Search Results


9 results for World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives
< PREV PAGE OF 1 NEXT >

1.
Richard Porson Paddison Papers (Manuscript Collection #327)

Papers (1791-1945) of steamboat operator on the Cape Fear and Black Rivers, based in Point Caswell, NC, consisting of correspondence, genealogical material, wills, indentures, marriage certificate, receipts, inventories, exposition programs, photographs, newspaper clippings, letters and miscellaneous.

2.
Hardison-Watts Family Papers (Manuscript Collection #415)

Papers (1758-1953, undated) including correspondence, financial records, land records, remedy for eye problem, laundry, haircuts, Christian club, etc. 372 items.

3.
Hughes-Grimsley Family Papers (Manuscript Collection #546)

Papers (1775-1949) including correspondence, deeds, financial accounts, photographs, and miscellaneous.

4.
Destroyer Escort Commanding Officers Collection: Carroll F. Sweet Jr. Papers (Manuscript Collection #564-012)

Autobiographical account (undated entitled "Navy Daze, 1939–1945", including narrative service on the USS Ranger (CV-4) and command of the USS SC-738 and the USS Kyne (DE-744).

5.
Whitehurst Family Papers (Manuscript Collection #617)

Papers (1736-1979) including correspondence, genealogical information, land records, financial records, church related items, pamphlets, brochures, greeting cards, invitations, UDC records, clippings, photographs, and miscellaneous.

6.
Fairfax Kirkwood Dillon Papers (Manuscript Collection #189)

Papers (1917-1962) consisting of correspondence, wartime photographs, newspaper clippings, military orders.

7.
Carter Berkeley Simpson Papers (Manuscript Collection #646)

Papers (1941-1944) including correspondence, 2 hand written diaries, receipts of letters, description of daily routine activities.

8.
Steacy D. Hicks Diary (Manuscript Collection #654)

Diary (1944-1946) including detail activities, description of radio broadcast, propaganda pertaining to American casualties, views of World War II.

9.
Destroyer Escort Commanding Officers Collection: USS Hopping (DE-155) Records (Manuscript Collection #564-010)

Records (1943–1946) of the escort ship USS Hopping (DE-155), attached to Escort Division 6 of the Atlantic Fleet during World War II and including war diaries, action reports, and miscellaneous material relating to U-Boat attacks, anti-submarine warfare, etc.