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Bruce A. Adams family papers

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Adams Family genealogy

George Earl Adams, Sr.

George E. Adams, Jr.

George E. Adams, Jr.

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Primary Creator: Adams, Bruce A.

Extent: 3.3 Linear Feet

Subjects: Kansas life and culture, Kansas State University history

Languages: English

Abstract

Bruce A. Adams Family Papers include genealogical and biographical information, educational records, military records, personal correspondence, and numerous photographs of Kansas natives Bruce A. Adams (KSU Class of 1969), George Earl Adams Jr. (KSU Class of 1948), George Earl Adams Sr., and their families. Of particular interest are World War II documents and photographs of George E. Adams Jr. who served as a reconnaissance pilot in Europe in 1944-45. The 31-year distinguished military career of K-State ROTC graduate Brigadier General Bruce Adams is well represented in the collection by a wide range of documents including three large photo albums that reflect in detail General Adams’ education, military training, military service, and personal life. The collection can be of interest to researchers whose scholarship focuses on twentieth-century American history, Kansans in the military, descendants of Seneca County, New York, and Atchison County, Kansas.

Brigadier General Bruce A. Adams was born in Manhattan, Kansas. He was commissioned into the US Army upon graduation from Kansas State University in February 1969, where he was a Distinguished Military Graduate. He received both his BS and MBA in Business Administration from Kansas State. His military education included the Adjutant General Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, the Infantry Officer Advanced Course, the Command and General Staff College and the Army War College.General Adams served on Active Duty in Germany with the 7th COSCOM as a Personnel Management Officer and the Chief of Administrative Services Division from 1971 through 1973. From November 1973 through January 1975, he was the Commander, 9th Replacement Detachment, 38th P&A Battalion, Germany. From December 1975 through May 1978, he was the Adjutant, Shape Army Depot, Lathrop, California. As a Reservist, General Adams began as the Battalion S1/HHD Commander, 3rd Battalion, 361st Regiment, 1st Brigade (OSUT), 91st Division, in Modesto, California. Subsequently, he commanded an IET Company, was a Brigade S1, Battalion XO, and then commanded two IET battalions. He became Commander, 1st Brigade (OSUT), 91st Division (Training), in Sacramento, California. He also commanded the 4th Brigade, 104th Division, in Sacramento, California, 1992-95, and the 6237th USAR School at Camp Parks in 1996. General Adams became the Commander, 1st Brigade (BCST), 91st Division (Exercise), Camp Parks, California in August 1997. He retired in October 2003. Brigadier General Adams has been awarded the Legion of Merit, the Meritorious Service Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters, the Army Commendation Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, the Army Reserve Components Achievement Medal with four Oak Leaf Clusters, the National Defense Medal with Service Star, the Armed Forces Reserve Medal with Bronze Hourglass, the Army Service Ribbon, the German Army Marksmanship Award, and the German Army Military Efficiency Badge.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Bruce A. Adams Family Papers include genealogical and biographical information, educational records, military records, personal correspondence, and numerous photographs of Kansas natives Bruce A. Adams (KSU Class of 1969), George Earl Adams Jr. (KSU Class of 1948), George Earl Adams Sr., and their families. Of particular interest are World War II documents and photographs of George E. Adams Jr. who served as a reconnaissance pilot in Europe in 1944-45. The 31-year distinguished military career of K-State ROTC graduate Brigadier General Bruce Adams is well represented in the collection by a wide range of documents including three large photo albums that reflect in detail General Adams’ education, military training, military service, and personal life. The collection can be of interest to researchers whose scholarship focuses on twentieth-century American history, Kansans in the military, descendants of Seneca County, New York, and Atchison County, Kansas.

