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This collection is archived in Manuscripts & Folklife Archives at Western Kentucky University; 270-745-6434;


Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 2884. Digital images of photographs, passports,Kentucky Senate resolution related to 100th birthday, certificate from the Cumberland Trace Chapter of the Military Officers Association, four pieces of currency—Japanese (3) and Russian (1); military identification,from Sidney Crider Carpenter of Bowling Green, Kentucky. Most of the material relates to Carpenter's military career and his role as a coach for several national and international marksmanship teams. Also digital copies of a Korean War photograph album and a 1929 Boy Scout diary kept by Carpenter.


Military History | United States History

SC 2884 Carpenter, Sidney Crider 74 item Korean War Photo Album.pdf (9197 kB)
Korean War Photo Album compilled by Sidney Carpenter

SC 2884 CARPENTER, Sidney Crider 75 item Boy Scout Diary.pdf (9096 kB)
1929 Boy Scout Diary kept by Sidney Carpenter