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Ruth A. Adams Second World War correspondence collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2020-035-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains 351 correspondence written to Ruth A. Adams by soldiers and sailors during the Second World War, including various holiday cards. Most of the collection, 307 letters, were written by EM3/C Eugene A. "Gene" Gasseaux, USN (USS Jobb). There were ten other soldiers and sailors, as well as six civilian authors of postcards and letters.

Dates: 1943 May 16 - 1946 May 14

Armed Services Edition book collection

 Collection — Object: All
Identifier: 2015-012-r
Abstract

This collection consists of several small Armed Services Edition books printed for distribution to American military servicemen/women overseas during World War II from 1943 to 1946. The books feature an array of non-fiction titles as well as classics, poetry, cartoons, biographies and fiction titles of various genres. The published books are complete works and not merely digests.

Dates: 1943-1946

Vincent Myers Clark Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 19, Folder: 16
Identifier: 2017-174-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains one postcard, one letter, one v-mail, and three photographs sent to Vincent Myers Clark from his friends T/5 Harry Giddings and Frank Cate, USA, during the Second World War.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1944 May 7 - 1945 May 25

J Wilbur Cornwell Second World War correspondence, photographs, documents, and uniform

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2019-093-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence, photographs, documents, and one uniform belonging to T/Sgt. J Wilbur Cornwell, USA during the Second World War.

Dates: 1941 October - 1945 September

Sidney Dashevsky Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 21, Folder: 5-6, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2017-507-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence from SF 1/C Sidney Dashevsky, USN to his fiancee Emily Van Gelder during the Second World War. Dashevsky was was deployed for almost the entire time he knew her during this correspondence, from 1943 to 1946.

Dates: 1943 January 10 - 1946 January 18

Joe Donovan Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 20, Folder: 5, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-325-w-rd
Abstract

This collection contains one letter from Joe Donovan to Ruth E. Murphy during the Second World War.

Dates: 1945 November 26

Richard N. Doolittle Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-085-w-r
Abstract

This collection consists of original correspondence from Lt. Richard N. Doolittle, USN to his wife Ruth during the Second World War, as well as various correspondence to the Doolittles before the war began and some ephemera from time spent overseas. Also included is a summary inventory created by the donor that lists dates, summaries, and locations of each letter in the collection.

Dates: 1940 December - 1945 May

David Clark Fransen Second World War coconut letter

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-001-w-r
Abstract

This collection consists of a coconut sent by Capt. David Clark Fransen, USAAF, to his daughter Susan during the Second World War. The collection also contains supplemental material pertaining to Capt. Fransen and his daughter Susan. A photo of Susan and a photo of Capt. Fransen, as well as photocopies of material related to the coconut and Capt. Fransen's military service.

Dates: 1943

Robert Benjamin Fugate Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: Resource Copies 1
Identifier: 2014-149-wc-r
Abstract

This collection contains a bound booklet of 33 photocopied letters between Lt. Robert B. Fugate, USA and his parents. Fugate served in the Philippines, surviving Bataan and a P.O.W. camp before being killed in a Manila Bay bombing.

Dates: 1941 - 1946

Harold J. Glickman Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 7, Folder: 1-2, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2014-128-w-rd
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written by 2ndLt. Harold J. Glickman, USA to his sister Frances Glickman Schweitzer, and mother Leah Glickman, from the South Pacific during the Second World War. Also included are two photographs of Lt. Glickman and his headstone.

Dates: 1943 August - 2014; Majority of material found within 1943 August - December

Claude McCoy Gordon, Jr. Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 66, Folder: 1-7, Folder: 1-7
Identifier: 2017-116-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written by Captain Claude McCoy Gordon, Jr., U.S. Army, to Jessie McBrayer Gordon during the Second World War.

Dates: 1944 - 1945

S.E. "Doc" Harold correspondence collection

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1-4
Identifier: 2015-011-r
Abstract

This collection consists of 43 pieces of correspondence written by S.E. "Doc" Harold to his fiancee and then wife, Olynda Weber Harold from 1934-1945 while he served in the United States Navy.

Dates: 1934 - 1945

Ken Horn foreign bank note collection

 Collection — document-box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: 2011-002-r
Abstract

This collection contains early 20th century foreign bank notes.

Dates: 1920 - 1944

A. John F. Kelley Interwar and Second World War personal accounts, photographs and documents

 Collection — Box: WWII 21, Folder: 15-18, Folder: 1-4
Identifier: 2018-161-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains articles, photographs and documents from the service of CCM A. John F. Kelley, USN during the Interwar and Second World War periods, from 1928 to 1945. Included are personal accounts of travelling the Pacific in peace time and fighting in the Pacific during the Second World War, as well as documents pertaining to the USS Macon.