Biographical Note

Bruce Alan Adams

1946  September 11; Bruce Alan Adams was born in Horton, Kansas

1952-1960  Attended St. Leo’s Parish School in Horton, KS

1964    Graduated from Saints Peter and Paul High School, Seneca, Kansas

1969    January 21; Received Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Kansas State University

              February 2; Commissioned to the Army as a Distinguished Military Graduate

1970    Received Master’s degree in Business Administration from Kansas State University

              February 14; Married Janice Opal Austin

1970-1971  August-February; Student, United States Army Adjutant General School, Fort Benjamin Harrison, Indiana

1970-1978  On Active Duty

1971    August 6; Promoted to 1st Lieutenant

1974    July 15; Promoted to Captain

1978    April 24; Released from active duty upon personal request

            November 29; Reassigned in the US Army Reserve

1982    August 15; Promoted to Major of US Army Reserve

1987    August 15; Promoted to Lieutenant Colonel of US Army Reserve

1992    August 14; Promoted to Colonel of US Army Reserve

1998    October 2; Promoted to Brigadier General of US Army Reserve

2003    October; Retired from US Army Reserve

George Earl Adams, Sr.

1891    October 10; George Earl Adams was born to Samuel Henry Adams, a New York born Kansas Farmer of    Grasshopper Township, and Ida Hitchcock, a native of Scranton Pennsylvania.

1895    Samuel and Ida Adams moved with their children to California where they worked as farm laborers.

1913    Ida (divorced by the time) and George Adams returned to Kansas and settled in Grasshopper Township in Atchison County.

1917    August 13; During World War I, George Adams was drafted to the US Army and sent to Camp Funston, Fort Riley, to be trained as part of the 353rd Infantry Regiment. During the war, George Adams served as a member of the famous 140th Regiment, 35th Division, Company K, and participated in some of the bitterest fighting of the war for the Allied Expeditionary Force in the Alsace-Lorraine and Meuse-Argonne offensives.

1920    George Adams married Opal Agnes Keplar, a graduate of St. Joseph’s School of Nursing. They had four children including Mrs. Hilde Charlene Stanberry of Laton, California; Edward Blair Adams; Mrs. Robert Julia Ann Page, of Gardner, Kansas; and George Earl Adams, Jr.

1958    February 23; George Adams, Sr. was featured in Atchison Daily Globe for his experimental work utilizing personal funds in terrace farming and soil conservation at his 400-acre Brush Creek Farm in Atchison County, Kansas.

1971    September 8; George E. Adams, Sr. died of a heart attack. A member of Horton Presbyterian Church and American Legion, he was buried in the Brush Creek Cemetery.

1982  January; Opal Adams died.

George Earl Adams, Jr.

1923  March 23; Born in Horton, Kansas.

1941  Fall; Attended KSU and was a member of ATO fraternity

1943  February 2;  Called to active duty and proceeded to Army Air Forces Technical Training Command at Jefferson Barracks, Missouri for pre-aviation cadet basic training.  February-December; Attended training facilities and flight schools and Army bases in different parts of the country.

1944  March 12; Graduated from Army Advanced Flying School in Chandler, Arizona. Certified to fly B-25D, F-10, F-5A, B, C, and E, AT-6, 9, and P-38 airframes.

            March 26: Assigned to Will Rogers Field in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma for photo reconnaissance training.                               

            July 15; Departed for England

            Assigned to a P-38 Photo Reconnaissance Squadron under command of Colonel George W. Peck and Lieutenant  Colonel Richard S. Leghorn based in Middle Wallop, England. The unit had received a DUC (Distinguished Unit Citation) for reconnaissance operations conducted over Le Havre and the Straits of Dover (February 15 – March 20, 1944) in advance of the Normandy invasion, including low altitude flying in the face of intense flak.

            Assisted First Army and other army groups in the “Breakout” from Normandy and their drive on towards Germany; Based in Le Molay, France in July and Toussus le Noble, France in August.

