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Robert McGinnis collection

 Collection — Container: Single Folder Collections - 2006 Box 2 (06.0075-06.0150), Folder: 06.0082 - Folder 1
Identifier: 06.0082

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a series of stories from The Burman News, a newsletter from Merrill's Marauders Association Inc. This collections contains excerpts of four newsletters ranging from 2005-2006 that detail personal stories of the China Burma India Theater of Operations.


  • Majority of material found within 1939-1945
  • Publication: Majority of material found within 2005-2006
  • Other: Date accessioned: 2020-09-16

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 / Historical

Robert McGinnis was born January 29, 1935. He received his Master of Science degree from Kansas State University and married Virginia Lee Brown on July 7, 1963, in Wichita. He worked as a medical technologist and was a World War II history buff. McGinnis passed away on November 6th, 2011 at age 76. He is buried at Elmwood Cemetery in Augusta, Kansas.


1 folders (1 folder)

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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.

Robert McGinnis collection
Beatrice Dain
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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

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