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Carl A. Robbie Second World War newspaper collection

 Collection — custom-box: WWII Newspapers 1
Identifier: 2021-193-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains 144 newspapers collected by Carl Alexander Robbie during the Second World War. Included are 7 various newspapers and 137 Stars and Stripes periodicals.

The various newspapers include:
  • Los Angeles Times, December 8, 1941
  • Los Angeles Times, June 6, 1944
  • Glendale News-Press, May 1, 1945
  • Glendale News-Press, May 7, 1945
  • Scottish Daily Express, June 20, 1944
  • The Evening News (London), June 7, 1944
  • The Evening News (London), June 8, 1944
  • The Evening Standard, June 7, 1944


The Stars and Stripes range from February 26, 1944 to August 30, 1944 and include a newspaper for almost every day for each month during that span.

Dates

  • 1944 February 26 - August 30

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

3 Linear Feet (1 flat box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection contains 147 newspapers collected by Carl Alexander Robbie during the Second World War.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by newspaper and chronology.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Carl Alexander Robbie, donated by Sandra Robbie.

Physical Description

The paper in this collection is damaged and falling apart. The Stars and Stripes are interleaved by month.

Title
Finding Aid for the Carl A. Robbie Second World War newspaper collection
Status
Completed
Author
Andrew Harman
Date
12/3/2021
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