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William P. Slusser Papers

 Collection — Box: 157
Identifier: MSS 1986-013
Scope and Contents Papers of William P. Slusser including receipts, payment orders, store accounts, a newspaper advertisement of public sale, and sales at auction on account.
Dates: Created: 1859-1877

William R. Haussmann papers

 Collection — Box: Single Fold Collections - 2001, Folder: 01.0094 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-01.0094
Scope and Contents This collection relates to William R. Haussmann who served during World War II in the European Theater with the 4th Cavalry Group. This collection contains photographs and a memoir.
Dates: Created: 1946-2001; Other: Date acquired: 07/18/2009

William R. Lueders collection

 Collection — Container: Oral History Interview Transcript
Identifier: 02-05.0070
Scope and Contents The collection of William R. Lueders contains an oral history transcript of an interview provided by the Reichelt Program for Oral History. Lueders served in the U.S. Army during World War II as a cameraman in the 163rd Signal Photo Company in the North African, Mediterranean, and European (ETO) Theaters. The collection also includes two photographs of an unnamed concentration camp in France and a Veteran's questionnaire.
Dates: Created: 1933-1946; Other: Majority of material found in 1941; Other: Date acquired: 04/12/2005

William Rogers Manuscript

 Collection — Box: 1450
Identifier: MSS 96-20
Scope and Contents 'Shakespeare and English History' by William Hudson Rogers. 218 page typed manuscript in binder. A critique of Shakespeare's historical dramas of British royalty. Undated.
Dates: Other: Date acquired: 08/00/1996

William S. Coker Papers

 Collection — Box: 308
Identifier: MSS 75-7
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two photocopied typescripts. The first is entitled From Loyalists to Rebels: Panton, Leslie and Company and John Forbes and Company. This paper was read at the St. Augustine meeting of the Conference Group for Social and Administrative History on "Loyalists and American Loyalism," February 7, 1975, and was to be published with other papers from that conference. The other typescript is Enterpreneures in the British and Spanish Floridas, 1775-1821. This paper was read at the second Florida American Revolution Bicentennial Commission (FARBC) meeting in Miami Beach, June...
Dates: 1973-1975; Other: Date acquired: 05/20/1975

William Smith Photograph Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: HP 2009-009
Scope and Contents Personal photographs of William Smith, including photos taken for a Photo Journalism class assignment.
Dates: Created: 1953-1956; Other: Date acquired: 03/03/2009

William Thomas (W. T.) Cash Papers

 Collection — Container: briefcase
Identifier: MSS 2011-0614a
Abstract A collection of papers by William Thomas (W.T.) Cash. Notably, this collection contains the manuscript for his book Biennials. Personal business ledgers and other short manuscripts are also housed in this collection.
Dates: Created: approximately 1878-1951

William Warren Rogers and Robert David Ward Manuscript

 Collection — Box: 321
Identifier: MSS 83-5
Scope and Contents Corrected typescript draft of August Reckoning: Jack Turner and Racism in Post-Civil War Alabama by William Warren Rogers and Robert David Ward. Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press. 1973.
Dates: 1973; Other: Date acquired: 07/28/1983

William Wilson letters

 Collection — Box: 158
Identifier: MSS 77-6
Scope and Contents Six letters written by William Wilson to his sister Lucretia Wilson Dutton (Mrs. Asa). Five of the letters are written from Tallahassee, Florida, and offer some interesting material about the area in the 1820s through early 1850s.
Dates: Created: 1827-1846

Raymond L. Williams collection

 Collection — Box: 20.0002- Box 1
Identifier: 02-20.0002
Scope and Contents This collection relates to Raymond L. Williams, who served in the U.S. Army occupation immdediately after World War II in Eastern Italy and the Balkans. This collection contains artifacts and newspaper articles relating to the life and service of Raymond L. Williams
Dates: 1945-2020

Willie Mae Williams collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02-04.0144
Scope and Contents This collection relates to Willie Mae Williams, an African American woman, who served in the Women's Army Corps during World War II. The collection includes an oral history interview, photographs, newspaper clippings, a cassette tape of the oral history, a woman's veterans hat, a Women's Army Corps souvenir tray, a Women's Army Corps tag, and a yearbook for the 1881st Service Command unit. In her oral history interview, she discusses basic training for women and the WAC's unpreparedness for the women. She worked in the hospital and talks about life as a female on base and in traveling off base to visit civilians; talk about female pregnancy in the WAC.
Dates: Created: 1943-1945; Other: Majority of material found in 1945; Other: Date acquired: 03/16/2009

