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Reserve Officers Association collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 14.0016

Content Description

This collection relates to the Reserve Officers Association and the experience of its members during World War Two.


  • 1939-2007
  • Other: Date accessioned: 2021-04-16

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

The Reserve Officers Association collection contains a compilation of stories from the service and expereinces of ROA members during World War Two. These recollections contributed to Carol Kelly's publication, 'The Officer', for the 50 anniversary of World War Two.


11.5 Linear Feet (21 half boxes, 1 full box)

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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

The Reserve Officers Association collection was gifted to the Institute on World War Two and the Human Experience by Carol Kelly

Reserve Officers Association collection
Reserve Officers Association collection
Sheighlin McKay Hagerty
April 16, 2021
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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

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PO Box 3062047
Tallahassee FL 32306-2047 US