Barbara W. Makant collection
Scope and Contents
This collection relates to Barbara W. Makant who was a youth on the U.S. homefront during World War II. The collection includes a U.S. Jewish soldier's prayer book, seventeen History of the Second World War series magazines, and three History of the World War, Special series magazines.
- Publication: Majority of material found within 1973-1974
- Other: Date acquired: 07/07/2018
- Ruth Perkins Makant (Person)
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 or Historical Information
Barbara W. Makant was born on May 26, 1935. The prayer book belonged to her late husband Dr. Joseph Earle Makant, Jr. as a boy. Dr. Joseph Earle Makant, Jr. served during the Korean War and attained the rank of Colonel in the U.S. Air Force. He was born on March 16, 1929, and passed away in Tallahassee, FL on April 19, 2000.
.5 Linear Feet (The magazines are contained in one half box.)
Language of Materials
Transferred from the Institute on World War II and the Human Experience to FSU Libraries Special Collections & Archives in July 2022.
- Jewish soldiers--Prayers and devotions Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War, 1939-1945 Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War, 1939-1945--Religion Subject Source: Local sources
- World War, 1939-1945--Religious aspects Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Barbara W. Makant collection
- Mallory McGovern
- April 16, 2020
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