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Hepburn Family Wartime correspondence collection

 Collection — Box: WWII 7, Folder: 15-16
Identifier: 2017-194-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains one postcard from William Hepburn Sr. during the First World War. Also in this collection is an unsent postcard with the photo of Roy L. Nelson whose relation to Hepburn is unknown. This collection also contains a postcard and military documents from Private First Class William Hepburn, Jr. during the Second World War.


  • 1916 January 4-1942 September 24

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.


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This collection contains a post card from William Hepburn Sr. during the First World War and a postcard and military documents from PFC William Hepburn Jr. during the Second World War.


This collection is arranged by material type, author, and date. Series list: Series 1: William Hepburn Sr. First World War postcards – Series 2: William Hepburn Jr. Second World War papers

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Robert D. Hepburn.

Legal Status

Donor retains any copyright and related rights. For more information, consult original donation form.
Finding Aid for the Hepburn family Second World War correspondence
Wynter Salazar
April 25, 2018
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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