University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Benjamin Bryant Papers, 2010



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bryant, Benjamin
Title: Bryant, Benjamin, Papers
Dates: 2010
Abstract: Consisting of two CDs and an original print proof and editor copy, the Benjamin Bryant Papers, 2010, document the communication strategy and process behind “Protecting the Forces: Lessons from Fort Hood” and “Report of the Comprehensive Review of the Issues Associated with a Repeal of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’” reports.
Accession No.: 2012-162
Extent: 1.5 in., 2 CDs
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

A specialist in marketing and public affairs, Benjamin Bryant co-founded the Bryant Zamberlan Group. Notably, he served as lead editor for the Department of Defense’s (DOD) “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” report for Congress as well as a contractor for the DOD’s review of the Fort Hood shootings.

Source:

"About Us."Bryant Zamberlan Group. Accessed June 21, 2012.


Scope and Contents

Consisting of two CDs and an original print proof and editor copy, the Benjamin Bryant Papers, 2010, document the communication strategy and process behind “Protecting the Forces: Lessons from Fort Hood” and “Report of the Comprehensive Review of the Issues Associated with a Repeal of ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’” reports. The CDs (1 original, 1 backup) contain an oral history of Bryant and his work on the two projects. The editor’s copy of “Protecting the Force: Lessons from Fort Hood” includes notes by Bryant.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Bryant, Benjamin, 1976 or 7- -- Archives.
Subjects (Organizations)
Bryant Zamberlan Group
United States. Dept. of Defense.
Subjects
Gay military personnel -- United States.
United States -- Military policy.
Fort Hood Shooting, Fort Hood, Tex., 2009
Soldiers -- Crimes against -- Texas -- Fort Hood.
Military bases -- Security measures -- United States.
Places
Fort Hood (Tex.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Benjamin Bryant Papers, 2010, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Ryder Kouba, June 2012.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

box
2.325/Q130 Benjamin Bryant Oral Histories, 2010
"Report of the Comprehensive Review of the Issues Associated with a Repeal of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell'" print proof, 2010
"Protecting the Forces: Lessons from Fort Hood" editor's copy, 2010