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World War, 1939-1945

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 268 Collections and/or Records:

Soldiers shooting from tanks--frid03239

Identifier: frid03239
Overview Soldiers sitting on top of three tanks, firing rifles.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1925-1964

"Sound of Music" set Panel, 1967

Identifier: B333.09.0011.00001
Scope and Contents Framed gouache watercolor painting of set with blueish/white Doric columns and heavy red curtains with gold fringe and tassels. On stage left stands a line of Nazi soldiers against a black background while the Von Trapp family stands slightly right of center stage poised to sing. Scene is when the family is performing "Edelweiss" in concert near the end of the play. Framed set panel for "Sound of Music," which was performed at Cheesman Park. Sticker on the reverse side says "Panel 1."
Dates: 1967

Spafford, Gail, 1994 May 18

Identifier: BPL94-076
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.
Dates: 1994 May 18

Spearhead in the West: The Third Armored Division, 1941-1945, 1998

Identifier: B233.01.0001.0003
Overview 1998 reprint of the 1945 original publication "Spearhead in the West: The Third Armored Division, 1941-1945."
Dates: Publication: 1998

Stalingrad front--frid03159, 1942

Identifier: frid03159
Overview Soldiers with rifles running along road. Dirt/blast in front of them.
Dates: 1942

Sterba, Glenn, 1990 August 9

Identifier: BPL90-328
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.
Dates: 1990 August 9

Sub-machine gunners counterattacking--rid00274

Identifier: frid00274
Overview Eight soldiers with backs to camera, in field (or on hill?) attacking.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1925-1964

Taking aim--frid00571

Identifier: frid00571
Overview One soldier in white uniform, kneeling, with aimed gun resting on pile of snow.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1925-1964

Taking cover--frid03263, 1943

Identifier: frid03263
Overview Soldiers taking cover near a destroyed German tank. Other soldiers running forward. All carrying rifles.
Dates: 1943

Tank with soldiers--frid03211, 1942

Identifier: frid03211
Overview Tank in field with soldiers around it running forward.
Dates: 1942