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Memory in literature.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Paul and Leonard Gordy collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 15.0031
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of published material, newspaper clippings, interviews, and published unit histories, collected by the Gordy brothers about their wartime experience. Both brothers served in the U.S. Army Air Corps and as POWs in German camps.

Dates: 1946-2012; Other: Date acquired: 07/23/2015; Other: Date accessioned: 2020-06-08

Melvin R. Bielawski Collection

 Collection — Single Folder Collections - 1998 Box 18 (98.0450-98.0479), Folder: 98.0462
Identifier: 98.0462
Scope and Contents The collection includes a variety of media from Germany, including postcards, magazines for GIs stationed in Germany, photographs, and The Corner. The Corner is a manuscript (likely a historical fiction novel) about a group of men in a Polish Catholic community in Toledo, Ohio. The story follows a group of young men who often spent time on a corner, gambling or socializing, from the 1930s through their wartime experiences up to the post war period. The manuscript appears to demonstrate the cultural enclaves in American cities and how that changed during the Second World War. The time period of the collection is mostly...
Dates: Created: 1930-2008; Other: Date acquired: 05/12/1998