Guide to the George D. Styer Photographs, 1937-1942
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Creator Styer, George D., 1919-2007 Title George D. Styer Photographs Dates 1937-1942 Extent 1 File About the Collection The collection consists primarily of photographs donated by George Styer that document his time
at Norwich between 1937 and 1942. A large number of these depict the extended summer hike taken in 1941 by the class of 1942 as juniors. Also included in the file is a newspaper article clipped from the Boston Globe about Norwich and a photocopy of a delinquency charge brought against Styer in 1939.
About George D. Styer
George Styer was a graduate of the NU class of 1942. He entered as a rook in 1937 with the class of 1941; left during his first year to attend briefly Canal Zone Junior College; and returned the following fall as a member of the class of 1942. He served in the Pacific Theater of World War II and in the Vietnam War, retiring as a Colonel in the US Army. The control file included with the collection contains additional biographical information on George Styer, including an oral history and personal essay about his time at Norwich, supplied in 2000.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog:
Styer, George D., 1919-2007. Norwich University -- Alumni and alumnae.
Norwich University -- Students.
The collection is open.
Many items in the University Archives are one-of-a-kind resources that are not likely to be available anywhere but here. For this reason, forming citations for archival sources is a little different than for books and periodicals. If you need to cite anything from this collection, follow the format below: Identification of specific item; Date (if known); George D. Styer Photographs, Box and/or Folder and/or Item Identification; Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT. Here’s an example from the collection:
Photograph of George Styer and Dick Griffins ’42, 1942. George D. Styer Collection, Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, Northfield, VT.
Extent: 1 File Collection Location: Archives 501 – Small Collections, Alumni Language(s) of Material: English Repository: Norwich University Archives, Kreitzberg Library, 158 Harmon Dr., Northfield, VT 05663 USA, Phone: 802.485.2947, Fax: 802.485.2173, email@example.com
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