Verbatim of Tape Narrated by Alton Ashcraft

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Written transcript from an autobiographical tape by Alton "Baldy" Ashcraft. It covers his years in the Army and stories of their maneuvers in West Texas.

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12 p. ; 28 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. 1976.

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Written transcript from an autobiographical tape by Alton "Baldy" Ashcraft. It covers his years in the Army and stories of their maneuvers in West Texas.

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12 p. ; 28 cm.

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Verbatim of Tape Narrated by Alton Ashcraft, paper, 1976; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth88094/: accessed September 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Marfa Public Library.