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Ralph Coleman Jr. Tokyo Blues Memoir, 2009-2015View associated digital content.

Ralph Coleman Jr.'s memoir Tokyo Blues recounts Coleman's military service in Japan while a member of the United States Air Force from 1954-1956. A Corvallis native, Ralph O. Coleman Jr. graduated from Oregon State College in 1949.

In addition to two copies of Coleman's self-published book, the collection also includes born digital files used in the publishing of the book, including a complete copy of the memoir with cover and plates. These files are available upon request.

ID: MSS TokyoBlues
Extent: 0.15 cubic feet
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Statement on Access: This collection is open for research. Access to the collection's electronic files is available either upon request or through the electronic records kiosk housed in the SCARC reading room.
Acquisition Note: Paper copies of Tokyo Blues were donated to the Special Collections and Archives Research Center by Ralph Coleman, Jr. in 2014. The electronic records held in this collection were transferred to SCARC by the OSU Press in 2016.
Acquired: 2016.
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