Guide to the Charles E. Canedy Photographs, 1949-1975
Norwich University Archives
158 Harmon Drive
Northfield, VT 05663
Phone: (802) 485-2947
Fax: (802) 485-2173
Creator Canedy, Charles E., 1931-2007 Title Charles E. Canedy Photographs Dates 1949-1975 Extent 1 file About the Collection The collection consists of photographs depicting Charles Canedy’s time at Norwich and his military service during the Vietnam War; photocopied newspaper clippings announcing his achievements and promotions; and photocopies of General Orders containing his award citations from the 1960s. These materials were collected for a tribute album that the class of 1953 assembled shortly after Canedy’s death in 2007. The items were primarily furnished by the
About Charles E. Canedy
Charles Canedy was born in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts in 1931. He was a graduate of the Norwich University class of 1953 and an inductee to the 1995 Air Aviation Hall of Fame. He served in the Vietnam War during the 1960s and retired in 1981 as a Brigadier General in the US Army. He received numerous decorations, including the Distinguished Flying Cross, Bronze Star, Silver Star, Army Commendation Medal, and Purple Heart. The control file included with the collection contains additional biographical information on Charles Canedy.
The following subjects are represented in this collection. If you are researching these topics, try using these search terms in the library catalog:
Canedy, Charles E., 1931-2007. 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); Charles E. Canedy 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 LTC Canedy inside Bell UH-1 Huey helicopter, Vietnam, Charles E. Canedy 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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