Finding Aid for the Collection of Material about World War II, 1939-1948

Processed by Manuscripts Division staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Collection of Material about World War II, 1939-1948

Collection number: 502

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Manuscripts Division staff
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, October 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Collection of Material about World War II,
Date (inclusive): 1939-1948
Collection number: 502
Extent: 19 boxes (9.5 linear ft.) 4 oversize boxes
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.
PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Collection of Material about World War II (Collection 502). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of documents, correspondence, proclamations, pamphlets, books, objects, war posters, flags, signs, ration books, and miscellaneous papers.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
World War, 1939-1945--Archival resources.


Container List

 

World War II Collection. v.p., v.d.

Physical Description: (19 boxes and 4 packages)

Scope and Content Note

A collection of documents, correspondence, proclamations, pamphlets, books, objects, and miscellaneous papers relating to the military and civilian events in Europe and the United States, 1939-1946. Included are materials relating to the German occupation of France, German propaganda, U.S. military government in Italy, 1944-46, war posters, flags, signs, and ration books.