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Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945


Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Butler and Cowart families collection

 Collection — 15.0014 - Box 1
Identifier: 15.0014
Scope and Contents This collection pertains to Thomas A. Butler, who served as a First Lieutenant in the 468th Anti-Aircraft Artillery (AAA) Battalion during World War II. Butler served in France and Germany from 1944-1945, receiving five battle stars and a bronze star medal. In the immediate months following the war, he was stationed at the Berchtesgaden Hof Hotel, which was adjacent to Hitler’s retreat at Obersalzberg, where he operated the Hotel as a retreat for Army officers. Butler maintained a detailed Service Record Book that includes his personal information, transfers, the locations he was deployed, the people he met, and military letters he received during and after the war. In aggregate,...
Dates: Created: 1943-1950; Other: Majority of material found within 1945-1947; Other: Date acquired: 07/28/2015 by Dr. Marie E. Cowart

Willard and Anna Carr collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.0165
Scope and Contents This collection relates to Samuel Rhea, M.D., Willard Carr, and Anna (Groover) Carr. Dr. Rhea served as a physician with the 377th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion attached to the 4th Infantry Division in the U.S. Army in the European Theater (ETO). Willard Carr served as an officer in the 377th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion and served in the European Theater of Operations. Anna (Groover) Carr served in the Red Cross as Director of the Enlisted Men's Club, Luchbal Barracks in Antwerp, Belgium. This collection contains artifacts, manuscripts, photographs, newspapers, maps, magazines, and military documents. Artifacts include Nazi memorabilia, uniform service clothing, and...
Dates: Created: 1942-1992; Other: Majority of material found within 1942-1946; Other: Date acquired: 10/14/2002

Stanley H. Davis papers

 Collection — Single Folder Collections - 2000 Box 6 (00.0140-00.0177), Folder: 00.0170
Identifier: 00.0170
Scope and Contents

This collection contains a transcript of an interview conducted with Stanley and Elsie Davis on June 12, 2000. Stanley Davis served in the U.S. Army in the Military Railway Service in the European Theater during World War II.  The collection also contains 6 photographs, a photocopy of Stanley and Elsie's marriage certificate, and a copy of Kaiserzeit: Journal of the Imperial German Military Collector’s Association vol. III, summer 1974.

Dates: Created: 1925-2000; Other: Majority of material found within 1939-1946; Other: Date acquired: 02/23/2001

Melvin R. Bielawski Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 98.0462
Scope and Contents The collection includes a variety of media from Germany, including postcards, magazines for GIs stationed in Germany, photographs, and The Corner. The Corner is a manuscript (likely a historical fiction novel) about a group of men in a Polish Catholic community in Toledo, Ohio. The story follows a group of young men who often spent time on a corner, gambling or socializing, from the 1930s through their wartime experiences up to the post war period. The manuscript appears to demonstrate the cultural enclaves in American cities and how that changed during the Second World War. The time period of the collection is mostly...
Dates: Created: 1930-2008; Other: Date acquired: 05/12/1998

Thomas J. Vickers collection

 Collection — 01.0223 - Box 1
Identifier: 01.0223
Scope and Contents

This collection contains two German language cigarette photograph books titled Adolph Hitler: Bilder ais dem leben des Fuhrers and Deutschland Erwacht. These books were published during the Nazi era and were propaganda where individuals would paste photographs received as premiums.

Dates: Publication: 1936; Publication: 1933; Other: Date accessioned: 2001-06-25

Walter de la Mare Correspondence

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSS 2007-005

Correspondence by Walter de la Mare with Lucy "Clare" Kipps and Dick Hughes, comprising 29 individual letters. 6 letters are handwritten, 23 typed with some handwritten notes and signatures.

Dates: Created: 1940-1956

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Berchtesgaden (Germany) 2
World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Europe 2
World War, 1939-1945--Germany 2
World War, 1939-1945--Medical care 2
American Red Cross--Uniforms--History 1