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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Mildred Shearer papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02-01.0535
Scope and Contents This collection contains personal papers including letters, notes, sketches, newspaper articles, and a radio interview of Mildred Shearer about her work with the United Service Organization (USO) sketching servicemen. Almost 600 photostatic copies and a few original portraits are included as well. The letters are mainly thank you notes in which servicemen and family members of servicemen commend her for her sketches. However, there are a few personal letters from friends and in one case, an entire collection of correspondence with one man in the Marines named Lieutenant Ralph Hunter Bennett. Her letters from Bennett are romantic in nature, unfortunately, they are abruptly cut...
Dates: Created: 1944-1953; Other: Date acquired: 09/26/2001

Marcia Watts papers

 Collection — Single Folder Collections - Box 3 (03.0051-03.0077), Folder: 03.0065 - Folder 1
Identifier: 03.0065
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of an oral history interview transcript of Marcia Wilkinson who served with the USO on the home front during World War II. This collection also contains personal photographs.

Dates: Created: 1943; Other: Date acquired: 04/28/2003

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Afghanistan--History--20th century 1
Air mail service 1
Alabama 1
Anzio, Battle of, Anzio, Italy, 1944 1
B-29 (Bomber) 1