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World War II Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2990

This collection consists of a number of World War II photographs depicting such subjects as WAAF Pauline Willowby, London rubble, a London pub, the US Army landing on the Attu Islands, a Lyon prison, a Saipan navy crew, Lieutenant Colonel DeWitt of the Tennessee National Guard, destroyed planes, the Mars Task Force, a medical corpsman treating the wounded, a presentation of war bonds at Grenatu, Lieutenant Colonel Richard Gleaves in Alaska, bombs dropping from a plane, the firing line and living quarters at Redlands, California, and more.

Dates

  • circa 1942-1945

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 a number of World War II photographs depicting such subjects as WAAF Pauline Willowby, London rubble, a London pub, the US Army landing on the Attu Islands, a Lyon prison, a Saipan navy crew, Lieutenant Colonel DeWitt of the Tennessee National Guard, destroyed planes, the Mars Task Force, a medical corpsman treating the wounded, a presentation of war bonds at Grenatu, Lieutenant Colonel Richard Gleaves in Alaska, bombs dropping from a plane, the firing line and living quarters at Redlands, California, and more.

Biographical/Historical Note

No biographical information is available.

Arrangement

This collection consists of one folder.

Acquisition Note

This collection was donated to Special Collections November 28, 1990.

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