25 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Veterans History Project collection (Library of Congress).

  1. Personal Narratives of Evacuation and Relocation of Japanese Americans During World War II, 1924-2018 : Veterans History Project (U.S.)

    61 video recordings.. 55 photographs.. 16 sound recordings.. 50 manuscripts.. -- Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Selected personal narratives relating to the evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans during World War II. Collected by the Veterans History Project, 2002-2018. Collection includes personal narratives in the form of audio and video oral histories, biographical information, clippings, civilian papers, creative works, maps, memoirs, military papers, printed matter and photographs.

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  2. John McRae Kennelly collection, 1917-1919 : Veterans History Project (U.S.)

    manuscripts: 23 items.. -- Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The John McRae Kennelly Collection contains correspondence relating to the veteran’s service with the United States Army during World War I.

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  3. Howard Elbridge Robbins collection, 1918 : Veterans History Project (U.S.)

    manuscripts: 22 items.. -- Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Howard Elbridge Robbins collection includes correspondence and military papers related to Robbins' service in the United States Navy during World War I.

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  4. LeRoy Feay Thompson collection, 1918-2011 : Veterans History Project (U.S.)

    2 computer optical discs ; 4 3/4 in.. 3 photographs.. Manuscripts.: 80 items.. -- Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The LeRoy Feay Thompson collection documents the veteran’s United States Army service during World War I. Spanning 1918-2011, the collection includes correspondence, printed matter, transcripts, digital prints and an optical disc.

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  5. Harold Benjamin Graham collection, 1917-2012 : Veterans History Project (U.S.)

    Manuscripts: 107 items.. -- Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Harold Benjamin Graham collection documents Graham's United States Army service from 1917-1920. Harold Benjamin Graham was born on July 7, 1899, in Spring Valley, New York. In 1917 he enlisted in the United States Army and served with the 147th Aero Squadron at the United States Military Academy, West Point, New York and at Kelly Field, San Antonio, Texas. He was discharged in 1920 and died in 1948. Spanning 1917-2012, collection includes correspondence from Graham, his mother, and other family members.

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  6. William Hurn, Jr., collection, 1917-2014 : Veterans History Project (U.S.)

    12 photographs.. Manuscripts: 40 items.. -- Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The William Hurn, Jr., collection primarily documents Hurn’s United States Army service during World War I. Items include biographical information; civilian papers; clippings; correspondence; creative works: diaries and journals; military papers; printed matter; and photographs.

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  7. Wallace E. Rand collection, 1893-1919 : Veterans History Project (U.S.)

    6 photographs.. manuscripts: 58 items.. -- Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Wallace E. Rand collection consists of correspondence, photographs, military papers, and civilian papers relating to the veteran’s service during World War I. Topics covered in the correspondence include mail delivery, living conditions in France, finances, injury while in France, and letters of sympathy after veteran’s death. Photographs include portraits of the veteran and family portraits.

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  8. Frank Van Pelt collection, 1917-1931 : Veterans History Project (U.S.)

    3 photographs.. manuscripts: 42 items.. -- Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Frank Van Pelt collection documents Van Pelt's United States Army service during World War I. The collection includes correspondence, memoirs, and photographs dating 1917-1931. Born and raised on the Kansas-Oklahoma border, he served in Fort Logan, Colorado; Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Fort Monmouth, New Jersey; and in France with the Company A, 101st Field Signal Battalion. He worked primarily in radio companies and was discharged as a Sergeant First Class on April 29, 1919. Frank Van Pelt died on August 13, 1949.

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  9. William Sylvanus Morris collection, 1917-2016 : Veterans History Project (U.S.)

    44 photographs.. manuscripts: 58 items. 1 computer optical disc ; 4 3/4 in.. -- Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    William Sylvanus Morris was born on May 5, 1888, in Lynchburg, Virginia. He served in the United States Army, 1917-1919, with the Headquarters Lines of Communication, American Expeditionary Force, at Fort Snelling, Minnesota; Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; Paris, France and Bordeaux, France. The veteran served as a camp engineer and camp commander. He worked in a water supply department and designed water systems for camps, hospitals and training centers throughout France. He also oversaw the construction of a large hospital facility. In 1919, he was discharged as a First Lieutenant. Morris died in 1947.

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  10. Leo Joseph Bailey collection, 1917-2008 : Veterans History Project (U.S.)

    moving images: 1 videodisc (DVD-R) : digital, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.. 18 photographs.. manuscripts: 44 items.. -- Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Collection includes clippings, correspondence, a memoir, transcription of memoir, military papers, photographs, and a video recording of two speeches given to the Southern Cayuga Central School in 1987, documenting Bailey's service during World War I.

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