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World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 23 Collections and/or Records:

Alumni Class materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS2130
Abstract

Collection includes scrapbooks, papers, diplomas, newspapers, textiles, and memorabilia from various sources associated with alumni of the University.

Dates: 1823-1998

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace pamphlet and microfilm collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS2110
Abstract The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace was founded in 1910 by Andrew Carnegie. The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, which since 1983 has again been headquartered in Washington, D.C., continues the work begun by its founders. Elihu Root and Nicholas Murray Butler were activists in a segment of a larger peace movement both in the U.S. and abroad that had its roots in the later years of the nineteenth century. This collection consists of over 7,200 items of bound pamphlets,...
Dates: 1817-1950

Constance Stuart Larrabee collection

 Collection
Identifier: COR0011-MS
Abstract Constance Stuart Larrabee (August 7 1914-July 27 2000) was a photographer and South Africa’s first woman war correspondent in World War II. Throughout the 1950s-1990s, Larrabee’s photographs were displayed and travelled in various individual and group exhibitions, including several exhibitions at the Corcoran Gallery of Art. The Constance Stuart Larrabee collection includes artifacts, correspondence, exhibition files, photographs, negatives, and publication files of Constance Stuart...
Dates: 1935-2000

CPUSA (Communist Party USA) , 1939 - 1959

 File — Box 209: Series Series 6 [Barcode: 32882022385671], Folder: 4
Identifier: Series 6
Scope and Contents

Titles include: The War and the Negro People, The Third Party and the 1948 Elections

Dates: 1939 - 1959

David Bates papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0218-UA
Abstract

David M. Bates (1925- ) was born in Arlington, Virginia. He graduated from The George Washington University in 1946, and while a student was very active in the Glee Club, directed by Dr. Robert Harmon. Collection includes essays, and photographs ranging in date from 1940-1998

Dates: 1940-1998

Eleanor Lansing Dulles papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2217
Abstract Eleanor Lansing Dulles (1895-1996) was an economist, teacher, author, and employee of the United States Government. She was a member of a prominent diplomatic family in the United States, and spent the majority of her career in government service. She worked for the United States Social Security Board during the Great Depression and the United States Department of State during World War II and the Cold War. Often referred to as the “Mother of Berlin,” Dulles worked tirelessly for the...
Dates: 1867-1993; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1990

Faculty papers and memorabilia collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS2132-UA
Abstract

This collection includes notebooks, diaries, lectures, medical research papers, correspondence, photographs, plays, booklets, awards, and and memorabilia.

Dates: 1823-2001

Frederick Kuh papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2109
Abstract

Collection contains correspondence, articles, scrapbooks of Kuh articles, speeches, diaries, writings both published and unpublished, and address and telephone books. This material dates from 1924-67. These papers are from Kuh's time as a journalist especially during World War II. Kuh was often the recipient of confidential information from numerous government officials in London and Washington, D.C.

Dates: 1924-1967

IBT Local 82 records

 Collection
Identifier: IBT0036
Abstract

This collections contains material produced by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 82 dating from 1937-2003. The bulk of the material dates from 1940-1960. Included are a variety of materials related to the day-to-day operation of the Local, such as correspondence, meeting minutes, meeting notices and attendance lists, dues ledgers, contract agreements, seniority lists, membership applications,contract negotiation and agreements dating.

Dates: 1937-2003

Joseph Kreiselman papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2400
Abstract

Dr. Joseph Kreiselman was a medical doctor and inventor who specialized in anesthesiology. Kreiselman graduated from the George Washington University School of Medicine in 1919, and later worked for the George Washington University Hospital and served in a medical capacity during World War II. This collection contains photographs, correspondence, and writings. The materials date from the 1916-1970.

Dates: 1916-1970

Larry LeSueur papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2307
Abstract Laurence Edward "Larry" LeSueur was a Peabody-award winning radio correspondent best known as one of "Murrow's Boys," a band of international correspondents assembled in Europe before and during World War II by Edward R. Murrow for CBS. On D-Day, June 6, 1944, LeSueur was one of the first journalists to land at Normandy and report back news of the battle to Americans at home. This collection contains typewritten scripts, correspondence, articles, journals, audiocassettes and audio reels, and...
Dates: 1935-2003; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1984

Office of Sponsored Research records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0038
Abstract

Collection consists of government contract projects with the U.S. Navy, logistics technical project reports, contracting manuals, sponsored research project files from various schools, departments, and programs.

