Leroy Vincent Fleming papers: 1918-1919
Summary Information
Title: Leroy Vincent Fleming papers
Creator: Fleming, Leroy Vincent, 1895-1975
Dates: 1918-1919
Extent: 1 folder, 1 oversize folder
Papers and photograph of a soldier in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition."
Call number: 05137 Aa 1 Ac
Language: The material is in English
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
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Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2113
Phone: 734-764-3482
Fax: 734-936-1333
e-mail: bentley.ref@umich.edu
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Finding aid created by Christa Lemelin, 2008

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

The collection was donated by Suzanne Fleming, of Ann Arbor, Michigan, in 2005 and 2007 (Donor No. 9657).

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open to research.

To protect fragile audiovisual recordings (such as audio cassettes, film reels, and VHS tapes), the Bentley Historical Library has a policy of converting them to digital formats by a professional vendor whenever a researcher requests access. For more information, please see: http://bentley.umich.edu/research/duplication/.


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Preferred Citation:

[item], folder, box, Leroy Vincent Fleming papers, Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan


Resident of Merrill, Mich., who served in Co. A, 310th Engineers during the American intervention at Archangel, Russia. Fleming died in 1975.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The papers include Fleming's diary, 1918-1919, and transcripts of the diary. Also included are an undated portrait of Fleming and Sarah M. McInnis and photocopies of an undated diary, photographs, a map, and Russian money.

Subject Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the finding aid database and catalog of The Bentley Historical Library/University of Michigan. Researchers desiring additional information about related topics should search the catalog using these headings.

  • Soviet Union -- History -- Allied intervention, 1918-1920.
  • Polar Bear Expedition.
  • Diaries.
  • Fleming, Leroy Vincent, 1895-1975.
  • United States. Army. Engineer Regiment, 310th.
Contents List
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Container / Location Title
Papers [series]
Folder   1  
Field Message Book and transcript 1918-1919 [view items]
Folder   2  
Photograph undated [view items]
Oversize Folder   3  
Photocopies of photographs, a map, Russian money, and a diary undated

(located at Ac)

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