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World War II

Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: DCA collecting area. Do not use as an approved LC subject; World War, 1939-1945 for this purpose.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Harold G. Simms Papers

Call Number: MS046
Overview This collection contains photographic materials, Tufts memorabilia, and WWII memorabilia created by or belonging to Harold G. Simms, who graduated from Tufts in 1949 and founded the Camera Club.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1945 -- 1949; 1900 -- 2015

Horace F. Westwood World War II Letters

Call Number: MS215
Scope and Contents This collection consists of letters written by Horace F. Westwood (Crane 1938), U.S. Naval Reserve Chaplain's Corps, during his assignment to a Marine Corps unit in the South Pacific from spring 1943 to Christmas Eve 1944. Letters include Westwood's drawings to explain his experience in the military to his children, Joan and Wallis. Also included is a short biography written by his family, a note explaining the several generations of the Westwood family having graduated from Tufts, news...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1943 -- 1944; 1932 -- 2003

Paul R. Krause World War II Poems and Associated Papers

Call Number: MS065
Scope and Contents The collection consists of evocative poems Paul R. Krause wrote while serving in the U.S. Army during World War II and the occupation of Germany. Also includes some background research material for poems, a brief biographical sketch and one photograph.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1944 -- 1946; 1944 -- 2012

World War II Posters and Publications

Call Number: MS057
Overview This collection contains posters and publications from the era of the Second World War.
Dates: 1939 -- 1945