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Title Papers
Collection Manuscripts
Object Name Correspondence
Date 1942
Year Range From 1942
Year Range To 1955
Other Number MSS 330
Description Letters written to parents, friends, faculty and staff of Western Kentucky University by students during their service in World War II. Includes some press releases, newspaper articles, photos. Also includes a history and travel log of the U.S.S. Stevens.
Subjects Military life
Military training
Money
Poetry
Religious services
Ships
Women
World War II, 1939-1945
Travel
People Allen, Crutcher
Baker, Marvin
Beebe, Alonzo
Blakey, Louise Becker, 1875-1966
Blakey, Lula
Boston, Joffre H.
Bowling, Joseph H.
Bratcher, Waldemar
Brown, Hewell S.
Bryant, Clarence O.
Buck, Maxine (Wilkey)
Buckner, Simon Bolivar, Jr., 1886-1945
Carver, Lester G.
Chapman, Walter
Forsythe, Belmont, 1920-2005
Gray, Geraldine
Helm, John Blakey, 1889-1979
Hoffman, Katherine (Sullivan), d. 1951
Holbrook, Charles Truitt
Leichhardt, Maxwell Mitchell, b. 1923
Link, Mary Louise (Bogert)
McLean, Mattie M., 1882-1954
Roper, Beth M.
Rowlison, John
Saunders, Ruth
Sleadd, William B.
Smith, Ethleen
Stansbury, Edgar B., 1906-2009
Stuart, Byron M.
Temple, Alvis Howard, 1904-1992
Thomas, Rena A.
Young, Ruby L.
Search Terms Pacific Ocean Area
U.S.S. Stevens
New Guinea
Japan
Philippines
Great Britain
Finding Aids For finding aid click here - http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/dlsc_mss_fin_aid/1456/
Catalog Number 2010.27.69
Dates of Creation 1942-1945
Caption MSS 330, F3, item 5
Extent 1/2 box. 13 folders. 154 items. Originals.
Number of Images 1