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James W. Howland Collection

Identifier: CSWS-0191

  • Staff Only

This collection contains the correspondence of World War II veteran James W. Howland to his mother, dating from 1941-1945 and 1952. It also contains documents, newspaper clippings, menus, and other papers from his time serving with the 151st Engineers.


  • 1941-1980


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.


0.1 Linear Feet (7 folders)


This collection contains correspondence and other papers of World War II veteran James W. Howland’s experience in the Pacific Theater.

Biographical/Historical Note

No biographical information available.


This collection consists of seven folders divided into two series:

Series I: Papers, 1941-1980s

Series II: Correspondence, 1941-1952

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as part of MS.1314.

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

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA