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Francis and Pauline Gualtiere Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0043

This collection includes personal photos of Francis and Pauline Gualtiere during their military service with the Marine Corps. Included are pictures of their wedding reception, military portraits, and friends. Also available are press clippings about their nuptials as well as a letter Sgt. Francis C. Gualtiere submitted to The Parish Monthly Calendar regarding faith during wartime.

Dates

  • undated

Conditions Governing Access

Manuscript and University Archives collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 24 hours is 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 includes personal photos of Francis and Pauline Gualtiere during their military service with the Marine Corps. Included are pictures of their wedding reception, military portraits, and friends. Also available are press clippings about their nuptials as well as a letter Sgt. Francis C. Gualtiere submitted to The Parish Monthly Calendar regarding faith during wartime.

Biographical/Historical Note

Francis C. Gualtiere was born on October 12, 1918. He was stationed in Panama in 1938, served in the South Pacific in the Theatre of Operations from 1942-1944 during World War II, and participated in the Guadalcanal Campaign. He died on October 28, 2006.

"Mayme" Pauline Gilbert was the daughter of Mayme L. Gilbert and Ira Lee Gilbert. She graduated from Raymond Community High School, in Raymond Illinois and served in the U.S. Marine Women's Reserve Corps in North Carolina and Virginia.

Arrangement

This collection consists of one folder.

Previous Citation

This collection was originally listed as a part of MS.2112. It was then listed as CSWS.WWII.3.0009 until receiving its current number.

Acquisition Note

This collection is the property of Special Collections.

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