Dates: 1942-1996

OKNA-TASS poster collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS2276
Abstract

This collection contains four OKNA-TASS propaganda cartoons, each consisting of at least two individual posters and separate pieces with dates and captions, that were produced in the Soviet Union between December 1941 and January 1942. The posters are hand painted from stencils created by artists in the Moscow TASS Windows Studio.

Dates: 1941 December-1942 January

Plaque, Olwen Lloyd presented by the class of 1950 Lois La Motte, Sc., 1950

 File — Box SHARED Box 22: Series Series 1; Series RG0031 Series 1; Series RG0043 Series 4; Series Series 1 [Barcode: 32882022363967], Box: 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

This collection contains correspondence, photographs, a plaque, and administrative files belonging to George and Olwen Lloyd, President and Headmistress of Mount Vernon Seminary and Junior College from 1936-1962. The materials in this collection range in date from 1940-1985.

Dates: 1950

Richard C. Hottelet papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2228
Abstract

This collection contains transcripts of radio and television broadcasts, personal notes, correspondence, reporters notebooks, and clippings pertaining to the work of Richard C. Hottelet from 1947-2004.

Dates: 1947-2004

Ronald Spector papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2396
Abstract This collection contains formal and informal correspondence, syllabi, assignments, quizzes/exams, lecture notes, student records, professorship paperwork, resumes, promotional information, research scans and notes, unpublished drafts, conference materials, antique collecting receipts, and copies of published work. The materials date from 1968-2014, with the bulk of the materials dated from 1990-2014. The records document historian Ronald Spector’s teaching and writing career, and also...
Dates: 1968-2014; Majority of material found within 1990-2014

Samuel I. Katz papers

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: GW: 328820183178454]
Identifier: MS0516-UA
Abstract

Samuel I. Katz received his B.A. degree from GW in 1940 and his M.A. degree in 1942. Materials in this collection include correspondence, a birth certificate, resume, statistical reports by Samuel Katz papers, a scrapbook and an obituary, biography, U.S. Forces European Theater Certificate. The collection cover the years 1937 through 1993.

Dates: 1937-1993

Stephen S. Wise papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: K0002
Abstract Series one consists of correspondence primarily to and from Stephen S. Wise. There are nearly two hundred letters dating from 1905-1953, with the bulk of correspondence from 1907-32. Series two consists of diaries, notes, addresses, and research guides related to Stephen S. Wise from 1908-1952, with the bulk of materials from 1908-1927. Included are three sets of personal diaries ranging from 1910-14 and 1921-22, notes from his trip to Palestine in 1922, and a number of undated writings on...
Dates: 1905-1953

The Mary Fairfax family papers and Louis R. Stockstill papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS2378
Abstract This collection contains biographical materials, correspondence, articles and photographs related to the life of Louis R. Stockstill especially concerning his work as a journalist. The majority of the collection is correspondence to and from Mary Allen Fairfax (nee Cook). Much of this Fairfax family correspondence has been transcribed. The majority of the correspondence reveal Mary Fairfax's activity and thoughts as a Southern sympthizer during the Civil War. The collection as whole covers...
Dates: 1823-2004; Majority of material found within 1861-1969

University historical materials collection

 Collection
Identifier: RG0031
Abstract

This collection include photos, diplomas, invitations, newspapers, early land holdings, 19th century newspaper accounts of the early college, Civil War records, and memorabilia.

Dates: 1821-2012

Vice President for Information and Administration Services records

 Collection
Identifier: RG0021
Abstract

Materials in this collection include correspondence, manuscripts, article, and brochures. They range in date from 1945-98, and were transferred to the University Archives by the Vice President for Information and Administration Services.

Dates: 1945-1998

World War II postcard, Circa 1943

 File — Box 33: Series MS2135 Series 1; Series MS2135 Series 5; Series MS2135 Series 6 [Barcode: GW: 32882019216780], Folder: 11
Identifier: Series 1
Scope and Contents note From the Series:

This series contains manuscripts, correspondence, a bond, reports, papers. Most of these items relate to some aspect of the history of Washington, D.C.

Dates: Circa 1943

World War II posters and newsmaps

 Collection
Identifier: MS2254
Abstract

This collection contains posters and newsmaps related to World War II.

Dates: Circa 1940-1945