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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 232 Collections and/or Records:

Container 2: World War II Practice Bomb, 1943

 Item — Crate B293.02.0002: Series B293.02 [U186023261201]
Identifier: B293.02.0002
Scope and Contents Shell of practice bomb from World War II with signatures of soldiers and airmen.

Correspondence: England and Theresienstadt, 1940-1944

 File
Identifier: B333.04.0001.0004
Overview Correspondence to and from the Loewenstein family during World War II. File includes two Red Cross letters from Marie Loewenstein to Henry Loewenstein when he was in England and four postcards from Ernst and Elizabeth Eylenburg, prisoners in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, to the Loewensteins in Berlin, Germany and Karin Steinberg in Vetschau, Germany.

Cossack anti-aircraft guardsmen--frid00850, unknown

 Item
Identifier: frid00850
Overview Soldiers pulling anti-aircraft gun with horses on snow covered ground. Tank and anti-aircraft artillery on either side of road.

Counterattack--frid03157

 Item
Identifier: frid03157
Overview Seven soldiers, with rifles, running forward. Trees to far right side. Dirt/ blast visible in front of soldiers.

Danielson, Lenora, 1994 March 30

 Item
Identifier: BPL-danielson
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.

Davis Moore Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M267
Overview Davis Willett Moore was born in in Atlanta, Georgia in 1911 and died in Denver in 1997. Moore attended the University of Colorado and graduated from Yale University in 1932. Moore worked for First National Bank of Denver and retired in 1968 as executive senior vice president and during World War II he served as lieutenant commander in the U.S. Naval Reserve in Washington D.C. Moore was a philanthropist who gave gifts to the Denver Art Museum, and was involved in the Denver Public Library...

Davis, Taylor, 1990 July 17

 Item
Identifier: BPL90-320
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.

Dead body and helmet--frid00875, unknown

 Item
Identifier: frid00875
Overview Dead body in snow covered with a coat. Helmet nearby.

Dead German soldiers--frid00729

 Item
Identifier: frid00729
Overview Graphic close-up of dead German soldiers laying on ground. One in foreground, other(s) in background. One soldier with rifle looking at a body.

Derowitsch, Huetta, 1994 May 17

 Item
Identifier: BPL-derowitsch
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.