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John W. Hamlin Jr. Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0192

This collection contains veteran John W. Hamlin Jr.’s photographs from his experiences in World War II serving in the European Theater. Included are 138 photographs of Hamlin's time in Germany, England, and France. Many of the photographs are from a political prisoner’s camp in Northern Germany in 1945.

Dates

  • 1944-1945

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

0.1 Linear Feet (2 Folders)

Abstract

This collection contains veteran John W. Hamlin Jr.’s photographs from his experiences in World War II serving in the European Theater.

Biographical/Historical Note

John W. Hamlin Jr. served as a sergeant in the 121st Infantry Regiment of the U. S. Army.

Arrangement

This collection consists of two folders.

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as part of MS.2012.

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