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World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 290 Collections and/or Records:

Hubert Albert Spurgin Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-094-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters, travel materials, ephemera and news clippings from Pvt. Hubert A. Spurgin, USA.
Dates: 1942 January 1-1944 December 12

Stanley M. Garstka personal papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-001-h-r
Overview The Stanley M. Garstka personal papers contain two letters, a personal reflection, and the article Poland's Way of the cross 1939-1945 by Franciszek J. Proch.
Dates: 1989

Denise J. Stapleton Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 14, Folder: 16
Identifier: 2017-253-w-r
Overview This collection contains 10 postcards addressed to Francis J. Doyle, one undated postcard addressed to Marjorie Gidley, and various apparently unrelated ephemera from the Second World War.
Dates: 1940 July 4-1946 January 20

Frederick L. Steinberg Second World War Collection

 Collection — Box WWII 102, Folder: 33, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-427-w-r
Overview This collection contains eight correspondence with transcriptions from Sgt. Frederick L. Steinberg, USAAC to his sister Ruth during the Second World War, as well as two transcribed articles and three reproductions of photographs of Sgt. Steinberg with fellow crew members and his brother, Richard Steinberg who was also in the US Army. Also included with the collection is a war record and narrative, typed, that was written by Sgt. Steinberg and given to Ruth that provides a narrative and personal...
Dates: 1943 October 29 - 1944 September 23

Anthony J. Stupar Second World War correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Box WWII 102, Folder: 34, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2017-242-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by T/5 Anthony J. Stupar, USA to his wife Stella during the Second World War.
Dates: 1942 April 5 - 1945 November 7

Subseries 5. "America First" and World War II

 Digital Record
Identifier: Charles at Soldier Field

Subseries 5. "America First" and World War II, 1930 - 1954

 Sub-Series — Box 2s1, Folder: 5
Scope and Contents This series covers the years of 1930 to 1954 of the Lindbergh family. The primary subjects of these photographs are World War II and the America First Committee, which was a group Charles A. Lindbergh was involved in that sought to keep the United States out of World War II. Photographs include Charles A. Lindbergh speaking at the America First rally and at a peace rally in Soldier Field (1941, Chicago, IL); candid photographs of Charles A. Lindbergh and wife, Anne; Charles A. Lindbergh in...
Dates: 1930 - 1954

Sugihara-Vogelweid collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-003-h-r
Overview Created by Hanni Vogelweid, a Holocaust survivor, she and her family were issued a visa to Japan by Chiune Sugihara, the Japanese consul in Lithuania credited with saving thousands of Jewish refugees by providing transit visas. Vogelweid collected newspaper articles related to the rescuer, Sugihara. In addition, the collection contains correspondence, photographs, writings on Sugihara, programs to exhibitions and events associated with Sugihara, transportation list, and a photocopy of...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1990 - 2010

Mildred Sutton Second World War correspondence, photographs and other materials

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

Swanson Family First and Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 56, Folder: 1-6
Identifier: 2017-719-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from George Edward Swanson to his parents and sister during the Second World War. It also contains correspondence from Edwin Georg Swanson to Gerda Bohm during the First World War.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1917-1919; Majority of material found within 1944-1945

Frank L. Swede, Jr. Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 55, Folder: 9-10, Folder: 1-2
Identifier: 2017-310-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence written by Pvt. Frank L. Swede, Jr., USA to his family during the Second World War.
Dates: 1942 December 12 - 1945 December 20

Frances Stephanie Szalay Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-012-w-r
Overview This collection contains material donated by Frances Stephanie Szalay from her time in service in the Women's Army Corps during and after the Second World War.
Dates: 1943 - 1948

The Book Shop war correspondence collection

 Collection — Box WWII 37, Folder: 3-11, Folder: 1-9
Identifier: 2016-133-w-r
Overview This collection was donated by The Book Shop, LLC and contains an assortment of letters written by various authors spanning from 1916 to 1977.
Dates: 1916 - 1977

The Ferris Russian collection

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-063-s

John G. Thursby Second World War correspondence

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

Tony Mantuano Second World War correspondence and clippings digital collection

 Digital Collection
Identifier: https://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/tmantuano_correspondence/

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.
Dates: 1943 March 25-1944 February 24

Trau keinem Fuchs auf grüner Heid und keinem Jud bei seinem Eid

 Item
Identifier: 2019-009-h-r
Overview This book is called Trau keinem Fuchs auf grüner Heid und keinem Jud bei seinem Eid (Trust No Fox in the Green Meadow and No Jew on His Oath) is a children's book written and published in 1936 during the Third Reich in Germany. The children’s book was written by Elvira Bauer, a teacher and supporter of Nazi ideology. It was illustrated by Philipp Rupprecht, a publisher to the Nazi newspaper Der Stürmer. The book went into print in 1936, it is estimated 100,000 copies were published by...
Dates: Publication: 1936

George V. Tudor Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015-083-w-rd
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.
Dates: 1933-08 - 1947-06

John Urinka Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 17, Folder: 19
Identifier: 2017-281-w-r
Overview This collection contains five correspondences addressed to John Urinka of Cudahy, Wisconsin, from various senders in the military.
Dates: 1944 January 23-1944 December 25

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.
Dates: 1942-5 - 1948-11

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.
Dates: 1935 August 28-1942 December 27; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1942

William Vasos Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 7, Folder: 8-13
Identifier: 2015-123-w-rd
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.
Dates: 1940 - 1945

Ann Volk Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 18, Folder: 9
Identifier: 2017-324-w-rd
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.
Dates: 1943 September 16; 1943 October 5

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.
Dates: 1944 - 1956

Alfred Paul Wafer Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 91, Folder: 1-20, Folder: 1-20
Identifier: 2017-055-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence from Sgt. Alfred Paul Wafer, USA, to his wife, Elsie Ann Opolski Wafer during the Second World War.
Dates: 1942 November 5-1945 December 12

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.
Dates: 1938 - 1952; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1944

Spencer W. Walker Second World War correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2017-159-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence and photographs from 1stLt. Spencer W. Walker, USAAC to his family and friends during the Second World War. Most of the correspondence is contained within two scrapbooks. Also included is one memoir, with transcriptions of the collected letters and 190 photographs, compiled by Lt. Walker circa 2000, as well as several black and white photographs with photocopies.
Dates: 1943 November 5 - 1946 January 29

Mildred H. Walter Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 114, Folder: 1-6, Folder: 1-6
Identifier: 2019-118-w-r
Overview This collection contains approximately 70 correspondence to Mildred H. Walter neé 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