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Box 1


Contains 44 Results:

O'Meara family photos and clippings, 1916-1943, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 21
Scope and Contents

Contains newspaper clippings and photographs of various O'Meara family members, including Patricia, Francis, and Katherine, from the early to mid-1900s. Several are unidentified or undated.

Dates: 1916-1943, undated

Berton A. Robbins, Jr. - Rhine River Patrol, 1951-1952, 1983

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, documentation, and newspaper articles related to Berton's service with the Rhine River Patrol in Europe. A small Plymouth medal is also included.

Dates: 1951-1952, 1983

O'Mara/O'Meara genealogy, 1973, 1997-1998, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 23
Scope and Contents

Contains pamphlets, printed articles, and correspondence from genealogical research of the O'Meara family. The folder that originally housed the materials is also included, as it contains many handwritten notes by Carroll that provide further family details.

Dates: 1973, 1997-1998, undated

Robbins genealogy from Marilyn Robbins Johnson, 2004

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 24
Scope and Contents

Contains genealogy files of the Robbins family, dating back to 1856, given to Carroll by Marilyn Robbins Johnson. An introductory letter by Marilyn is provided.

Dates: 2004

"The O'Meara's In America", 1997

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 25
Scope and Contents

Contains a bound volume titled "The O'Meara's In America: From 1830-1997," chronicling immigration in the United States and how to trace O'Meara ancestry.

Dates: 1997

USS Leutze documents and photos, 1945, undated

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 26
Scope and Contents

Contains rosters, a news article about Berton's war action, an anniversary drawing, and photos of navy men aboard a ship.

Dates: 1945, undated

Family records and correspondence, 1886-1952

 File — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

Contains letters to Carroll's grandfather, William, Robbins family deeds, the book "A Family Record of The Descendants of John Spofford, who Emigrated from England, and Settled at Rowley, Essex County, Mass., in 1638." with handwritten lineage notes, a letter to Berton expressing gratitude for his leadership, newspaper clippings and pages, and photos and memorabilia from Berton's service and return home.

Dates: 1886-1952

U.S. Naval Hospital July 4th Menu, 1945

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 28
Scope and Contents

Contains a menu from the July 4th celebration at the United States Naval Hospital in Long Beach, California in 1945.

Dates: 1945

Robbins newspaper clippings and event cards, 1951-1952

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 29
Scope and Contents

Contains event cards for and newspaper clippings about Berton and Patricia.

Dates: 1951-1952

Berton A. Robbins, Jr. and the USS Shaw, 1941 December 7

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 30
Scope and Contents

Contains two images of the U.S. flag Berton saved from the USS Shaw from the attack on Pearl Harbor and the USS Shaw blowing up in drydock.

Dates: 1941 December 7