            Due to heavy Allied air attacks, the enemy moved largely to nighttime troop movements during this period, forcing Allied command to adapt by sending P-38s on night intruder missions to identify their locations.

            September; Ninth Air Force based in Gisselies, Belgium 

            September 3; While returning from a reconnaissance mission, his P-38 encountered heavy cloud cover and ran out of fuel. Landing in Mussidan (near Norannes), he made contact with French Resistance who hid the plane and, three days later, secured 120 gallons of gasoline for him. Upon lift off, the pilot again ran into bad weather, making navigation difficult, but he was able to return to his base.

            September-December; Participated in the offensive against the Siegfried Line

1944-1945    December-January; Participated in the Battle of Bulge

1945  January 1; Volunteered to fly a photo reconnaissance mission in an unarmed and unarmored P-38 over the Ardennes battlefield near St. Vith at alt. 3,500 ft.

            January-May; The Squadron photographed dams on the Roer River in preparation for the ground offensive and aided the allied assault across the Rhine River and into Germany.

            March-July; Ninth Air Force based in different places in Germany

            April 30; Awarded Eight Bronze Oak Leaf Cluster

            June 27; Awarded Distinguished Flying Cross for January 1st aerial reconnaissance in an unarmed and unarmored plane

            July; Ninth Air Force transferred to the United States

            September 5; Sailed on the “Noordam” a Dutch liner, from Marseille to Newport News, Va.

            October 10; Married Yvonne Kathleen Cassidy in Stevens Point, Wisconsin

            November; Certified to fly B-17G, B-17A, L-4B, E-25D, and UC-78 airframes

            December; Discharged from the United States Army

1948  June, Graduated KSU with a BS in agriculture

1948-1959  Farmed and taught a “Veterans on the Farm” training course in Horton, Kansas

1949    Joined the Kansas National Guard, 154th FA Battalion, Battery C

1960    Employed by Soil Conservation Service in Seneca, KS

1962    July, Transferred to Bismarck, ND, working in the Right of Way Division for the Service

1964    November 9; Raised to the permanent rank of Major in the Kansas National Guard

1965    Employed by Farmland Industries, managing a bulk blend fertilizer plant

1967    Retired with the rank of Major on the National Guard Brigade Staff at Topeka, Kansas

1969    Employed by the Bureau of Reclamation as a Soil Scientist, mapping soils for irrigation projects in Minot, ND

1981    February; Transferred to Grand Island, NE to be close to his ailing mother living in Kansas

1982    February; First wife, Yvonne, died.

1983    March 23; Retired from the United States Army

              July; married Ramona Kuhn

1984    February; Retired from Bureau of Reclamation in Grand Island, Nebraska

            Moved Puyallup, Washington and worked a small berry farm before moving to Sumner, Washington

