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Jeanne Barkley Collection

 Collection
Identifier: CSWS-0231

This collection includes 10 ration books issued during World War II to Jeanne Alice Barkley, her sister Elizabeth George Barkley, and their mother Blanche Joella Barkley. Also included are four issues of Yank magazine.

Dates

  • 1942-1945

Language of Materials

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 Special Collections.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Overview

This collection includes 10 ration books issued during World War II to Jeanne Alice Barkley, her sister Elizabeth George Barkley, and their mother Blanche Joella Barkley. Also included are four issues of Yank magazine.

Biographical / Historical

Jeanne Alice Barkley was born in White Pine, Tennessee, on October 3, 1918 to Hubert and Blanche Joella McCubbins Barkley. Her siblings included H.D., Marvin, and Elizabeth Barkley. After attending Knoxville Business College and the University of Tennessee, Jeanne worked at Lawson McGhee Library and then with the Alumni Affairs office at UT. She died July 31, 2007.

Arrangement

This collection is in one folder.

Previous Citation

This collection was previously listed as part of MS.1259 and MS.1892.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

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