Armstrong Papers, 1932-1974 (Bulk: 1950-1960)
1 records storage box, 4 archives boxes, 1 flat box (3.5 linear ft.)
The collection contains correspondence, photographs, diaries, journals, publications and vital and legal documents dealing with Armstrong's days at Amherst college, Harvard University, his foriegn language studies and finally, the trip to Africa on which he died. The collection also includes the papers of Catherine M. Armstrong relating to her son's death, including correspondence with the families of Armstrong's fellow travelers, official correspondence relating to the investigation, notes on her trip to Paris to visit the family of Tommy-Martin and notes of sympathy following her son's death.
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There are no restrictions on access to the John H. Armstrong Papers for research use.
Requests for permission to publish material from the papers should be directed to the Archives and Special Collections.
Amherst College Archives and Special Collections