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Mary (Platt) MacKinnon WWII aircraft scrapbook collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2012-043-r
Overview This collection contains the personal scrapbook of Mary (Platt) MacKinnon, aunt of WWII pilot Robert Platt. The scrapbook collection includes scrapbook pages with information about various WWII military planes as well as posters and maps.
Dates: 1939 - 1942; Majority of material found in 1942 - 1942

Corporal Raymond Frank McRoberts World War Two militaria collection

 Collection — Box: (1)
Identifier: 2015-023-s-r
Overview This collection is a gift of Penni McRoberts, granddaughter of Corporal Raymon Frank McRoberts. It contains one Class A uniform jacket (US Marines), one Purple Heart medal, seven ribbons, one photograph, and a box with two shell bracelets from Guadalcanal, South Pacific.
Dates: 1941-1945

Munemitsu-Sasaki family collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2010-012-r
Overview A collection of photographs, documents, and keepsakes on the Munemitsu and Sasaki families, chronicling their experiences as Japanese Americans in Southern California and as internees in Southwestern incarceration camps.
Dates: late 1800s-2011; Majority of material found within 1920s-1940s

John G. Nall Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 52, Folder: 13
Identifier: 2017-233-w-r
Overview This collection contains nineteen correspondence written by 1LT John G. Nall, USAAF to his friend, Mary Symmes, during the Second World War.
Dates: 1943 January 20 - 1944 June 20

Nuremberg Military Tribunals 50th Reunion collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-012-h-r
Overview In 1996, the representatives of the Nuremberg Tribunal Trials met in Washington D.C. for their fifth reunion on March 22 to 23. Former Nuremberg prosecutors and other committee members gather, including Court Records, Court Interpreters, Secretaries, Research Analysts, Interrogators, Internal Security, Reporters, and Photographers. Arntson created this collection to document the executive trial counsel and the reunion. The collection includes a Nuremberg Directory, newspaper clipping,...
Dates: 1990 - 1996

Neil C. Pascoe Second World War correspondence and Michael L. Watson Vietnam War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 51, Folder: 12-16, Folder: 1-5
Identifier: 2016-167-w-r
Overview Letters from Sgt. Neil C. Pascoe (WWII) to his wife, Ruth Pascoe (written as Mrs. Neil C. Pascoe) – March 1944 to October 1945. Letters from Neil C. Pascoe to his mother, Mrs. R.W. Pascoe –March 1944 to Sept. 1945. Newspaper clippings 1943 to 1944. Veteran Information Card.

Two letters from Michael L. Watson to Jenny Kenyon 11/1970 and 12/1971 (Vietnam War).
Dates: 1943 September 1-1971 December 16

Lola Cannon Pefley Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-013-w-r
Overview This collection contains various soldier correspondence to Lola Cannon Pefley, and ephemera during the Second World War.
Dates: 1928-05-13 - 1952-08-02

Letter from a Polish inmate at Dachau K3

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-068-s-r

San Francisco Examiner collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-005-h-r
Overview Two newspapers documenting the Adolf Eichmann trail, from April 11-12, 1961.
Dates: 1961-04-11 - 1961-04-12

Soviet Union photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-006-h-r
Content Description The Soviet Union Photograph Collection contains photos from three prominent Russian photographers Yevgeny Khaldei, Georgi Zelma, and Emmanuel Evzerikhin. For numerous days, these Jewish photographers documented the harsh scenes of World War II. In this collection majority of the photograph capture the Eastern Front of the Second World War.
Dates: 1936 - 1948

Stanley M. Garstka personal papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-001-h-r
Overview The Stanley M. Garstka personal papers contain two letters, a personal reflection, and the article Poland's Way of the cross 1939-1945 by Franciszek J. Proch.
Dates: 1989

Sharron A. Stemler Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 13, Folder: 14
Identifier: 2017-070-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters and newspaper clippings from Sgt. Bruce H. Nickerson and Henry Hoover during the Second World War.
Dates: 1945 August 21; 1939 - 1945