Dates: 1928 - 1945 April 24

Henry A. Kennedy, Sr. Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 27, Folder: 1-9, Folder: 1-9
Identifier: 2017-235-w-r
Abstract

This collection contain correspondence from Maj.Henry Anthony "Stump" Kennedy Sr., USA to his parents Austin J. and Annie Kennedy and his sister Elna Kennedy during the Second World War. The collection also contains correspondence to Henry Kennedy from his army buddies, as well as correspondence from his wife Naomi to his parents.

Dates: 1930 May 6 - 1945 November 2; Majority of material found within 1941 May 30 - 1945 November 2

Anthony P. Krebes Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2018-135-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence between SSgt. Anthony P. Krebes, USA and his wife Juanita during the Second World War. Also included are correspondence from Anthony's brothers who served overseas, family and friends, as well as some documents and ephemera.

Dates: 1942 August 6 - 1946 January 5

William Harold Lee Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-580-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence between Sgt. William Harold Lee, USAAF, and his family during the Second World War. Lee was stationed in the Pacific and served in New Guinea, Australia, the Philippines, and Okinawa.

Dates: 1944 April 14 - 1945 December 11

Ernest O. Lepera Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 5, Folder: 11, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2018-136-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains thank you correspondence to Capt. Ernest O. Lepera, USA, and the Catholic Welfare Organization from victims of the Japanese Army in Manila, Philippines during the Second World War.

Dates: 1945 July 22 - 1945 August 23

Lester B. Levy Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 13, Folder: 17-21, Folder: 1-5
Identifier: 2017-114-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains 32 letters and postcards written by SSgt. Lester B. Levy, USAAC to his fiance Julie Kostbar during the Second World War. One letter was written by Kostbar to Levy. Also included in the collection are four photographs, one newspaper clipping, one personal account, and three pages of biographical information. Levy died in a Japanese prisoner of war camp in the Philippines in July of 1942.

Dates: 1940 November 11 - 1942

Ray Claude Lobdell Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 1, Folder: 23-24
Identifier: 2014-009-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written to Ray Claude Lobdell, USMM from his mother Mrs. H.M. Lobdell during the Second World War Two. A series of completed military test sheets was also included with the correspondence.

Dates: 1944 December 4 - 1945 January 24

Neal Macurda Second World War correspondence and family papers collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-625-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains a variety of materials ranging from 1700 and 1800 documents and correspondence from the First World War and Second World War. This collection also contains a Japanese flag and Japanese map, books, photographs, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1747 - 2002

Corporal Raymond Frank McRoberts World War Two militaria collection

 Collection — Box: (1)
Identifier: 2015-023-s-r
Abstract

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

Donald H. Miller Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 24, Folder: 13
Identifier: 2017-254-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains two correspondence from 1st Sgt. Donald H. Miller, USAAF to his mother and his wife Martha after the Second World War.

Dates: 1945 August 12 - 1947 July 8

Frederick Robinson Second World War correspondence

 Series — Box: WWII 11, Folder: 19-21, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 2015-115-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains letters and sketches from CPL Frederick Robinson, USAAF, during his service in the Philippines during the Second World War.

Dates: 1944 October - 1945 October

Willard T. Siebenaller Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 19, Folder: 12-14, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 2017-716-w-rd
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence from Y 1/C Willard Thomas Siebenaller, USN to his wife Ruth Siebenaller during the Second World War.

Dates: 1945 April 4 - August 21

Mildred Sutton Second World War correspondence, photographs and other materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2019-074-w-r
Abstract

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

Mildred H. Walter Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 141, Folder: 5-10, Folder: 1-6
Identifier: 2019-118-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains approximately 70 correspondence to Mildred H. Walter neƩ Hinds during the Second World War. The bulk of the collection was written to Mildred from Sgt. Richard C. "Dick" McKissick, USA during the Second World War. Also included are returned letters from Mildred to Sgt. McKissick, letters to Mildred from seven other authors, as well as three letters from a Japanese boy named Toshifumi Tatsumi in Osaka and a postcard from B. Kanno in Japan from 1915-1917.

Dates: 1915 November 10 - 1945 December 8; Majority of material found within 1943 May 7 - 1945 December 8

Cletus O. Ward Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWII 50, Folder: 1-8, Folder: 1-8
Identifier: 2014-048-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains 256 correspondence from 1stLt. Cletus O. Ward, USA during the Second World War. Also included are three compact discs containing scans of his letters and photographs.

Dates: 1941 January 5 - 1945 October 15

Don J. Weekes Second World War battle reports

 Collection — Box: WWII 24, Folder: 9
Identifier: 2017-120-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains two reports written by Lieutenant Don J. Weekes, USN about the sinking of the USS St. Lo during the Battle of Leyte Gulf, Second World War.

Dates: 1944 October