A Guide to the U. S. Naval Academy Alumni from Texas Collection, [ca. 1960s-1970s]
Founded in 1845, the United States Naval Academy trains students in a four-year Officer Development Program, preparing them for assignments as midshipmen after graduation. The courses focus on moral values, including honor, honesty, and respect for human dignity; academic education in mathematics, engineering, and other social and physical sciences; professional and leadership training through practical decision-making exercises; and an athletic program to improve health and teach teamwork.
"About USNA." United States Naval Academy. Accessed March 10, 2011. http://www.usna.edu/about.htm.
Alphabetically arranged, the U. S. Naval Academy Alumni from Texas Collection, [ca. 1960s-1970s], comprises a card file of hundreds of U. S. Naval Academy graduates from Texas in the 20th century. Each card identifies the graduate’s name; birth date and place, if known; class year; and the person’s position and location where stationed after graduation.
This collection is open for research use.
U. S. Naval Academy Alumni from Texas Collection, [ca. 1960s-1970s], Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s “History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light project,” 2009-2011.
Detailed Description of the Papers