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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 4 Collections and/or Records:

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...
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...
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