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Walter C. Johnson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0146

This collection features a birth announcement created by Walter C. Johnson to announce the arrival of his daughter while he served in World War II. The announcment, formatted like a newsletter, includes information about his daughter and his wife's health alongside a timeline of significant events in the war during that month, August 1945.

Dates

  • 1945 August 15

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 a birth announcement created by Walter C. Johnson to announce the arrival of his daughter while he served in World War II.

Biographical/Historical Note

Walter C. Johnson Jr., of Chattanooga, Tenn., served with the U.S. Army Air Forces during World War II.

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as part of MS.1259.

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, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

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