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"Chick" Rainear Second World War poetry

 Collection — Box: WWII 111, Folder: 9, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2019-140-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains one typed, two page, volume of poetry including three poems written by Lt. "Chick" Rainear during the Second World War. The poems were typed on American Red Cross paper and given to and kept by Alice White, an American Red Cross program director in Italy from 1943 to 1946. The original poems were found among the personal effects of Rainear, a pilot, after he was killed in action.

The poetry were originals and include these three titles:
  • "The Boeyard--North Africa--1943"
  • "Bass and Drompp"
  • "The News"

Dates

  • 1945

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.

Extent

0.01 Linear feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

This collection contains one typed, two page, volume of poetry including three poems written by Lt. "Chick" Rainear during the Second World War.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Alice White.
Title
Finding Aid for the "Chick" Rainear Second World War poetry
Status
Completed
Author
Andrew Harman
Date
11/14/2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Contact:
Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States