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World War, 1939-1945

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

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

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-086
Scope and Contents This 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, Sr. papers

Identifier: MS-075
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence between United States Army Private First Class (PFC) Thomas R. Jones and his wife, Mary Mildred Jones, regarding his military training service in during World War II in the Southeastern United States and from 1943 to 1945. Information concerning PFC Jones’ location and details about the war was censored at the time by the United States Army. He primarily writes about the weather and food in addition to inquiring about his family's wellbeing.

Herman Lamb photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-134
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographic prints and negatives depicting Chattanooga, Tennessee ranging from the 1920s to the 1970s, including photographs of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's visit to Chattanooga, in 1940. Subjects depicted also include scenes from Lookout and Signal Mountains, views of downtown Chattanooga, and images of a variety of buildings, people, and events.

Raoul Family correspondence and photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-082
Scope and Contents This collection 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 correspondences feature world events such as wars and elections down to daily...

Soldiers in Chattanooga, Tennessee photographic prints and negatives, 1940-1945

 File — Box 4: [11988006941010], Folder: 2
Identifier: 34
Scope and Contents This file contains photographic prints and negatives of soliders in Chattanooga, Tennessee during World War II. This includes photographic prints regarding Army Day on 1 October 1942, the Red Cross parade in March of 1943, and Armisticce Day in 1942. Subjects also include negatives and photographic prints regarding the Women's Army Corps.

Leroy M. Sullivan diaries, correspondence, and clippings

 Collection — Box 1: Series 02; Series 01; Series 03 [11988006943602]
Identifier: MS-040
Scope and Contents This 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.