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Interview with Richard Burston

Identifier: M194.3 B877

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Scope and Contents

Recorded interview conducted on June 26, 2001 in Harpswell, Maine, centering on Richard Burston's student life at Bowdoin College and his experiences in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific Theater during World War II


  • Creation: 2001


Language of Materials

In English.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Conditions Governing Use

If not in the public domain, copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Richard Burston is a member of Bowdoin College Class of 1949. He served with the United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, during World War II


.1 Linear Feet (2 audiocassettes)

Existence and Location of Copies

Audio recording of interview also available in digital form


Part of the Miscellaneous Manuscript collection in the Bowdoin College Special Collections & Archives

Finding Aid for the Interview with Richard Burston,by Kanisorn Wongsrichanalai,2001
Finding aid prepared by MarcEdit.
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Repository Details

Part of the George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011 Repository

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