Lanham, C. T.
(Charles Trueman), 1902-1978.
1916-1978 (mostly 1944-1978)
General Charles T. Lanham (1902-1978), a decorated WWII General and friend of
author Ernest Hemingway, was an accomplished author, trainer, and after retiring from
the military had a successful second career as a public relations executive. The Charles
T. Lanham Papers document the general’s WWII and post war military service and his
private sector employment with several corporations. The papers contain correspondence,
scrapbooks, photographs, journals, speeches, and legal documents.