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World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Equipment and supplies -- Pictorial works.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Armed Services Edition book collection

 Collection — Object All
Identifier: 2015-012-r
Abstract This collection consists of several small Armed Services Edition books printed for distribution to American military servicemen/women overseas during World War II from 1943 to 1946. The books feature an array of non-fiction titles as well as classics, poetry, cartoons, biographies and fiction titles of various genres. The published books are complete works and not merely digests.
Dates: 1943-1946

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

Mary (Platt) MacKinnon WWII aircraft scrapbook collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2012-043-r
Abstract This collection contains the personal scrapbook of Mary (Platt) MacKinnon, aunt of WWII pilot Robert Platt. The scrapbook collection includes scrapbook pages with information about various WWII military planes as well as posters and maps.
Dates: 1939 - 1942; Majority of material found in 1942 - 1942

Corporal Raymond Frank McRoberts World War Two militaria collection

 Collection — Box (1)
Identifier: 2015-023-s-r
Abstract This collection is a gift of Penni McRoberts, granddaughter of Corporal Raymon Frank McRoberts. It contains one Class A uniform jacket (US Marines), one Purple Heart medal, seven ribbons, one photograph, and a box with two shell bracelets from Guadalcanal, South Pacific.
Dates: 1941-1945

Joseph R. Richardson Second World War photograph collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-022-s-r
Abstract This collection contains Second World War era photographs, news clippings, and ephemera belonging to Second Lieutenant Joseph R. Richardson, United States Army.
Dates: 1937 - 2004; Majority of material found within 1937 - 1945

Series 1, Photographs, 1943 - 1948

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains 87 small photographs in black and white depicting the time that Capt. Gretchen H. Yoffa spent with the American Red Cross Clubmobiles in Japan. There are photos of Japanese locals, the Clubmobiles and the women that ran them, Japanese architecture, Nagasaki and the aftermath of bombings, horse riding, and some other shots of men in uniform. There is also a group of photographs depicting a small military function, perhaps a small parade, on a baseball diamond. ...
Dates: 1943 - 1948

Series 3, Photographs

 Series — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This series contains photographs belonging to Col. Arthur L. Hecht taken mostly at Fort Bliss, Texas while he was stationed there in the late 1940s. The photographs are black and white, and there are no notes or dates to distinguish location or timeframe. Also included is one scrapbook from Col. Hecht's time in Japan that includes paper envelopes, notes and ephemera, one portrait of Col. Hecht on foamboard, as well as four black and white panoramas of units with which Col. Hecht served during...
Dates: 1941-05-28 - 1980-10-30

Series 5, Charles P. Hunt, 1943

 Series
Scope and Contents This series contains correspondence from Sgt. Charles P. Hunt, USA sent during the Second World War, as well as two photographs. Included are one full form v-mail and one small v-mail. The photographs are copies of originals, and include one in uniform and one of Pvt. Hunt decoding while sitting in a tank. The full form v-mail gives a short description of fighting and list of places he had been through Tunisia and Algeria, and includes a stamp with a palm tree and a swastika he took...
Dates: 1943

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

John F. Wade Second World War memorabilia collection

 Collection — Document-box 1, Folder: 1-3
Identifier: 2016-019-s-r
Abstract 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

Ralph M. Wefel Second World War combat diary

 Collection — Document-box 1
Identifier: 2016-020-s-r
Abstract 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