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Aletha Grace Hawk collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0612
Scope and Contents The collection consists principally of Aletha Grace Hawk's letters to her family in Indianapolis, Indiana from Washington D.C. and Europe ranging from 1918 to 1919, describing her work with the American Red Cross and as a volunteer working with wounded servicemen at Walter Reed Hospital, as well as her travels through France, Switzerland, Belgium, and Germany. The collection also includes Hawk's 1921 letter describing the visit of Marshall Ferdinand Foch to Indianapolis, two letters sent to her...

Anne Hudspeth papers

 Collection — Folder: S697
Identifier: S0697
Scope and Contents This collection includes typed and autographed poems from Anne Hudspeth in Whiting, Indiana ranging from 1943-1952 and undated regarding war, home life, working, and Dwight D. Eisenhower.

Anthony J. Lauck papers

 Collection
Identifier: L088
Scope and Contents This collection includes typed and autographed letters from family members, friends and military officers in the United States and other countries; greeting and postal cards and telegrams; magazine and newspaper articles event programs; invoices; poems; exhibition catalogs; a Japanese Imperial Army war flag from World War II; and Japanese currency ranging from 1908-1980 regarding art and art business, family, personal, religious, and war matters.

Bill Ingalls Hoese collection

 Collection
Identifier: L420
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, photographs, and memorabilia from Bill Ingalls Hoese, in England and Canada ranging from 1938-1941 regarding flying and world experiences. Also included are sympathy cards and letters, newspapers from the Hoese family and their friends regarding Bill Ingalls Hoese's death, Worthington, Indiana, and World War II. Notable items include a memorial card of Bill Ingalls Hoese's death from the Canadian government, a sympathy card from the Queen at Buckingham...

Bingham McHale LLP collection

 Collection
Identifier: L166
Scope and Contents This collection includes materials about the law firm of Bingham McHale, formerly Bingham Summers Welsh and Spilman, from 1912 to 2011. Much of the information regards Governor Matthew E. Welsh, who was a partner in the firm. This includes the tribute dinner given to him by Vincennes University in 1993 and a speech of his reminiscences. Claude M. Spilman's World War II memoirs, which he wrote while a partner at the firm, tells of his experiences in Germany and France. Mr. Spilman (1920-1983)...

Burgess family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: L023
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of autographed, signed and typed letters from John William Summers in Washington, D.C.; Mary C. Hill in Valeene, Indiana; John Russell and Hazel Stone in Indiana; Washington, D.C. and Dallas, Texas; George G. and Vada M. Summers and Meda Windell in Louisville, Kentucky and Miami, Florida; and Benjamin Eugene Burgess in the Philippines and Japan; ranging from circa 1902-1946 regarding family matters and military service during World War II.

Camp Atterbury World War II photograph collection

 Collection — Box: P003
Identifier: P003
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 291 black and white, 3 x 5-inch photographic prints depicting life at Camp Atterbury, Indiana in the midst of World War II. Three of the images have copies. The photographs were taken by William J. Moriarty, Sr., a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army, as part of his duties for the U.S. Signal Corps while he was stationed there in 1943. The images demonstrate the daily activities of camp life and training, as well as social events, and depict racial...

Carl B. Rush typescript

 Collection — Folder: S3266
Identifier: S3266
Scope and Contents This collection consists of reminiscences of Carl B. Rush during the years he spent growing up in Mentone, Indiana up to the time he moved to Texas after graduating from Purdue University. Titled "My Life and Times," the memoir was written in 1993 and had additions in 1998.

Carolyn Morgenstern collection

 Collection — Folder: S0985
Identifier: S0985
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one V-mail letter from Harold Sander, stationed in England, to Carolyn Morgenstern at the Indiana State Library on August 20, 1944.

Charles Owen Tullis letters

 Collection — Folder: S1931
Identifier: S1931
Scope and Contents The collection is made up of World War II letters written between 1941 and 1945. All but one are written to Charles Owen Tullis by former students at Washington High School. The letters discuss recollections of classmates and family in East Chicago (Indiana), matters of military training and military life, and impressions of Europe and North Africa. Tullis wrote one letter in the collection. There is also one photograph and one lire in Italian currency.

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