1996    August 17; Died in Sumner, Washington

Subject/Index Terms

Kansas life and culture
Kansas State University history


Box and Folder Listing


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[Box 1: Adams Family genealogy],
[Box 2: George Earl Adams, Sr.],
[Box 3: George E. Adams, Jr.],
[Box 4: George E. Adams, Jr.],
[Box 5: Bruce A. Adams Documents],
[Box 6: Bruce A. Adams Documents - restricted],
[Box 7: Bruce A. Adams Documents],
[Box 8: Bruce A. Adams Documents],
[Box 9: Adams Family genealogy & documents],
[Box 10: Adams Family Documents],
[Box 11: Artifacts],
[Box 12: Adams Family genealogy & documents],
[Box 13: Certificates],
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Box 1: Adams Family genealogyAdd to your cart.
Folder 1-3: Genealogy of Adams Family Genealogy materialsAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Adams Family PhotosAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Interview with John Stanberry, August 24, 2010Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Adams Family Sound Bites (2 audiocassettes), 1971Add to your cart.
Folder 7: John Stanberry war-time correspondence and photosAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Military photos. Bruce Adams, Ft. Benning; David Stanberry's commissioning; Vietnam, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Adams family photo; family home, undatedAdd to your cart.
Box 2: George Earl Adams, Sr.Add to your cart.
Folder 1: George E. Adams, Sr. Biographical InformationAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Newspaper Clippings Copies, 1940, 1949, 1957-58, 1971-75Add to your cart.
Folder 3: George E. Adams, Sr. World War I Memorabilia, 1917-18Add to your cart.
Folder 4: George E. Adams, Sr. Discharge and Veterans information, 1919-1925Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Marriage certificate and Joint tenancy agreement, 1920-1963Add to your cart.
Folder 6: George E. Adams, Sr. Documents, 1891-1971Add to your cart.
Box 3: George E. Adams, Jr.Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Copy of Birth Certificate, 1923Add to your cart.
Folder 2: School RecordsAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Pilot's Information File, 1943-45Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Administrative FileAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: World War II Photographs and Correspondence, 1944-45Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Yvonne Adams and Children Photographs, 1947Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Military Records Ninth Air Force File Retirement CertificateAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Retirement CertificateAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: William David Mitchell LetterAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Photocopies of family photos, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: George E. Adams, Jr. WW II - 30th PRS HistoryAdd to your cart.
Box 4: George E. Adams, Jr.Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Letter to President Carter, March 3, 1977Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Letter to Bruce Adams, 1996Add to your cart.
Folder 3: George E. Adams, Jr. Obituaries, 1996Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence Related to the Death of George E. Adams, Jr., 1996Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Last Will and Testament, 1996Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Research FileAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Will & Probate, 1996Add to your cart.
Box 5: Bruce A. Adams DocumentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Copy of Birth Certificate, 1946Add to your cart.
Folder 2: 4-H Club Record, 1957-1959Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Grade School, 1952-1960Add to your cart.
Folder 4: H.S. Boys State, 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 5: H.S. Awards, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: H. S. Newspaper, 1961-1964Add to your cart.
Folder 7: H.S. Science Paper, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 8: H.S. Photos, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: High School Science competition, 1962-1964Add to your cart.
Folder 10: H.S. Diploma, 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 11: CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Clipping of Wedding, 1970 Apr 13Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Graduation. Kansas State College. George Earl Adams, Jr., 1948Add to your cart.
Item 14: The Trojan yearbook, 1962Add to your cart.
Item 15: The Trojan yearbook, 1963Add to your cart.
Item 16: The Trojan yearbook, 1964Add to your cart.
Item 17: Calvin Today. Bruce Adams mentioned on pg. 12, 2000 FallAdd to your cart.
Box 6: Bruce A. Adams Documents - restrictedAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Official Military Personnel File, 1966-2003Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Official Military Efficiency FileAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Military Personnel Records JacketAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Field Training ManualsAdd to your cart.
Item 5: United State Army Officer's Notebook PocketAdd to your cart.
