcements, traveling brochures, awards and certificates, newspaper clippings, books, maps, and other documents related to Leo Bradford Leonard's life and his career in the United States Army.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
special@library.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Leo Leonard (1905-1975) was a musician in the military band of the Eighty-Eighth Division of the Thirty-Second Infantry. Then, after World War II, Leonard was part of the military police and the provost marshal's office in Italy, Austria, and Germany. He remained a career officer until he retired in 1975, and died shortly thereafter.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Leo Leonard papers (1900-1975) contain correspondence, programs and announcements, traveling brochures, awards and certificates, newspaper clippings, books, maps, and other documents related to Leo Bradford Leonard's life and his career in the United States Army.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Leo Leonard papers must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator.

Preferred Citation

Initial Citation: Leo Leonard papers, Accn 1559, Box [ ]. Special Collections and Archives. University of Utah, J. Willard Marriott. Salt Lake City, Utah.

Following Citations: Accn 1559.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Personal papers, 1900-1975Return to Top

Container(s): Box 1

Container(s) Description Dates
box
1
Folder
1-4
Awards and Certificates
1929-1955
5
Correspondence and Christmas Cards
1931-1958
6
Traveling Brochures and Mementoes
Includes information on Boston, Massachusetts; Frankfurt, Germany; Bamberg; Parma, Rome; and Avila, Segovia, Cadiz, Balboa, Cordova in Spain.
1938-1948
7-10
Newspaper Clippings
1942-1956
11
Divorce papers and Related Correspondence
This concerns the divorce from his first wife Florence Robbins Leonard, and the later custody battle for their children.
1944-1955
12
Marriage Certificate and Military Documents Necessary for Marriage
This is for Leonard's marriage to Elizabeth Gangle.
1946
13
Elizabeth Gangle's Birth and Baptism Record
1923
14
Elizabeth Gangle Leonard's Traveling papers
1946-1949
15
Bachelor of Arts Degree from Mexico City College
1958
16
Chronology of Leonard's Life
Handwritten by an unknown author.
1975
17
Honorable Discharge papers
1929-1939
18
The Band
This is a basic field manual for military bands.
1941
19
Military Band Concerts, Programs and Announcements
1931
20
Military Educational Records
1944-1948
21
Change of Orders
1948
22
Military Financial Records
1948-1955
23
Music
A song, "Ida! Sweet as Apple Cider," with music for the harmonica; and the "88th Division March."
24
Poem
This poem is written in a regional German dialect.
1943
25
Song Lyrics
These lyrics are written in a regional German dialect.
1943
26
Programs for Special Events
1929
27
The Theory and Practice of Tone-Relations
1900

Office papers, 1932-1966Return to Top

Container(s): Box 2

Container(s) Description Dates
box
2
Folder
1
Appliance Instructions and Insurance Forms
1951-1957
2
Application for Federal Employment
3
Income Tax Information and Related Correspondence
1950-1957
4
Lecture Series at Mexico City College
1956
5
Legal Documents
1946
6
Map of Columbia University
7
Partial and Unidentified Maps
8
Real Estate
1955
9
Receipts and Business Cards
1932-1947
10-11
Stocks, Bonds, Insurance papers, and Bank Information
1933-1966
12
Temporary Visa to Gorizia City
1945-1946

Oversized DocumentsReturn to Top

Container(s): Box 3

Container(s) Description Dates
box
3
Folder
1
Europe Road Map Series, France
1944
2
Relief-Panorama of the Rhine River
3
Switzerland Road Map
4
Germany Road Map
1945
5
Partial Road Map of Muhldorf
6
Detailed City Street Map, Zentrales Stadtgebiet von Wien
7
"Two Worlds Atlas, East vs. West"
Published as a past section of The Philadelphia Inquirer.
1948
8
Schematic Drawings and Templates for Appliances
1949

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Personal Names :
  • Leonard, Leo--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • United States. Army--Officers
  • Geographical Names :
  • Europe--Description and travel
  • Europe--Maps
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Certificates
  • Clippings
  • Correspondence
  • Maps
  • Programs