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Jesse Saunders McMurry Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2989

This collection consists of photographs and other materials created and collected by Jesse Saunders McMurry while he was working with the Postal Service in England and France during World War II. The photographs include street scenes in France and England, a mailroom, an outdoor powder room, a tent city, bombed areas, and individual soldiers. Other materials include a 1945 University of Tennessee Alumni Card, a boarding pass, and ration cards.

Dates

  • circa 1945

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection consists of photographs and other materials created and collected by Jesse Saunders McMurry while he was working with the Postal Service in England and France during World War II.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jesse Saunders McMurry served with the Postal Service in England and France during World War II.

Arrangement

This collection consists of one folder.

Acquisition Note

Donated to Special Collections, August 7, 2006.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480