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Clarence Powell Scrapbook

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Identifier: POW
Scope and Content Scrapbook compiled by Clarence and Mabel Powell concerning Notre Dame midshipmen in World War II. The Powells claimed to have hosted 150 midshipmen from Notre Dame at their home in Mishawaka, Indiana. Includes newspaper clippings, correspondence, and photos sent by the midshipmen to the Powells.
Dates: 1942-1945

Ethel E. Larkin Roselle Papers

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Identifier: RSL
Scope and Content A scrapbook kept by the donor's mother while in Massachusetts before and after her marriage to Naval Officer and Doctor Peter Larkin, bulk 1948-1949. Includes letters and cards, photographs, magazine articles, and other printed ephemera. Several of the letters were from James McDonald and relate to Notre Dame; and three football-themed window decals printed by the Angelus Pacific Company showing a Fighting Irishman dominating an Army Mule, a Navy Goat, and a USC Trojan Helmet.
Dates: 1940s.

Frank Byrne Flynn Papers

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Identifier: FBF
Scope and Content Personal correspondence, photographs, and newspapers comprise the bulk of the collection; with the addition of company records, army records and printed materials. The collection spans from 1918-2009. The bulk of the collection was generated from 1939 to 1945 during Flynn's years as a college student and member of the armed forces. Materials from World War II form a large portion of the collection. Handwritten correspondence with family members, solider's guide books, newspapers, and ration...
Dates: 1918-2009

Frederick Kenkel Papers

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Identifier: KNA
Scope and Content Correspondence, speeches, reports, and other papers; with material on the Kenkel family, clippings, maps, notebooks, a reel of microfilm containing letters from Kenkel to Joseph Matt (1906-1913), photographs of Kenkel and members of his family and books from Kenkel's library. Correspondents include Woodrow Wilson, Herbert Hoover, John A. Ryan, Congressman John J. Cochran, and Brother Joseph Dutton. Extensive family correspondence includes letters from those serving in World War I...
Dates: 1871-1952.

Gordon Zahn Papers

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Identifier: ZHN
Scope and Content Correspondence, memoranda, clippings, reports, and other papers; photocopies, brochures, printed ephemera, pamphlets, books, and other printed material; photographs, audio-visual material, and digital data; representing the career of Gordon Charles Zahn, especially his life-long efforts to promote peace, and his work in making known the life and martyrdom of Franz Jaegerstaetter. Papers include documentation of academic career, his writings, his life at Camp Simon as a...
Dates: 1998-2003.

Hildegard Sekler Collection

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Identifier: MSE/MD 6408
Scope and Contents This collection contains the correspondence of Hildegard Sekler as well as Sekler family legal, professional and emigration documents and miscellanea. The core of the collection is personal correspondence to Hildegard Sekler in London, from her parents and Liatowisch, and letters concerning Hildegard's studies from Goller.Several themes of special note occur throughout the collection. These include discussions of conditions for Jewish people in Vienna in the late 1930s and early...
Dates: 1903 - 1972; Majority of material found within 1939 - 1945

Ivan Mestrovic Papers

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Identifier: MST
Scope and Content Correspondence and photocopies of correspondence with other artists, museums and galleries, admirers of his work, Yugoslav emigrants, clients who have commissioned work, and friends and family; contracts, reports, and architectural plans relating to his commissions; his unpublished manuscripts of poetry, a novel, a play, and two books on Michelangelo; articles on and interviews with Mestrovic; and contracts and inventories relating to the disposition of his homes, artwork, and other possessions...
Dates: 1924-1962.

John Lukacs Collection

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Identifier: MSN/MN 10033
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the professional papers of historian John Lukacs. Lukacs’ professional materials include samples from each stage of his writing process, including research files; article, essay, and poetry drafts; proofs; and published pieces in periodicals and clippings. The collection also contains contracts, financial records and lecture notes from his various teaching positions. Also included is Lukacs’ correspondence. Significant topics include 20th century American history,...
Dates: 1799 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1950 - 2019

Photograph albums of the Warsaw Ghetto and Warsaw

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Identifier: MSE/REE 0046
Content Description Seventy one original photographic prints by an unidentified German photographer mounted on two photo albums. The first album houses twenty four photographic prints of the Warsaw Ghetto. The second album includes forty seven photographic prints of Warsaw.
Dates: circa 1940-1943.

Polish Resistance During World War II Periodicals Collection

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Identifier: MSE/REE 0043
Scope and Contents The collection contains ephemera publications produced in clandestinely operating printing shops throughout Poland during the German occupation. The collection covers a wide range of groups active in the underground from nationalist to Soviet sympathizing communists. Of particular interest are titles which were printed during the Warsaw Uprising (August 1-October 2, 1944).
Dates: 1941-1945; Majority of material found in 1943-1945

William J. Dunn Papers

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Identifier: DUN
Scope and Content Radio transcripts and a manuscript entitled Pacific Microphone, by William J. Dunn, CBS war correspondent covering the Pacific action during World War II. Transcripts feature site broadcasts form Batavia, Bandoeng, Melbourne, Sydney, Port Moresby, Hollandia, Leyte, Manila, Yokohama, Luzon and Tokyo. Manuscript, published in 1988 by Texas A & M University Press, provides an account of Dunn's wartime experiences.
Dates: 1941-1945.

World War II Correspondence of David MacGillivray

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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...
Dates: 1944-08-1945-11