Hagar Hartman Second World War correspondence
Scope and Contents
This collection contains correspondence to Hagar Hartman from three soldiers during the Second World War. They include the following:
- 9 letters from Sgt. Robert Rockway to Hagar Hartman, written from New Guinea (1942-1944). Of note is his comment in one letter that "I am not working very hard and am spending considerable time sleeping."
- 1 letter from "Eddie" (no last name) to Hagar Hartman, written 3 February 1945. Of note is his hope that with 30 months of service, he will be eligible for stateside service.
- 1 letter from J.M. Martin to "Trudy," written 18 October 1944
- 1942 May 2 - 1945 February 3
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions. For further copyright information, please contact the archivist.
0.03 Linear Feet (1 plastic sleeve)
Language of Materials
This collection contains letters from Lt. Robert Rockway and "Eddie" (no last name) to Hagar Hartman, as well as a single letter from J.M. Martin to "Trudy."
This collection is arranged chronologically by author.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of The Book Shop, LLC
- Correspondence -- World War, 1939-1945 Subject Source: Local sources
- World War (1939-1945) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War (1939-1945) -- Pacific Area Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War (1939-1945) -- Pacific islands Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Finding Aid for the Hagar Hartman Second World War correspondence
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Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository
Orange CA 92866 United States