Title: Ronald Scott Papers
Dates (Inclusive & [bulk]): ca. 1963-85 [ca. 1970]
Quantity: 1/2 box
Types of Material: correspondence; printed certificates, clippings, pamphlets and periodicals; photos; scrapbooks; drawings
Accession Number: 1987.171.1
Brief Description: Ronald H. Scott (1950- ), a native of Kernersville, NC, saw action as a Corporal in the Marine Corps in Vietnam (ca. 1969) and was later employed with the Guilford County Sheriff’s Dept. This collection consists of materials related to the Vietnam War and his experiences as a combatant.
Materials include: a war letter from Scott to his brother, Mike Scott (1969); an issue of Parade magazine with an article on Vietnam veteran and MIAs activist Bo Gritz (1983); an ALS from Gov. Bob Scott (1970); a “Memory of South Vietnam” scrapbook (ca. 1970-85), which includes clippings about the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C.; pamphlet, Marines in the 60s (ca. 1970); and the newspaper Sea Tiger, a publication of the Marines in Vietnam (1970).
Major Names/Subjects: Gritz, James, 1939
Scott, Robert Walker, 1929-2009
Scott, Ronald, 1950
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Date Surveyed: 9/4/1996