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Army Specialized Training Division, Yale University, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 89

Scope and Contents

The records consist of correspondence, transcripts, photographs, instructional materials, and administrative files documenting the Army Specialized Training Division at Yale, particularly the Army Specialized Training Program (ASTP) and the Civil Affairs Specialists Training School.

Dates

  • 1940-1963

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are partially restricted. See inventory for details.

Arrangement

The records are arranged by accession.

Extent

21 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/mssa.ru.0089

Overview

The records consist of correspondence, transcripts, photographs, instructional materials, and administrative files documenting the Army Specialized Training Division at Yale, particularly the Army Specialized Training Program (ASTP) and the Civil Affairs Specialists Training School.

Biographical / Historical

The Army Training Schools, comprising the Civil Affairs Specialists Training School, the Military Intelligence Service Language School, and the Army Specialized Training Program, were established at Yale in 1943. The curricula was prescribed by the Army but administered by Yale.

General note

Forms part of Yale Record Group 42-A (YRG 42-A), Records of military training programs at Yale.
Title
Guide to the Army Specialized Training Division, Yale University, Records
Status
Under Revision
Author
compiled by Daniel Hartwig
Date
June 2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Manuscripts and Archives Repository

Contact:
Yale University Library
P.O. Box 208240
New Haven CT 06520-8240 US
(203) 432-1735
(203) 432-7441 (Fax)

Location

Sterling Memorial Library
Room 147
120 High Street
New Haven, CT 06511

Opening Hours