Sugihara-Vogelweid collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-003-h-r
Overview Created by Hanni Vogelweid, a Holocaust survivor, she and her family were issued a visa to Japan by Chiune Sugihara, the Japanese consul in Lithuania credited with saving thousands of Jewish refugees by providing transit visas. Vogelweid collected newspaper articles related to the rescuer, Sugihara. In addition, the collection contains correspondence, photographs, writings on Sugihara, programs to exhibitions and events associated with Sugihara, transportation list, and a photocopy of...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1990 - 2010

Mildred Sutton Second World War correspondence, photographs and other materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2019-074-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence to Mildred Sutton from family and friends serving during the Second World War. Also included are photographs of the soldiers and other materials.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1943 February 16 - 1949 May 13

The Guilty scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-007-h-r
Overview The scrapbook is comprised of clippings from the Collier's magazine. The clippings include caricatures by Sam Berman, featuring Nazi leaders entitled The Guilty.
Dates: 1945 - 1946

The Illustrierter Beobachter album

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-009-h-r
Overview The Illustrierter Boebachter was the National Socialist German Workers' Party's (NSDAP) weekly illustrated newspaper. The newspaper was intended to elevate the leaders of the NSDAP thorough coverage of their actions. The issues here are from July 7, 1938, to December 29, 1938.
Dates: 1938 - 1938

John N. Vachet Second World War correspondence

 Collection — document-box: 1, Folder: 1-4
Identifier: 2016-029-s-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence and documents pertaining to the death of Seaman First Class John Norman Vachet, United States Naval Reserve during and after the Second World War.
Dates: 1942-5 - 1948-11

William Vasos Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 7, Folder: 8-13
Identifier: 2015-123-w-rd
Overview This collection contains correspondence written both to and from YN3 William Vasos, USN and his wife Irene during the Second World War. Also included are newspaper clippings and various wartime and service ephemera.
Dates: 1940 - 1945

Ann Volk Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 18, Folder: 9
Identifier: 2017-324-w-rd
Overview This collection contains letters and a funeral card from SSGT. Philip Langerholc and Sgt. Larry Langerholc to their sister Ann Volk during the Second World War.
Dates: 1943 September 16; 1943 October 5

John F. Wade Second World War memorabilia collection

 Collection — document-box: 1, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 2016-019-s-r
Overview This collection contains memorabilia collected by Sergeant John F. Wade, United States Army Air Force during and after the Second World War. Included are a photo album, identification card, pamphlets and pictorial book about Sgt. Wade's unit, the 9th Air Force Service Command.
Dates: 1944 - 1956

Merrill and Dolores Walker Second World War correspondence

 Collection — document-box: 1-2
Identifier: 2016-026-s-r
Overview This collection consists of 260 correspondence to and between Lieutenant Merrill Ludwig Walker, United States Army Air Force and his wife Dolores Lorraine (Kimbro) Walker before and during the Second World War. Included are letters between the Walkers and other authors as well as greeting cards, papers, and pamphlets.
Dates: 1938 - 1952; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1944

Ralph M. Wefel Second World War combat diary

 Collection — document-box: 1
Identifier: 2016-020-s-r
Overview This collection contains the combat diary of Staff Sergeant Ralph M. Wefel, United States Army Air Force from the Second World War. Also included are supplementary items such as identification cards, notes, and rosters.
Dates: 1942-07 - 1985-09; Majority of material found within 1942-07 - 1945-10

World War II Ration Books.

 File — Box: 1
Identifier: 2013-022-s-r
Overview This folder contains two ration books distributed by the United States government in 1943 to two Chicago residents.
Dates: 1943 - 1943

Frank D. Yaussi Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2018-102-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence primarily between Maj. Frank D. Yaussi, USAAF and his mother, Eula Yaussi, during the Second World War. Included is further correspondence between Yaussi and other relatives as well as a few correspondence from his cousin H.P. Hayes to Eula.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1940 November 19 - 1943 October 24