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George Schmid Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 17, Folder: 18
Identifier: 2017-606-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains three correspondences written by Fireman First Class and Watertender Third Class George Schmid, US Navy, to his family during the Second World War. Stationed on the USS Phobos in the Pacific Theater, in his letters he wishes his family well, expresses missing them, muses about the continuation of the war, hopes for its conclusion, inquires about his family's Christmas, praises his son, describes films he's watching, and outlines issues he's having with cars.

Dates

  • 1944 August 3-1945 July 22

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.

Extent

.08 Linear feet (1 folder)

Overview

This collection contains three correspondences written by Fireman First Class and Watertender Third Class George Schmid, USN, to his family during the Second World War.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by material type, author, and date.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of John C. Palmer.

Legal Status

Donor retains any copyright and related rights. For more information, consult original donation form.
Title
Finding Aid for the George Schmid Second World War correspondence
Status
Under Revision
Author
Lee Feldman
Date
1/3/2018
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Contact:
Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States