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Millie Nauman collection

 Collection — Container: Single Folder Collections - 1999 Box 16 (99.0352-99.0373), Folder: 99.0358 - Folder 1
Identifier: 99.0358

Content Description

This collection relates to Millie Nauman who worked as a civilian employee at the Wainwright Shipyard in Panama City, Florida during the World War II. This collection contains an oral history interview transcript of Nauman. Information contained in the transcript includes life as a welding inspector at the Wainwright Shipyard, and how minorities were treated at the Wainwright Shipyard.


  • Other: Date acquired: 1992-06-02
  • Event: 1944


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Biographical and Historical Context

Millie Nauman, as senior in high school, moved in 1944 to Panama City, FL to work as a Welding Checker at the Wainwright Shipyard for the summer. After the summer, Nauman moved back home. In 1992, she was interviewed by Peggy Pelt on the history and experiences of the Waywright Shipyard.


1 folders

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Custodial History

Transferred from the Institute on World War II and the Human Experience to FSU Libraries Special Collections & Archives in July 2022.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was a gift from Millie Nauman

Millie Nauman collection
Logan MacMillan
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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

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