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World War II

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 78 Collections and/or Records:

S.S. Freedman Second World War correspondence

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2018-109-wc

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

Sharron A. Stemler Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Box WWII 13, Folder: 14
Identifier: 2017-070-w-r
Overview This collection contains letters and newspaper clippings from Sgt. Bruce H. Nickerson and Henry Hoover during the Second World War.
Dates: 1945 August 21; 1939 - 1945

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

The Guilty scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-007-h-r
Overview The scrapbook is comprised of clippings from the Collier's magazine. The clippings include caricatures by Sam Berman, featuring Nazi leaders entitled The Guilty.
Dates: 1945 - 1946

The Illustrierter Beobachter album

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-009-h-r
Overview The Illustrierter Boebachter was the National Socialist German Workers' Party's (NSDAP) weekly illustrated newspaper. The newspaper was intended to elevate the leaders of the NSDAP thorough coverage of their actions. The issues here are from July 7, 1938, to December 29, 1938.
Dates: 1938 - 1938

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

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

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

Walter Silsby Langston Second World War correspondence

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2018-098-w
Dates: 1942 - 1945

Ralph M. Wefel Second World War combat diary

 Collection — Document-box 1
Identifier: 2016-020-s-r
Overview This collection contains the combat diary of Staff Sergeant Ralph M. Wefel, United States Army Air Force from the Second World War. Also included are supplementary items such as identification cards, notes, and rosters.
Dates: 1942-07 - 1985-09; Majority of material found within 1942-07 - 1945-10

William C. Etheridge Second World War correspondence

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2018-104-w
Dates: 1942 - 1948

Wilson Henry Price Second World War, Korean War, and Vietnam War correspondence

 Digital Collection
Identifier: https://digitalcommons.chapman.edu/whprice_collection/
Dates: 1941 - 1960

World War II Ration Books.

 File — Box 1
Identifier: 2013-022-s-r
Overview This folder contains two ration books distributed by the United States government in 1943 to two Chicago residents.
Dates: 1943 - 1943

Frank D. Yaussi Second World War correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2018-102-w-r
Overview This collection contains correspondence primarily between Maj. Frank D. Yaussi, USAAF and his mother, Eula Yaussi, during the Second World War. Included is further correspondence between Yaussi and other relatives as well as a few correspondence from his cousin H.P. Hayes to Eula.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1940 November 19 - 1943 October 24