World War, 1939-1945
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 656 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box WWII 1, Folder: 16-17, Folder: 1-2
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Sgt. George Hall, USA, to Lorraine "Lorry" Natzke during the Second World War. Also included are one photograph of Hall dated January 1944, signed "With love George" and correspondence from the Veteran's Administration dated 1978.
Dates: 1943 February 4 - 1945 August 1
Collection — Box WWII 102, Folder: 35, Folder: 1
Overview This collection contains sixteen correspondence from Cpl. Alex Hamas, USA to his then fiancée Mary Louise Kucan during the Second World War. Also included are one photograph of Hamas, one certificate of enrollment to the World War II Registry of Rememberances, and one biography written by Mrs. Hamas.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1943-2008
Series — Multiple Containers
Overview This collection contains correspondence and records relating to Sgt. William S. Harker, USAAF. According to information provided by the donor, Harker was a medic during World War II.
Dates: 1937 February 1 - 1960 March 14; Majority of material found within 1942 November 1- 1945 March 27
Unprocessed — Document-box ACC Copies 4
Dates: Majority of material found within 1941 August 7 - 1942 January 7
Dates: 1943 - 1946
Dates: 1916 - 1953
Dates: Majority of material found within 1944 August 12 - September 18
Collection — Box WWII 1, Folder: 18, Folder: 1
Overview This collection contains letters from Lt. Robert Rockway and "Eddie" (no last name) to Hagar Hartman, as well as a single letter from J.M. Martin to "Trudy."
Dates: 1942 May 2 - 1945 February 3
Collection — Box 1
Overview A bound collection of "Harvey Headliner" newsletters from 1942 to 1945, which depict the Home Front in the United States during World War II. The newsletters show how many women took jobs in the factory and how the American government, corporations, and labor unions increased in size during the war.
Dates: 1931 - 1945
Overview 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
Dates: Digitized: 2016-09-24
Unprocessed — Item 2015.033.w
Dates: 1942 December 21
Dates: Majority of material found within 1945 February 16 - June 20
Dates: 1939 - 1945
Dates: 1943 October 3 - 1945 August 30
Dates: 1942 August 19 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1942 August 19 - 1949 June 14
Dates: 1941 - 1945
Collection — Box WWII 7, Folder: 15-16
Overview This collection contains a post card from William Hepburn Sr. during the First World War and a postcard and military documents from PFC William Hepburn Jr. during the Second World War.
Dates: 1916 January 4-1942 September 24
Dates: 1941 - 1945
Collection — Box WWII 42
Overview This collection contains correspondence and photographs from Technician Fifth Grade Roger B. Highland, USA, during the Second World War.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1943-1945; Majority of material found within 1994-1995; 1990
Dates: 1944 June 6
Collection — Box WWII 14, Folder: 14
Overview This collection contains written correspondence and ephemera from Pvt. Howard Hoffman, USA, during the Second World War.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1935 October 25-1945 December 25
Collection — Multiple Containers
Overview In the fall of 1939, the Nazi government introduced mandatory identification badges for Jews in Poland. This Nazi policy was one of the tactics used to isolate Jews from the rest of the population, and it enabled the Nazi government to identify, concentrate the Jews of Europe. The following are reproductions of the badges worn across German-occupied Europe.
Dates: 1939 - 1945
Overview This postage stamp commemorates the fifth anniversary of the liberation of prisoners from the concentration camps; it was issued on May 5, 1995. The design of the stamp is barbed wire and a prisoners number 11960. Bordering the seal is a list of liberated concentration camps including, Auschwitz, Auschwitz-Birkenau, Auschwitz-Monowitz, Bergen-Belsen, Buchenwald, Dachau, Dora-Mittelbau, Flossenbürg, Gross roses, Hertogenbosch, chewing, Klooga, Krakow-Plaszow, Lublin-Majdanek, Mauthausen,...