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World War, 1939-1945

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

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
Overview 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

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
Overview 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 the...
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