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Digby G. Seymour Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0175

World War II documents and photographs of veteran Digby G. Seymour including pieces of Japanese currency and photographs of a Nazi Party rally in Austria.

Dates

  • 1945-1987

Language

The material in this collection is in English.

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

0.25 Linear Feet (2 folders)

Abstract

World War II documents and photographs of veteran Digby G. Seymour including pieces of Japanese currency and photographs of a Nazi Party rally in Austria.

Biographical/Historical Note

Digby Gordon Seymour served in the U. S. Army during the Second World War. He went on to get an M.D. and then served as an Air Force surgeon during the Korean War. Seymour was a doctor of anesthesiology and a local historian and author who wrote extensively on the Civil War in Knoxville. He was born in 1923 and died in 2017.

Arrangement

This collection consists of 2 folders.

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as part of MS.1230, MS.1427, MS.2012, and 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