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Series 5, Clippings, 1941 August 1

 Series — Multiple Containers

Scope and Contents

This series contains one newspaper and one clipping. The clipping is a poem in English from a French paper sent to Hecht's mother, with handwritten notes. The newspaper is the Ninth Division Anniversary Edition paper from Fort Bragg August 1, 1941.

Of particular note is the newspaper's neglect of the war in Europe. From the articles, it is apparent some shifting and reorganization is occuring within the military but there is no mention of the war, rather with articles glorifying units from the First World War. Included are articles about the units and new weapons systems, birthday announcements, and various other articles and pictorial works or cartoons.


  • 1941 August 1

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


0.01 Linear feet (1 folder, 1 item in oversize folder)

Language of Materials



Repository Details

Part of the Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Leatherby Libraries Repository

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