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World War, 1939-1945 -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Army Specialized Training Division, Yale University, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 89
Overview: The records consist of correspondence, transcripts, photographs, instructional materials, and administrative files documenting the Army Specialized Training Division at Yale, particularly the Army Specialized Training Program (ASTP) and the Civil Affairs Specialists Training School.
Dates: 1940-1963

Bureau of Military Information, Yale University, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 816
Overview: The records consist of administrative files, memoranda, reserve program information, correspondence, letters of recommendation, and student files documenting the operations of the Yale Bureau of Military Information.
Dates: circa 1942-1947

Harry William Cofrances papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 818
Overview: Correspondence, diary and memorabilia. Most of the correspondence relates to Cofrances' efforts in 1926 to win a scholarship offered by the Italy America Society. Also in the correspondence are two notes from Rudy Vallée. His army service in San Francisco (1942-1945) is documented by a diary and memorabilia.
Dates: 1913-1969

Albert Godfrey Conrad papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1306
Overview: The papers consist of office files from the first quarter-century of Albert G. Conrad's career as an instructor of electrical engineering at Yale and an autobiographical memoir. Materials include correspondence, writings, printed matter, photographs, and memorabilia, the latter including drawings, blueprints, charts, and a record of a speech by Conrad. The collection is especially rich in materials concerning life at Yale during World War II. The bulk of the papers concerns the Department of...
Dates: 1916-1993

Ralph Henry Gabriel papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 228
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, and teaching materials of Ralph Henry Gabriel. The papers relate primarily to Gabriel's duties as editor of the Pageant of America Series and the Library of Congress Series in American Civilization, as author of history texts, as chairman of the American Historical Association's 1930 program committee, as author of several texts, and as faculty member at Yale University and at the United States School of Military...
Dates: 1917-1982

Eugene Harold Kone papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1221
Overview: Research materials and drafts for his unpublished work, "Yale in World War II".
Dates: 1940-1949

Navy V-12 program, Yale University, records

 Collection
Call Number: RU 586
Overview: The records consist of student files, memoranda, correspondence, and rosters documenting the Navy V-12 Unit at Yale. Included is correspondence between the Navy and Yale University documenting the establishment of the Navy V-12 program at Yale.
Dates: 1943-1949

Henry Lewis Stimson papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 465
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, letter books, speeches, articles, letters to the editor, statements prepared for presentation to Congress and substantial subject files with clippings, printed matter, reports, memoranda and photographs related to Henry Stimson's various public offices. While the official records of Stimson's service (as Secretary of War under President Taft, Secretary of State under Herbert Hoover and as Secretary of War in the cabinets of Presidents Roosevelt and Truman)...
Dates: 1846-1966

Paul Wilkinson photograph collection documenting Yale during World War II

 Collection
Call Number: RU 704
Overview: The materials consist of photographs of Paul Wilkinson documenting the Yale campus during World War II. Included are photographs of facilities used by the armed services billeted on campus.
Dates: 1944

Yale University military and wartime activities photographs

 Collection
Call Number: RU 750
Overview: The materials consist of photographs of Army and Navy Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC and NROTC), Signal Corps, Yale Batteries, and Civil Affairs Training program activities at Yale during World War I and World War II. Includes images of drilling instruction, exercises, and artillery practice. There are a few photographs of Yale students during the Spanish-American War.
Dates: 1898-1946