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Frederick Robinson Second World War correspondence

 Series — Box: WWII 11, Folder: 19-21, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 2015-115-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains correspondence written by CPL Frederick Robinson, USAF Army Air Forces, to Frances E. Mote during World War Two. Also included are newspaper clippings, photographs, and greeting cards. Robinson served in New Guinea and the Phillippines. Prior to the war, Robinson was a commercial artist and retoucher for Parker Advertising Co. His skill as an artist is evidenced in his letters - most of them contain sketches and drawings.

Two of the newspaper clippings included refer to Andrew Carroll and the Center for American War Letters.


  • 1944-10 - 1945-10

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.


0.2 Linear Feet (3 folders)

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This collection contains letters and sketches from CPL Frederick Robinson, USAAF, during his service in the Philippines during the Second World War.


This series is arranged by material type and date. Series 1: Correspondence -- Series 2: Photographs -- Series 3: Newspaper Clippings

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Patricia Brandt.
finding aid for the Frederick Robinson Second World War correspondence
Lauren Menges
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Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States