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World War (1939-1945) -- Newspapers

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 24 Collections and/or Records:

Arden E. French Second World War correspondence

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2017-662-w
Dates: 1934 - 1943

Clair Mac (Bud) Mason Second World War correspondence

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2017-683-w
Dates: 1942 - 1946

Ed Liguori Second World War newspaper clippings

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2017-517-wc
Dates: 1941 - 1945

Friesz Brothers Second World War and Korean War correspondence and clippings

 Collection — Box WWII 146, Folder: 16, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2018-041-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence and clippings pertaining to the Friesz brothers of Keytesville, Missouri during the Second World War and Korea, including: John R. Friesz, LCDR Robert P. Friesz, USN, Lt. Elmo W. Friesz, USMCR, and SSgt. Walter E. Friesz, USMC.

Dates: 1936 March 16 - 1951 June 4

Harlan Adams Second World War correspondence

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2017-451-wc

Arthur L. Hecht papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-059-s-r
Abstract

This collection contains the diaries, photographs and realia of Col. Arthur L. Hecht, USA created between 1941-1980.

Dates: 1941-05-28 - 1980-10-30

Ralph W. Kerns Second World War photograph scrapbooks and correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-118-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains two scrapbooks filled with photographs and other materials, as well as correspondence written by T/5 Ralph W. Kerns, USA to his family during the Second World War.

Dates: 1942 November 7 - 1949 September

Leon B. Kravik Second World War correspondence and personal papers

 Collection — Box WWII 21, Folder: 9-10, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2017-272-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence and other materials pertaining to the accidental death of PFC Leon Bruce Kravik, USAAF, during training in 1942 during the Second World War.

Dates: 1942 December 22 - 1946 October 28

Roman Milewski Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 165, Folder: 6-7, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2020-166-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains nine correspondence from PFC Roman "Romie" Milewski, USA to his niece Ruth Braun during the Second World War. Also included are additional correspondence to his sister, his wife, and one letter from the Army to his wife, as well as three photographs of Roman and various clippings.

Dates: 1943 October 20 - 1945 May

Nickly Larsen First World War helmet, government documents, and other materials

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2019-078-w
Dates: 1917 August 11 - 1945 August 9; Majority of material found within 1917 August 11 - 1925 January 1

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

 Collection — Box WWII 58, Folder: 12-16, Folder: 1-5
Identifier: 2016-167-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence from Sergeant Neil C. Pascoe during the Second World War and Michael L. Watson during the Vietnam War. Also includes newspaper clippings from 1943 to 1944 and Pascoe's veteran information card.

Dates: 1943 September 1 - 1971 December 16

Paul Herman De Walt Second World War correspondence

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2017-618-w
Dates: Majority of material found within 1942 - 1957

Robert W. Repper Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2019-001-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence written by Lt. Robert W. Repper, USA to his parents during the Second World War. Also included are one diary, one photograph, a graduation program, documents and clippings.

Dates: 1942 January 28 - 1946 April 15

Carl A. Robbie Second World War newspaper collection

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

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

Dates: 1944 February 26 - August 30

Series 1, Correspondence to Pascoe Family, 1943 September 1 - 1945 August 27

 Series — Box WWII 58, Folder: 1 of 5
Scope and Contents This series contains 13 letters written by Neil C. Pascoe to his mother R.W. Pascoe and other family dating between September 1, 1943 and August 27, 1945. The series discusses acknowledging receipt of many letters from the mother and Neil’s attempts to answer all of them. The series begins with a letter about shipping out, and the very specific way to write his address. “Don’t write anything else for an address as they are very fussy.” –September 1, 1943. It continues with holiday wishes and...
Dates: 1943 September 1 - 1945 August 27

Series 2, Newspaper Clippings, 1944 April 02 - 1944 May 12

 Series — Box WWII 148, Folder: 6, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents

This series contains eleven newspaper clippings. Three of them reference "Sgt. Walter W. Swayze." Two of them are Sad Sack comics. One is a diagram of a B-29 Superfortress. The rest reference the state of Michigan or the unit T/SGT Swayze was in during his service abroad.

Dates: 1944 April 02 - 1944 May 12

Series 3, Clippings, 1943 - 1945

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains three newspaper clippings and one military unit newsletter. The clippings highlight Capt. Gretchen Yoffa and her sister, as well as the other women of the American Red Cross and the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC), during the Second World War. The unit newsletter, "On the Beam" 20 June, 1945, highlights some daily recreational services on deck of the a ship, as well as short news stories. The news stories include President Truman's travel arrangements, and a story...
Dates: 1943 - 1945

Series 3, Clippings, 1943 - 1945

 Series — Box WWII 58, Folder: 4 of 5
Scope and Contents This series contains 3 newspaper clippings and 1 army information card dated approximately between the years 1943 and 1945. One clipping is a newspaper cartoon called "Willie and Joe," date unknown. One newspaper article is dated August 1944 and titled "The Meanest Man in the Army," by Samuel W. Taylor. The third article is from The Tulsa Tribune, dated October 16, 1943 and titled 'The Healthy American Must Do the Job," by Richard Lloyd Jones. The information card includes information about...
Dates: 1943 - 1945

Series 3, Ephemera and other materials, 1943 December 25 - 1944 November 23

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains the following: Ephemera: 1-1943/ 1944 "Merry Chirstmas"/ "Happy Newyear" leaflet 1-1944 Thanksgiving Day menu 1-"Anfa Hotel: Casa Blanca" paper slip 1-undated newspaper clipping with headline reading "La fête du Mouloud à Rabat." 3-postcards Other materials: 1-printout of Lieutenant Commander George Fulton Brown's, US Navy...
Dates: 1943 December 25 - 1944 November 23

Series 5, Clippings, 1941 August 1

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This series contains one newspaper and one clipping. The clipping is a poem in English from a French paper sent to Hecht's mother, with handwritten notes. The newspaper is the Ninth Division Anniversary Edition paper from Fort Bragg August 1, 1941. Of particular note is the newspaper's neglect of the war in Europe. From the articles, it is apparent some shifting and reorganization is occuring within the military but there is no mention of the war, rather with articles glorifying...
Dates: 1941 August 1

Walter W. Swayze Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-284-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence from T/SGT Walter W. Swayze, USAAF and Hilda Swayze during the Second World War as well as various documents and items kept by T/SGT Swayze from during his service or received afterwards.

Dates: 1943 September 10 - 1945 October 06

John G. Thursby Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 13, Folder: 8-12, Folder: 1-5
Identifier: 2016-150-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains letters, photographs, newspaper clippings and a page from a book about the family of Sergeant John G. Thursby, United States Army, before and during the Second World War.

Dates: 1941 February 25 - 1942 August 9

Wickman Family Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 148, Folder: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-602-w-r
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence to members of the Wickman family of Springfield, Massachusetts during the Second World War, as well as various other correspondence.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1943 March 31 - 1944 September 24

Gretchen H. Yoffa Red Cross Clubmobile photographs and other material

 Collection — Document-box 5
Identifier: 2018-012-s-r
Abstract

This is a collection of photographs and other materials from Captain Gretchen H. Yoffa of the Red Cross Clubmobiles during the Second World War and after. The collection includes several photographs, and identification card, some correspondence, and miscellaneous items.

Dates: 1943 - 1948