Subject Source: Fast
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Calcutta Photograph collection
The collection consists of photographs of Calcutta, India in the early 1940s, a printed map of Calcutta and Howrah, twelve prints of scenes in India, and one informational clipping about Calcutta removed from the Christian Science Monitor (March 1, 1974).
Dates: approximately 1942-1945, 1974; Majority of material found within 1942-1945
Found in: Special Collections / Calcutta Photograph collection
Correspondance adressee a Berthe Schuster, marraine de guerre [Correspondence addressed to Berthe Schuster, war godmother]
Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151030118974]
Abstract Starting in the spring of 1915, during World War I, some women in unoccupied France volunteered for the role of "war godmothers," marraines de guerre. To provide the moral support these men, so-called "war orphans," could not receive from their families, women in unoccupied areas became their pen pals. Berthe Schuster was one of these war godmothers and lived during the war on 51 Malakoff Avenue in Paris. This collection includes 124 pieces of correspondence, including illustrated letters,...
Dates: 1912 - 1919
Franz Halder collection
Collection — 1: [Barcode: 31151030055564]
The collection consists of two copies of an unpublished manuscript entitled "Hitler and the German Soldier," one in typescript and one carbon copy, circa 1932-1945. Both volumes are illustrated with hand-drawn maps.
Dates: circa 1932-1945
Found in: Special Collections / Franz Halder collection
George B. Coale letters
Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31151030055580]
George B. Coale (1819-1887) was an insurance executive in Baltimore. This collection consists of ten letters to George B. Coale ranging in date from 1832 to 1881.
Dates: 1832, 1852, 1853, 1877, 1878, 1881
Found in: Special Collections / George B. Coale letters