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World War II Correspondence of David MacGillivray

 Collection
Identifier: MSN/MN 5025

Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence written by Private First Class (Pfc.) David MacGillivray to his fiance, Eleanor Gamber, during World War II. Pfc. David MacGillivray was assigned to the 102nd Infantry Division and was initially stationed at Fort Dix, New Jersey. The letters offer a first-hand account of the actions of the 102nd Infantry Division in the European Theater of Operations during World War II with notable locations that include the Cherbourg Peninsula in France and the Rhine and Roer Rivers in Germany/Holland. Materials include correspondence, clippings, pamphlets, and ephemera.

Dates

  • 1944-08-1945-11

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

1 document box.

Conditions Governing Access

No access restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright status for collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Extent

.5 Cubic Feet

Arrangement

Chronologically.

Physical Description

1 document box.
Title
World War II Correspondence of David MacGillivray
Status
Completed
Author
Trudie Mullins
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the University of Notre Dame Rare Books & Special Collections Repository

Contact:
102 Hesburgh Library
Notre Dame IN 46556
574-631-0290