Scope and Content ï· Item List ï· Catalogue entry (UBC Library catalogue) Collection Description Armed Forces at UBC Oral History Project collection. â 1973. 13 cm of textual records. 27 audio reels. Administrative History It appears that the Armed Forces at UBC oral history project was developed at the University of British Columbia in conjunction with the Aural History Institute in Victoria to document the history of military training on campus. Interviews were conducted by Allen Specht du ...
The Armed Forces Radio Service collection of broadcast recordings consists of electrical transcription discs that the AFRS distributed for broadcast. The substantial portion of the collection consists of concert recordings of the Boston Symphony, NBC Symphony, New York Philharmonic, and other groups, from 1943 through 1945. Also included are selected episodes of a wide variety of other AFRS offerings, such as Globe theater, Mail call, Command performance, Yarns for Yanks, Words with music, and Music from America.
Papers of a woman army officer, containing information about women in the Army in World War II and during the post-war period. Included are Women's Army Auxiliary Corps and Women's Army Corps photographs; material on Army public relations and the home front in WWII; uniforms; mission statements; humor; Armed Forces Radio scripts; WAC life and recreation, 1945-48; rehabilitation of war disabled and returned POW's 1946-48 at Oliver General Hospital in Georgia (Medical Corps)
Smithsonian Institution - National Museum of American History
Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 2: Armed Forces contains circa 3,400 pieces of sheet music and song folios documenting the military history of the United States; there are only a handful of foreign imprints. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.
At far left Patricia Talamantes. Others in the group are Sgt. Phyllis Niebel, US Army; Lt. Robin Quigley, US Navy; Airman 2C Bobbie Knight, US Airforce and Sgt. Bette Wdowiak, US Woman Marines. For more information, see Petaluma Argus-Courier (Petaluma, California) Aug. 12, 1960
Hagley Museum and Library - Manuscripts and Archives Department
The Color Association of the United States (CAUS) was organized on February 19, 1915 as the Textile Color Card Association (TCCA) for the purpose of standardizing colors for the textile trade. Their records include minutes; reports; staff and membership files; publications; advertisements; cloth samples; seasonal bulletins; and color cards. Color standardization services for the government and various industries are documented as well.
Minutes, reports, directives, etc., of the United States Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services, as well as biographies and photographs of women in the armed services, recruiting literature, etc.
Stanford University - Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Scope and Content of Collection The collection documents the activities of the Polish Armed Forces with a notable amount of materials focusing on the Armies’ activities in the Soviet Union. The collection is composed of correspondence, telegrams, memoranda, bulletins, reports, military orders and instructions, personnel rosters, lists, charts, photographs, and maps relating to the Polish Army in the East and in the Soviet Union, including the description of conditions and events in the Soviet Union. The collection provides details on the Polish civil and military personnel in the Soviet Union. It includes information on relations of the Polish Armed forces in the Soviet Union with the Soviet military command, and operations of various branches of the Polish Armed Forces in Eastern Europe and the Middle East.