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James and Winifred Carter Photograph Album

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0151

This collection features 40 photographs of the 74th General Hospital, specifically of Ward 14, from a photograph album belonging to James and Winifred Carter. Photographs depict the hospital and grounds at Tyntesfield, England as well as scenes from France.

Dates

  • 1944-1945, 1991-1992

Language

The material in this collection is in English.

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 (1 folder)

Abstract

This collection features 40 photographs of the 74th General Hospital, specifically of Ward 14.

Biographical/Historical Note

During World War II, the U.S. Army Medical Corps established the 74th General Hospital on the grounds of the Tyntesfield Estate in Wraxall, North Somerset, England. For much of the war, it was the largest U.S. Army hospital in Europe.

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as part of MS.2112.

Acquisition Note

This collection was donated through the University of Tennessee's Center for the Study of War and Society.

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