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Edward T. Kelly Jr. Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 5, Folder: 3-7
Identifier: 2015-055-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written Edward T. Kelly to his family during the Second World War.

Walter A. Kozlowski Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 5, Folder: 9
Identifier: 2017-239-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters from 2nd Lt. Walter A. Kozlowski to his friend and colleague Joseph Weyres during the Second World War. Kozlowski and 13 people on the aircraft named “Bastard” were lost at sea on October 29, 1943 when the plane crashed over Puerto Rico.

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.

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.

Munemitsu-Sasaki family collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
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.

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.

John G. Newitt Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-056-w-r
Overview This collections consists of 570 correspondence between LT John G. Newitt, USA and his wife Elizabeth, as well as correspondence to his aunts and miscellaneous correspondence to and from LT Newitt during the Second World War.

Henry B. Nowak Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 7, Folder: 6-7
Identifier: 2015-026-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by TM 3/c Henry Nowak, USN, to his wife, Florence Nowak, during the Second World War. The collection also contains a CD with photographs and transcriptions.

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).

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.

Louis J. Saffores Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 5, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2013-055-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written to Capt. Louis Saffores, USMC and his wife Marge, from enlisted men who had served under his command, during the Second World War. This collection also contains two photographs, a small Japanese flag and various postcards and ephemera.

Christopher Smith Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2014-013-w-r
Overview This collection consists of correspondence to and from Capt. Christopher Smith, USA during the Second World War. The collection also includes photographs and ephemera, as well as a code key letter written at the time for the family to be able to avoid the censors.

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.

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.

Myrtle Tracy Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 2, Folder: 3-6
Identifier: 2014-045-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from three soldiers, writing to a woman named Myrtle Tracy, during World War Two.

George V. Tudor Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-083-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Sgt. George V. Tudor, USMCR during the Second World War. The collection also contains postmortem correspondence and other papers.

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.

Nick G. Vasos Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 6, Folder: 12-18
Identifier: 2014-055-w-r
Overview This collection consists of original and photopied correspondence between Sgt. Nick G. Vasos,USA, and his family during the Second World War. The collection also includes supplementary material such as a biographical video disc, photos, and draft and assignment cards for Sgt. Vasos.

William Vasos Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 7, Folder: 8-13
Identifier: 2015-123-w-r
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.

Ann Volk Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 18, Folder: 9
Identifier: 2017-324-w-r
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.

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.

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.

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.

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.