Manuscript Vertical File 

Collection Number: MVF 9-17

Accession Number: 0304-05

Item(s): Photocopies of material relating to A. S. Johnston, Jr.’s military records; scanned photos of the A. S. Johnston, Sr. family; and genealogical information on the Johnston family.


Donor: Fran Johnston

Date Received: Oct. 17, 2003

Literary Rights Statement: 

Permission to publish from the collection must be obtained from the Irving Archives, Irving Public Library.


The file contains photocopies of Albert Sidney Johnston, Jr.’s military record in the Signal Corp. and the Office of Strategic Services during WWII, his marriage certificate, and his death certificate. Also in the file is a 299-page history of the Johnston family compiled by John Neil Johnston in 1936. Included in the collection are 17 digital images of the Johnston family, 1920s-1950s. Albert Sidney Johnston, Sr., was the long-time Irving School superintendant during the 1930s and 1940s.