Wilson D. Brooks papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02-14.0024
Scope and Contents Wilson Dean Brooks participated in significant events during and after World War II. He was a part of the liberation of Dachau, Battle of the Bulge, and worked as an investigator for the War Crimes Board. His collection contains photographs capturing the liberation of Dachau, a journal describing military life in Europe, which includes details about Battle of the Bulge, and a vast amount of documents that pertain to war crime trials he oversaw as a judge advocate. His case reports on war crimes make up the bulk of his collection and contain victim testimonies, arrest reports, instances of maltreatment and murder, and other notable information. The files include testimonies from victims of...
Dates: Created: 1944-1946; Other: Date acquired: 05/02/2014

Wings of the Morning Typescript

 Collection — Box: 310
Identifier: MSS 0-322
Abstract Typescript of the memoirs of Joyce Isabella Mann of New Harmony, Indiana, authored by Mary Lou Robson Fleming.
Dates: Created: 1967; Other: Date acquired: 06/07/1968

Sheridan S. Winkelman papers

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2001 Box, Folder: 01.0529 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-01.0529
Scope and Contents These papers relate to Sheridan S. Winkelman, who served in the China Burma India (CBI) Theater during World War II in the U.S. Army Air Corps with the 12 Bombardment Group. The manuscript covers many topics, such as training and US activities in CA, Myrtle Beach, SC, and then in the CBI Theater, life in India, the economic crisis, prostitution, anti-Japanese sentiment, and gender concepts in China. He also discusses coming home and peace at the end of the war.
Dates: 1941-1945; Other: Date acquired: 09/24/2001

Willis Winston transcript

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2006 Box, Folder: 06.0131 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-06.0131
Content Description Willis Winston served with 2nd Battalion 7th Regiment, 1st Marine Division in the U.S. Marine Corps in the Pacific Theater of Operations during World War II. He participated in the campaigns for Guadalcanal, Cape Gloucester, and Peleliu This collection contains an oral history.
Dates: May 12, 2004; Event: Majority of material found within 1940-1946

Winthrop Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 0-266
Scope and Contents Business, personal, family and military papers, correspondence, orders, bills, pictures, publications, engineering diagrams and blueprints. This collection contains the business papers of John S. Winthrop and Mrs. Susan Winthrop, including correspondence, plantation records, bills, orders, mortgages, tax information and bookkeeping records. There are also personal and family papers of the Winthrop family, including pictures of persons such as Sindey Alder and members of the Winthrop family, as well as the military papers for Captain Guy L. Winthrop. The collection contains a set of eight blueprints and designs, the business papers of Francis B. Winthrop, and a map of Burrow Hill...
Dates: Created: 1592-1970; Other: Majority of material found in 1841-1941; Other: Date acquired: 12/01/1969

George Winton collection

 Collection — Box: 11.0079- Box 1
Identifier: 02-11.0079
Scope and Contents The collection consists of letters and postcards written by Harry L. Lewis who served with the U.S. Army’s 158th Postal Company that was deployed to England and later France. The collection also consists of several additional letters and postcards from other Patterson residents to Lawrence Anderson of Patterson, New Jersey.
Dates: 1943-1947

George Ronald Wiszneauckas collection

 Collection — Box: 08.0171-Box 1
Identifier: 02-08.0171
Scope and Contents This collection relates to George Ronald Wiszneauckas who served as a Captain in the U.S. Army as a Signal Officer for the 81st Infantry Division. This collection contains brochures from Camp San Luis Obispo, Camp Rucker, New Caledonia and other Pacific islands. The collection also includes newsletters from The Wildcat, a military newsletter, Japanese Naval binoculars, and military documents.
Dates: 1941-1946

Alan and Rita Wold collection

 Collection — oversize: 19.0026-Box 1
Identifier: 02-19.0026
Content Description This collection relates to Alan and Rita Wold. Alan served as a Staff Sergeant with Company F, 60th Infantry Regiment, 9th Infantry Division in the European Theater during World War II. He received the Bronze Star Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, and Silver Star Medal. Rita Wold attended high school in Cleveland, Ohio during the war. The collection contains photographs, military documents, personal documents, marriage papers, and medals.
Dates: 1924-1949

Wood Civil War letter

 Collection — Box: 158
Identifier: MSS 1964-271
Scope and Contents Manuscript letter written Feb. 6, 1865 "On the lines near Richmond" to Mrs. M.S. Wood from her husband; written on both sides, 2 sheets are both torn into 4 pieces by wear; letter in poor condition, faded, discolored, and badly worn.

