Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
This collection relates to Lyle D. Armstrong and his service in the U.S. Army during World War II in the Pacific Theater of Operations. The collection contains a veteran’s questionnaire where he shares his experience in service and recalls a memory of being in Manila when the Japanese Envoys came to speak to General MacArthur. He also mentions that he kept in contact with some of the men he met in service. The collection also contains photographs of Armstrong and his three older brothers, who also served in World War II.
This manuscript documents the life of Ella Rogozinski who was an Auschwitz Concentration Camp survivor from Czechoslovakia.
The Jackie Voelkl manuscript contains one folder with a 44-page typed transcript of an oral history interview. Jackie Voelkl served as a First Sergeant in the Women's Army Corps from 1942 to 1946. She worked as personal secretary to General Robert A. McClure, head of the Army Psychological Warfare Division at General Eisenhower's headquarters in Paris.
This collection relates to actress and singer Frances Langford who served with the United Service Organization (USO) during World War II with Bob Hope. The collection contains an oral history interview transcript, four photographs, one from her USO days and three from 1998 when the interview was conducted, as well as audio taped interviews of Langford.
This collection relates to Everett Melvin O'Brien who served as a 1st Lieutenant with the 603rd Quartermaster Graves Registration Company in the European Theater during World War II. The collection contains photographs from O'Brien's service in Graves Registration in the U.S., France, Belgium, and Germany which include killed in action U.S. soldiers and graves. Photographs of the concentration camp at Dachau are also included.
This collection relates to Oscar Olson who served with the United States Army with the 3rd Battalion, 28th Regiment, 8th Division in France and Germany from 1942 to 1945. This collection contains copies of photographs and letters, a veteran's questionnaire and Olson's answers, and an oral history transcript.
The Paul K. Dougherty Collection includes photographs, documents, and various artifacts Dougherty obtained while in Germany. His collection contains rare original German propaganda publications such as Deutschland Erwach and Adolf Hitler. Also included in the collection is a personal photograph album that belonged to Nazi official and founder of the anti-Semitic newspaper Der Stürmer, Julius Streicher. Other items included are Nazi Party flags/fabrics, Paul K. Dougherty’s camera, and camera accessories.
- Ardennes, Battle of the, 1944-1945 3
- World War, 1939-1945 3
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 2
- Dachau (Concentration camp) 2
- Miami (Fla.) 2
- Photographs 2
- Versailles (France) 2
- World War, 1939-1945--Atrocities 2
- World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France--Normandy 2
- World War, 1939-1945--Czechoslovakia 2
- World War, 1939-1945--France--Paris 2
- World War, 1939-1945--Germany--Berchtesgaden 2
- Aachen (Germany) 1
- Actors and actresses 1
- Announcements 1
- Antiaircraft artillery 1
- Atlantic City (N.J.) 1
- Atomic bomb--Japan--History--20th century 1
- Basic training 1
- Battle of the Bulge 1 + ∧ less