Box 7: Bruce A. Adams DocumentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1971 Mar 15Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1971 Mar 24Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1971 Apr 11Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1971 Jun 6Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1971 Jul 19Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1971 Aug 1Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1971 Sep 5Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1971 Oct 5Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1971 Nov 28Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1972 Jan 23Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1972 Feb 21Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1972 Mar 17Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1972 Apr 4Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1972 Jun 12Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1972 Jul 31Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1972 Sep 19Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1972 Nov 5Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1972 Dec 31Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1973 Feb 15Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1973 Feb 23Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1973 Apr 8Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1973 Apr 17Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1973 Jun 5Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1973 Sep 23Add to your cart.
Folder 25: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1974 Jan 14Add to your cart.
Folder 26: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1974 Mar 12Add to your cart.
Folder 27: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1974 Jun 1Add to your cart.
Folder 28: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1974 Jun 27Add to your cart.
Folder 29: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1974 Aug 11Add to your cart.
Folder 30: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, 1975 Mar 3Add to your cart.
Folder 31: Correspondence with Roy and Virginia Langford, undatedAdd to your cart.
Box 8: Bruce A. Adams DocumentsAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Photo Album 1: America's Home Team: The Army ReserveAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Photo Album 2: Powder RiverAdd to your cart.
Item 3: Photo Album 3: Ride with the 91st Wild West WarriorAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: 91st Division Newsletters and Clippings, 1987-99Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Training Evaluation Outline for Ft. Jackson IET, 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Map Reading and Land Navigation: Field Manual, 1993Add to your cart.
Folder 7: 91st Division Association Printed Materials, 1993, 2002, 2011Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Biographical Sketches: Corresponding Studies, Class of 1993; US Army War College, 1992-93Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Brigadier General Training Conference, Ft. Leavenworth, KS, October 24-30, 1998Add to your cart.
Folder 10: 104th Infantry Division Printed Materials, 2003, 2007Add to your cart.
Folder 11: K-State Interview with Bruce Adams, 09.13.2012  (CD)Add to your cart.
Box 9: Adams Family genealogy & documentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Ancestors of Bruce Alan Adams, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Samuel and Ida Adams divorce agreement, 1905Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Probate Records. Jonas Miller, 1902Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Probate Records. Mary Ann Adams, 1895-1899Add to your cart.
Folder 5: George E. Adams, Sr. Landscape plan, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Correspondence from George Adams, Jr., 1977-1984Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Letters from Opal Adams, 1978Add to your cart.
Folder 8: George & Yvonne Adams children: George, Susan & Christopher, 1948-1958Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Yvonne Cassidy Adams' death, 1982Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Cassidy family clippings, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Correspondence from Julie, Barb & Mary, 1977-1981Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Jesse James Adams, 2007-2010Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Charlene and John Stanberry, 1980-2015Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Blair Adams letters, 1946-1947Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Miscellaneous family documents, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Land Records and Mortgage, 1858-1956Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Financial records, 1880-1962Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Old insurance policies, 1949-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Biographical information gathered by Tony Crawford, Archivist, Kansas State University LibrariesAdd to your cart.
Box 10: Adams Family DocumentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: George E. Adams from National Personnel Records Center, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Clippings. Adams Family, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Cemetery Records., 1885-1930Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Cooperative Extension. Home Demonstration Unit. Atchison County. Brush Creek, 1939-1946Add to your cart.
Folder 5: War Ration Books, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Certificates. George Adams, Jr., 1961-1980Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Social Security Documents - restricted, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Paul Adams, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: The Museum of Flight. Artifact List., 2013Add to your cart.
