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World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Use for: European War, 1939-1945 ; Second World War, 1939-1945 ; World War 2, 1939-1945 ; World War II, 1939-1945 ; World War Two, 1939-1945 ; WW II (World War, 1939-1945) ; WWII (World War, 1939-1945)

Found in 176 Collections and/or Records:

Allen duPont Breck Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M063
Overview Born in Denver, Allen Dupont Breck graduated from the University of Denver in 1936 and served in World War II. He was a professor of history at DU from 1946 to 1996, during which time he was chair of the history department and wrote the official history of the university. He helped found the Rocky Mountain Medieval Renaissance, Western History, and Western Social Science associations. The Allen duPont Breck Papers contain material he collected in writing his history of the University of Denver.

Anderson, Margaret Smith, 1994 April 12

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Identifier: BPL-anderson
Overview An oral history project of the Republic County Historical Society regarding the effect of World War II on the lives of Republic County people.

Arbuthnot, Melissa, 1993 February 16

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Identifier: BPL-arbuthnot
Overview An oral history project of the Republic County Historical Society regarding the role of women and their experiences on the home front during World War II.

Army Dress Uniform, 1942

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Identifier: B367.02.0005.00002
Overview 2-piece WWII Army dress uniform (tan jacket and matching pants) for summer, worn by Hank Marsarky at his wedding to Bobbe Oberfelder on August 30, 1944 in the Oberfedler's Denver home. Tag inside jacket "Quality by Kuppenheimer." Another tag identifies the jacket as being originally tailored for Mr. Lt. L. S. Mayers Jr., 6/24/1942. Hank was friend with the tailor who originally made the suit for his son who was killed early in the war.

Barnett, Nettie, 1993 February 10

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Identifier: BPL-barnett
Overview An oral history project of the Republic County Historical Society regarding the role of women and their experiences on the home front during World War II.

Beiderwell, Aline, 1994 March 15

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Identifier: BPL94-061
Overview An oral history project of the Republic County Historical Society regarding the effect of World War II on the lives of Republic County people.

Ben Hoffman B'nai B'rith Gold Star

 Collection
Identifier: B352
Overview Benjamin Hoffman was killed in 1943 in the U.S. Navy. His brother Harry received permission to erect a headstone in Golden Hill Cemetery in 1949. Collection contains one framed gold star certificate related to Ben Hoffman from 1945.

Blad, Robert, 1994 April 27

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Identifier: BPL94-062
Overview World War II veterans tell of their World War II experiences as they lived and remember it in this project sponsored by the Belleville Public Library.

Bowersox, Twila Brzon, 1994 March 14

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Identifier: BPL94-063
Overview An oral history project of the Republic County Historical Society regarding the effect of World War II on the lives of Republic County people.

Box 1, 1848-2011

 File — Box B333.01.0001: Series B333.01; Series B333.02; Series B333.03; Series B333.04; Series B333.05; Series B333.06; Series B333.07; Series B333.08 [U186022109723]
Identifier: B333.01.0001
Overview Documents and photographs from the Loewenstein family dating primarily from World War II and documenting the family's experiences in Berlin, Germany during the Holocaust.