Also known as MSS 0-271.
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in February 6, 1865; Other: Date acquired: 06/01/1960

World War I and II Papers

 Collection — Box: 158
Identifier: MSS 0-273
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two groups of items. There are three army regulations post cards dated "Somewhere in France," which are acknowledgement of thanks from soldiers at the front, and they are addressed to Miss C. Tracey at Erie, Pennsylvania, 1918. The other part of this collection is a newspaper, The Stars and Stripes, dated Tuesday, May 8, 1945, with headlines "Nazis Quit." With the newspaper are two arm bands of the Nazi armed forces, one red and black and one black on yellow.
Dates: Created: 1918-1945; Other: Majority of material found in 1918, 1945; Other: Date acquired: 04/01/1935

Richard Bruce Worley collection

 Collection — Folder: Single Folder Collections - 2000 Box, Folder: 00.0422 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-00.0422
Content Description This collection consists of six letters from Richard Bruce Worley, a U.S. Navy fireman who entered the service in 1944 and spent most of his time in northern and central California. The letters, dating from November of 1944 to June of 1945, are written to his parents in Ohio and describe a variety of his experiences living on army bases.
Dates: November 7, 1944 - June 30, 1945

Wrightson Ely Clinton, Sr. collection

 Collection — Container: Personal Papers and Artifacts
Identifier: 02-09.0005
Scope and Contents This collection pertains to Corporal Wrightson Ely Clinton Sr., who served in the 116th Field Artillery Battalion of the United States Army National Guard's 31st Infantry Division. He served in the Netherland East Indies and the Philippines from 1944 to 1945 as a clerk of the Battery.

This collection consists of one half-box, primarily containing photographs and artifacts he was issued, collected, or awarded during his service. It also includes correspondence with his family, separation papers, scanned copies of the original scrapbook his photographs were stored in, and rosters of servicemen from his battalion.
Dates: Created: 1943-1946; Other: Majority of material found in 1944-1945; Other: Date acquired: 01/23/2009

Wyatt Blassingame papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 0-309
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials related to the publications and works of Wyatt Blassingame. Included are: For better or worse, 1951; manuscript entitled, In another country; The golden geyser, 1961, with a section written for Reader's Digest; The golden geyser, edited typescript; Halo of spears, 1962; Live from the devil, 1959, editor's copy with layout and notes; Medical corps heroes of World War II, 1969, galley sheets; Medical corps heroes of World War II, manuscript, first draft, notebook. There are also letters in the collection about Medical Corps heroes of World War II. They are sent to Random House, to and from the editor. Some letters are from the 92nd and 93rd Division...
Dates: 1951-1969

Edward Davis Wynot collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02-16.0017
Scope and Contents This collection relates to former Florida State University History professor Edward Davis Wynot, items are from his personal collection. The collection contains multi-media items about World War II including VHS sets and DVDs.  This collection also includes a World War I helmet. 
Dates: 1917-2009; Other: Date acquired: 07/04/2016

Kay Arton Young collection

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2004 Box, Folder: 04.0269 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-04.0269
Scope and Contents This collection relates to First Lieutenant Kay Arton Young who served in the U.S. Army Air Corps in the Pacific Theater of Operations during World War II. This collection contains a biography written by his daughter Nalani Young Wight, photographs of Kay, and a veteran questionnaire.
Dates: 1943-1945

Hugh Zeigler papers

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2001 Box, Folder: 01.0300 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-01.0300
Scope and Contents Hugh Zeigler served with the 454th Heavy Bomb Aviation Ordnance Company, handling and caring for bombs, during World War II in the Philippine Islands. He was captured there by the Japanese and spent the remainder of the war in a POW camp. This collection consists of an oral history interview transcript conducted on January 6, 2000.
Dates: Created: 1917-1951; Other: Date acquired: 07/26/2001

Alfred Zenger papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02-05.0136
Scope and Contents These papers relate to Sergeant Alfred Zenger who served in the U.S. Army in the 297th Infantry in Alaska, the Pacific, and in India. The collection contains one book on the history of the 297th Infantry, one manuscript, and a collection of newsletters.
Dates: 1941-2010; Other: Majority of material found within 2000-2010; Other: Date acquired: 10/29/2005

Phillip Zimmerman collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02-18.0011
Scope and Contents This collection relates to U.S. Navy Signalman 1st Class Phillip King Zimmerman who served aboard the U.S.S. Boston as a part of the first crew and the U.S.S. Baltimore heavy cruisers during World War II in the Pacific Theater. This collection includes two logbooks that Phillip Zimmerman maintained during his tour aboard the Boston , information relating to Zimmerman’s oral history, photographs from service, two of his hats, and ephemera.
Dates: 1936-2012

Abraham Zuckerman transcript

 Collection — Box: Single Folder Collections - 2009 Box, Folder: 09.0174 - Folder 1
Identifier: 02-09.0174
Scope and Contents This oral history interview transcript relates to Abraham Zuckerman who was a concentration camp survivor from Krakow, Poland during World War II and worked as a slave laborer for Oskar Schindler.
Dates: Event: 1939-1946; Record Keeping: Date acquired: 11/16/2009

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