Folder 10: National World War II Memorial, 2001Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Atchison County Community High School. Tiger Centennial, 1891-1991.Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Atchison County Community High School. Tiger, 1940-1941Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Atchison County Community High School. Tiger, 1941Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Horton High School. Alumni Association, 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Horton High School. Horton, 1939Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Trojans Class of 1964. 50 Year Class Reunion, 2014Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Calendar. Atchison Production Credit Association, 1955Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Orange "A" Letter. Football & Track; "CYC", undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 19: Elks Memorial. George Earl Adams, Jr., 1996Add to your cart.
Box 11: ArtifactsAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Plaque. Bruce A. Adams. In Appreciation for Your Faithful and Dedicated Service to the 104th Division (IT), May 1996 to Sep 1997., 1997Add to your cart.
Item 2: Excelsior Park Stop watch, missing glass face, functional.Add to your cart.
Item 3: Small green rectangular cardboard box with George E. Adams written on the interior lid, containing 4 pins and 1 ringAdd to your cart.
1 silver 4-H medal with ribbon, 1 silver 4-H project leader, 1 silver FFA Vocational Agriculture, 1 gold 4-H Thos. E. Wilson Award (4-H Live Stock County Champion) with ribbon, 1 thin metal ring
Item 4: Clear topped plastic snap box containing 8 military pins.Add to your cart.
2 gold U.S. lapel pins, 3 gold Army Colonel Oak Leaf pins, 2 Army Chemical Corps pins, 1 Army Air Forces lapel pin
Item 5: Oversized silver-colored safety pin with attached brass tag stamped with the number 384 and Pat. Jan 21, 02.Add to your cart.
Item 6: Mother of pearl studAdd to your cart.
Item 7: Ivory enamel studAdd to your cart.
Item 8: Pin. Handmade black leather hound dog with brown leather ear and tail, hand painted face, and red cross flag.Add to your cart.
Item 9: U.S. Army Officer cap badge (screw back)Add to your cart.
Item 10: WWII U.S. Army Air Force Corps pin (sterling silver)Add to your cart.
Item 11: Extended ribbon bar with Armed Forces Reserve Medal Ribbon (light blue and ivory), American Campaign Medal Ribbon (medium blue, white, black, and red), World War II Victory Medal Ribbon (rainbow of colors on each end, with red center)Add to your cart.
Item 12: Extended ribbon bar with Distinguished Flying Cross Medal Ribbon (navy blue, white, and red), Air Medal Ribbon (navy blue and orange) with 1 silver and 3 bronze oak leaf clusters, European African Middle Eastern Campaign Medal Ribbon (brown, green, white and red) with 4 bronze starsAdd to your cart.
Item 13: Plaque. Presented to Capt. Bruce A. Adams, Adjutant, 6 Jan 76 to 23 May 78. Presented as a token of our appreciation for your unrelenting efforts, your display of ability and your shop interest will long be remembered. Printing Plant, Sharpe Army Depot.Add to your cart.
Item 14: Cap. American Legion. Horton, KansasAdd to your cart.
Box 12: Adams Family genealogy & documentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Genealogy of Adams Family and documentsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Photograph. School House Road, 306th Road and Cheyenne Road, outside Horton, Kansas.Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Samuel and Julia Adams Farm, 306th Road, outside Horton, Kansas. Printed photographs, with written identification.Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Adams family property, 3576 310th Road, outside Horton, Kansas. Printed photographs with written identificationAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: The "Big House," outside Horton, Kansas. 306th Road near Clay Road. Printed photographs with written identification.Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Letters from Edward Blair Adams to Grandpa and Grandma, 1948Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Items related to Dad and 2nd wife Ramona (Previously wife of late Uncle Blair)Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Items related to 1950s on Adams' farm and 1960s in Seneca, KansasAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Items related to Brigadier General Bruce Adams, US Army (Ret.)Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Items related to Grandpa Adams' farm years, items from Grandma AdamsAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Items on Uncle John Stanberry - married Aunt Charlene Adams - two kids David (deceased) and Linda (Hanford, California)Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Items related to Uncle Bob Page - married Aunt Julie Adams - two kids Rob and Stephanie (married Sam Goucher)Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Family Legacy - K-StateAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: Bruce A. Adams - photographsAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Yvonne Cassidy, Cassidy family photos, Stevens Point, WisconsinAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Photographs. George E. Adams, Jr.Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Certificates, 1969-2003Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Notes from Mary Alice Bischoff Adams history phone callAdd to your cart.
Box 13: CertificatesAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Certificates and PostersAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Bruce A. Adams. Legion of Merit.Add to your cart.
Item 3: Military photographAdd to your cart.

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[Box 1: Adams Family genealogy],
[Box 2: George Earl Adams, Sr.],
[Box 3: George E. Adams, Jr.],
[Box 4: George E. Adams, Jr.],
[Box 5: Bruce A. Adams Documents],
[Box 6: Bruce A. Adams Documents - restricted],
[Box 7: Bruce A. Adams Documents],
[Box 8: Bruce A. Adams Documents],
[Box 9: Adams Family genealogy & documents],
[Box 10: Adams Family Documents],
[Box 11: Artifacts],
[Box 12: Adams Family genealogy & documents],
[Box 13: Certificates],
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