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Finding Aid for the Delbert Ausmus papers, ca. 1964
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Delbert Ausmus papers,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1964
    Collection number: 318
    Creator: Ausmus, Delbert, b. 1887
    Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Delbert Ausmus Papers (Collection 318). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of notes made by Colonel Delbert Ausmus on 5 x 8 cards in preparation for his oral history interview, A career in the U.S. Coast Artillery Corps, in which he relates his boyhood in the Southern Kansas wheat belt and his career in the Coast Artillery Corps, 1903-1946.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


    Ausmus, Delbert, b. 1887--Archives.
    Ausmus, Delbert, b. 1887--Career in the U.S. Coast Artillery Corps.
    United States--Army--Coast Artillery.
    Artillerymen--United States--Archival resources.
    World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives.

    Related Material

    A Career in the U.S. Coast Artillery Corps [oral history transcript] / Colonel Delbert Ausmus, interviewee. UCLA Oral History Department interview, 1970. Available at the Department of Special Collections, UCLA.