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William Meriwether Furlow, Jr. collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.18.0003
Scope and Contents

This collection relates to Lieutenant William Meriwether Furlow, Jr. who served with the U.S. Navy during World War II on the U.S.S. Bunker Hill (CV-17) aircraft carrier in the Pacific Theater. The collection includes U.S. Navy uniform items which belonged to Furlow, Jr.

Dates: 1944-1945; Date acquired: 02/21/2018

William O. Oldson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 02.97.0011
Scope and Contents

This collection containes numerous publications primarily relating to the experience of American troops in Europe in WW2. Numerous sources relate to the liberation of the concentration camps by American troops and the Holocaust in general.

Dates: 1940-2010; Majority of material found in 1940-1945; Date acquired: 11/09/1999

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: 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: 1946-2001; Date acquired: 07/18/2009

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: 1946-2001; 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: 1933-1946; Majority of material found in 1941; Date acquired: 04/12/2005

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: 1933-1946; Majority of material found in 1941; Date acquired: 04/12/2005

William Rios Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SPC5015
Scope and Contents

This collection contains information from the political perspective of Puerto Rico starting in the late 19th Century, briefly when it was still a Spanish territory but later an American territory. While mostly being articles, it also details what the economic, political, and health factors were on the island with additional articles on how U.S. politics were represented and perceived, such as when John F. Kennedy became president.

Dates: 1895-1984

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: Date acquired: 08/00/1996

William Rosenblatt Photography Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SPC00020
Scope and Contents

William Rosenblatt Collection contains black and white photographs taken by the United States Army Signal Corps during World War II. Most of the photographs depict various members of the United States Army and relief organization workers in France and Belgium. The collection also contains some personal photographs of William Rosenblatt in Paris during that time and some postcards from Laval and Verdun France.

Dates: 1944-1945; Majority of material found in 1944

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 ...
Dates: 1973-1975; 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: 1953-1956; Date acquired: 03/03/2009

William Straight Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SPC6040
Scope and Contents The Dr. William Straight Collection held in the Special Collections and University Archives Department at Florida International University is an extremely fascinating and well researched collection that contains an extensive history of the first and founding doctors in Miami beginning in the late 1800's. This collection was the personal research of his collection is the result of years of comprehensive research about individuals, organizations, and topics such as James M. Jackson, Jackson...
Dates: 1763-1992

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: 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; 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: 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; Date accessioned: 2020-01-21

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...
Dates: 1943-1945; Majority of material found in 1945; Date acquired: 03/16/2009

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...
Dates: 1943-1945; Majority of material found in 1945; Date acquired: 03/16/2009

Willis Pittman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 10.0053
Dates: 1940-1946; Date accessioned: 2010-07-27

Wilma P. Miller FAU Athletics' Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: UA00016
Scope and Contents

This collection dates from 1988, the inaugural year for basketball at Florida Atlantic University, to 2010. Included in this collection are game day programs, media guides, posters, basketball ephemera as well as other FAU ephemera.

Dates: 1988-2010; Date acquired: 11/15/2010

Wilma Walker Autobiography

 Collection — Container: M94-1
Identifier: M94-1
Abstract Autobiography by Wilma Walker, "I remember Providence." Recounts the author's childhood at her home, Providence, in the community of Sandhills, near the St. Marys River, in Nassau County, Fla. Covers the period up to World War I with some information on the author's family history prior to her birth. Describes the social life of a rural, farming area with emphasis on activities seen from a child's perspective. Includes some material on nearby places such as Hilliard and Jacksonville....
Dates: 1904-1917; Date acquired: 00/00/1994

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...
Dates: 1944-1946; Date acquired: 05/02/2014

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...
Dates: 1944-1946; 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: 1967; 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; Date acquired: 09/24/2001

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; 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; Majority of material found within 1940-1946

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; Majority of material found within 1940-1946

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