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World War, 1939-1945

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Alvin Dudley Tipton World War II Photographs and Papers,

Identifier: AC-466
Abstract Alvin Dudley Tipton World War II Photographs and Papers consists of photographs, governmental documents, newspaper and magazine articles documenting the World War II service of Alvin Dudley Tipton.
Dates: 1920-1945, undated

Charles Beaver Papers,

Identifier: AC-881
Abstract Charles Beaver (1913-1999) was an Asheville native, WWII veteran, employee of the American Enka Corporation, and participant in a large number of WWII reunions and commorative events. This collection includes materials relating to his life and work including photographs, documents of his army service, and correspondence.
Dates: 1874-2002, undated

Grohs Family Papers

Identifier: RB-8013
Scope and Contents This collection includes items created by members of the Grohs family, with the majority relating to Lothar Grohs, and is in both German and English languages. In Germany, the surname was spelled "Gross."There are six letters written in German by members of the family, mainly Julius Gross. English translations were provided by Peter Petschauer. There is a wedding telegram book compiled to commemorate the wedding of Julius Gross and Clara Lonnerstadter in 1909. The original is...
Dates: 1909-1945, 2011, 2015

Johnny Rhymer Music and Papers

Identifier: AC-825
Abstract The Johnny Rhymer Music and Papers gives a wide assortment of items and memorabilia collected in the life of a fiddler/singer from western North Carolina in the 1940s and 1950s, along with pieces of his and his wife's families' histories and everyday labor and struggles, from old photographs and song lyrics to World War II literature and photographs to Rhymer's musical career and samples of his actual music.
Dates: 1869-2004, undated

Mildred Teague papers

Identifier: UA 5116
Abstract The Mildred Teague Papers contain the letters, photographs, and yearbooks of former Appalachian State Teachers College student Mildred Elizabeth Teague of Boone, North Carolina. The letters detail life during World War II as written by her brother Horace Greeley "Butch" Teague. The wealth of photographs within the collection primarily features shots of Mildred and her schoolmates on campus at Appalachian State during the years 1941 and 1942 as well as some images of Horace at home on leave with...
Dates: 1941-1945

Rufus Burks papers

Identifier: AC-628
Abstract The Rufus Burks Papers collection contains about 100 letters from and to Rufus Burks and family members while he was serving in the US Army. Other folders contain family tax receipts and other receipts and paper pertaining to life in the 1940's.
Dates: 1912-1980, undated

Terah (Terrah) E. Harris papers

Identifier: AC-692
Abstract This collection consists of World War II letters mostly from Private Terah (Terrah) Harris to his wife Clara. [Terah spelled his name both ways in signatures.] There are a few diaries of Clara's before she married him, and a Lutheran serviceman's book.
Dates: 1935-1945

World War II V-Fuel Oil ration coupon

Identifier: AC-583
Abstract This collection consists of one V-Fuel Oil Ration for fuel oil, issued August 27, 1943, expiring Sept. 20, 1944 to John S. Unsetter of Jefferson, Ohio for 100 gallons of fuel oil.
Dates: August 27, 1943