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Nat and Bucky Hughes collection of Chattanooga research notes, photographs, and publications

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-086
Scope and Contents The Nat and Bucky Hughes collection of Chattanooga research notes, photographs, and publications includes research notes, photographs, pamphlets, books, and articles collected by Chattanooga, Tennessee historian Nathaniel C. Hughes. Materials in the collection range from 1861 to 1945 and primarily focus on United States military history.

Thomas R. Jones correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-075
Scope and Contents The PFC Thomas R. Jones, Sr. Correspondence is comprised of 152 letters written primarily from PFC Jones to his wife, Mary Mildred Jones from 1943 to 1945. A handful of letters were written by other individuals including two letters written from Mary Mildred to PFC Jones. Also included are 8 photographs of unidentified soldiers. The photos are in ill repair. Of particular note is a propaganda leaflet dropped by the Germans on the American troops that was meant to lower morale within the ranks ...

Herman Lamb photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-134
Scope and Contents The Herman Lamb photographs collection contains photographic prints and negatives depicting Chattanooga, Tennessee ranging from the 1920s to the 1970s. The collection contains photographic prints and negatives regarding President Franklin D. Roosevelt's visit to Chattanooga, Tennessee in 1940. Subjects also include scenes from Lookout and Signal Mountain. Also included in the collection are photographic prints of downtown Chattanooga from 1863 to 1979.

Jeanne Monefeldt and Mary Paroissin correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-051
Scope and Contents The Jeanne Monefeldt and Mary Paroissin correspondence and photographs collection contains letters, postcards, and photographs regarding the lives of the pen pals ranging from 1924 to 1985. The letters, which were regularly written mostly in French by the pen pals until Jeanne's death in 1985, document several major historic events and people, including Charles Lindbergh's visit to France and World War II. Additionally, the correspondence captures the daily lives of two women living in the 20th ...

Raoul Family correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-082
Scope and Contents The Raoul Family correspondence and photographs are comprised of letters and materials that encompass three generations of Southern families. Centered on Gaston and Marion Haskell Raoul, and later William and Louisa “Kit” Cheves Popham Raoul, the collection also features many other members of the Raoul, Haskell and Popham families. Family correspondence covers more that 100 years, beginning in 1889 with letters to and from the Haskell family and in 1901 with letters by the Raoul family, the ...

Leroy M. Sullivan diaries, correspondence, and clippings

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-040
Scope and Contents The Leroy M. Sullivan diaries, correspondence, and other materials collection contains three journals and sixteen letters authored by Leroy M. Sullivan, a Flight Lieutenant in the Royal Canadian Air Force, during World War II from 1941 to 1943, when Sullivan was killed in action.

Mary Summers collection of The Olympic Games books

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-041
Scope and Contents Mary Summers collection of The Olympic Games books includes two volumes of The Olympic Games published in 1932 and 1936 and a copy of Germany Awakens: Birth, Struggle, and Triumph of the NSDAP.

United States Department of War maps

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-017
Scope and Contents This collection contains maps of Italy and Austria created by the United States Department of War during World War II.