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[Letter from Jack Vaughan to the Klamath Falls Chamber of Commerce President, December 10, 1953]

Description: Letter from Jack Vaughan to the President of the Klamath Falls Chamber of Commerce, published in the Herald and News on December 10, 1953. Vaughan expresses his appreciation for the kindness of the people of Klamath Falls who made his stay there enjoyable, and apologizes on behalf of his fellow Marines who may not have conducted themselves as well as they should.
Date: December 10, 1953
Creator: Vaughan, Jack Carter
Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Letter from R. Frank Tucker to Jack Vaughan, December 7, 1953]

Description: Letter from R. Frank Tucker to Jack Vaughan, on December 7, 1953, thanking him for his letter, and providing information on the barracks Vaughan stayed in. A handwritten note at the bottom of the page adds: "The barracks were later torn down and on our visit there in 1994 they were starting a housing addition."
Date: December 7, 1953
Creator: Tucker, R. Frank
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Partner: Arlington Public Library

[Photograph of Jim McConeghy by a Radar Station]

Description: Photograph of Jim McConeghy standing in front of a sign that reads: "Air Defense Commands 683rd A. C. & W. Squadron," and a smaller sign that says: "Commander Major John T. Phillips." The back of the photo says that this is "Jim McConeghy standing near front gate of Air Force radar station."
Date: July 1956
Partner: Pioneer City County Museum