World War (1939-1945) -- Newspapers
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:
Dates: 1934 - 1943
Dates: 1941 - 1945
Collection — Box WWII 102, Folder: 29
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
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
Collection — Multiple Containers
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
Collection — Box WWII 19, Folder: 9-10, Folder: 1-2
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
Dates: Majority of material found within 1942 - 1957
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 on...
Dates: 1943 - 1945
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
Collection — Multiple Containers
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
Series — Box WWII 13, Folder: 8-12, Folder: 1-5
Abstract This collection contains letters, photographs, newspaper clippings and a page from a book about the family of Sgt. John G. Thursby, USA, before and during the Second World War.
Dates: 1941 February 25-1942 August 9
Collection — Box WWII 104, Folder: 2, Folder: 1
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
Collection — Document-box 5
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