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1 Title:   B.A. Ehrlich collection of letters from soldiers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Ehrlich, M. A.  
  Dates:   1918, 1943  
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The collection consists of three items collected by B.A. Ehrlich: postcard dated France, June 10, 1918, addressed to Miss Robinson, Bainbridge, Georgia, regarding receipt of tobacco; an envelope postmarked 1943, from Captain S.M. Griffin, stamped "Censored by S.M. Griffin"; and a V-mail letter, dated January 10, 1943, to P.J. Wilson, Brinson, Georgia, from V.L. Wilson, regarding V.L. Wilson's location in Africa.
 
  Identifier:   ms2257  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Austin family war letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Austin family  
  Dates:   1864, 1944-1945  
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The collection consists of a letter dated Covington, from E.C. Wellborn regarding the war, on the reverse side of the letter, her husband writes back from Petersburg, Virginia regarding family, and soldiers. Also included is a postcard from Sgt. Jim Austin, B Battery, 14th Field Artillery Battalion, and a microfilm copy of a V-mail Christmas card from Sgt. James E. Austin to Elizabeth Moseley.
 
  Identifier:   ms2252  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Mrs. Alyce Baldridge Anderson World War II collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Anderson, A. Baldridge  
  Dates:   1939-1945  
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The collection consists of pins, medals, v-mail, photographs, and photocopies of newspaper clippings from World War II. V-mail contains notes and drawings, and is from Lt. Savo Vukomanovkh to Mrs. Vira Wise of Huntsville, Alabama, and Paul Gentile to Mary Alice Wise of New York. Captioned photographs depict military personnel and aircrafts, at work and at ease. Newspaper clippings (photocopies) concern West Point graduates, the Citizen Army 'Core and West Point, and West Point graduates entering the Army on D-Day. Some miscellaneous items include a war ration book of Mary Alyce Wise, four twenty-five cent War Savings Stamps belonging to Diana Lynn Matthews, a printed prayer by Pvt. Michael S. Morton, and a Presentation of Wings program held at Battle Monument, United States Military Academy, West Point, New York.
 
  Identifier:   ms2728  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   Marvin Colquitt Davis World War II papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Davis, Marvin Colquitt  
  Dates:   1944-1945  
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The collection consists of photographs of Marvin Davis, three V-Mails, and accounts of some of his experiences. The V-mail includes Mother's Day and Easter cards and note to his parents to say that he is well.
 
  Identifier:   ms2880  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   Kate Harben Jones papers  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Jones, Kate Harben  
  Dates:   1922-1947  
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The collection consists of papers of Kate Harben Jones from 1922-1947. Includes corrected typescripts of Jones' essays, short stories, and reminiscences; photographs of the Jones family; correspondence; and v-mail. Most of the correspondence (1933-1945) consists of letters to Jones from her son, Herbert F. Jones, during his military service in World War II. Herbert wrote from Fort Riley (Kan.), Camp Gordon (Ga.), Fort Dix (N.J.), and Fort Pierce (Fla.) describing his military training, military service clubs, and the local areas. After being shipped overseas (1944), Herbert wrote from England, Germany, and France describing the area, the people and their reaction to American military troops, the Normandy invasion, reconnaissance patrols, wounds he received, his medical treatment, and military activity after Germany's surrender. The correspondence also contains letters to Kate Jones from other family members and literary acquaintances.
 
  Identifier:   ms1335  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   M. H. Mitchell, Inc. 94th Infantry Division collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Mitchell, David Yoakley  
  Dates:   1940-2020  
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The M.H. Mitchell, Inc -- 94th Infantry Divisoin Collection contains a wide variety of materials and covers an impressive breadth of topics. A large portion is dedicated to the 94th Infantry Commemorative History book and the 94th Infantry Division Association. Much of the collection revolves around veterans' activities. However, some original World War II artifacts, photographs, scrapbooks, writings, and correspondence are also included in the collection. The 94th Infantry Commemorative History book series contains correspondence reflecting on World War II and the 94th. Folders often include obituaries and memorials about deceased 94th veterans. The vast majority are letters to Robert Cassel regarding his upcoming book about the 94th Infantry in World War II. The correspondence to Cassel is typically from the 1980s and 1990s. The general topic of these letters are donations which are not contained in the folders but were given to Cassel to include in his book. The World War II correspondence series contains correspondence from World War II, donated to the "94th Infantry Division Commemorative History," run by Robert Cassel. These include a considerable amount from different individuals. The 94th Division Association series focuses entirely on veteran events and activities of the 94th. This series contains the full original breadth of the Association's minute books from 1955 to 2007. It also contains financial papers, organization procedures, and the names and addresses of members, sorted variously by state and/or unit. The subject files series contain original and copied documents about a variety of topics centered on the 94th Division's experience in World War II and their veteran activities afterwards. The writings series contain mostly memoirs of 94th Infantry soldiers after their World War II service. There are a few collected anecdotes from Cassel's book and several compliations of veterans' memoirs from their infantry service. There is a large subseries related to the book, "Patton's Ghost Corps" by Nathan Prefer. This includes a sizeable amount of Prefer's original research material. The media series is housed in the Walter J. Brown Media Archives. The items include an extensive number of videotapes and DVDs, focusing on reunions, the 94th Division's overseas campaigns, and veterans. The printed material series covers a diverse array of texts. These include published memoris by 94th veterans, reunion programs, 94th Division histories, and topical books to the 94th. Several subseries include original material from World War II, such as the G.I. Stories, the War Department Manuals, the newsletters, and the magazines. The scrapbooks series contain several deconstructed scrapbooks. A few of these are personal, but most are topical. The photographs series includes individual donated photographs, divided by donor, and a large number from the Commemorative History books. There are a few full albums. The artifacts series has an impressive spread of items: framed letters, plaques, medals, reunion memorabilia, and posters. Remarkably, this series includes many captured Nazi items, such as daggers, ribbons, and flags. There are several military bags and other cloth materials. The oversized materials series concentrates on posters, maps, full-sized posters, and drawings by Bill Foley.
 
  Identifier:   ms3352  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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