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Macurda, Neal (Second World War correspondence and family papers collection)
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  • Conditions Governing Access
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  • Content Description
  • Conditions Governing Use

  • Contributing Institution: Center for American War Letters Archives
    Title: Neal Macurda Second World War correspondence and family papers collection
    Identifier/Call Number: 2017.625.w.r
    Physical Description: 1 Linear feet (9 folders, 1 box)
    Date (inclusive): 1747-2002
    Abstract: This collection contains a variety of materials ranging from 1700 and 1800 documents and correspondence from the First World War and Second World War. This collection also contains a Japanese flag and Japanese map, books, photographs, and newspaper clippings.
    Language of Material: English .
    Container: WWII 155
    Container: 1-5
    Container: 1-5
    Container: WWII 156
    Container: 1-3
    Container: 6-8

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Neal Macurda


    The collection is arranged in various folders. Correspondence is in chronological order. Documents are in chronological order. Newspapers are in chronological order.

    Preferred Citation

    [Item title / description; Box "n" / Folder "n"], Neal Macurda Second World War correspondence and family documents (2017.625.w.r), Center for American War Letters Archives, Chapman University, CA.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Content Description

    This collecton contains correspondence from Neal Macurda during the Second World War as well as postcards and unit photographs from the Macurda's father Edward during the First World War. Also included are one Japanese flag, newspaper clippings, and tin type photographs of Edward Macurda and others in the Macurda family.
    See deaccession note for materials donated to the Framingham History Center.

    Conditions Governing Use

    There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    World War (1939-1945) -- Philippines.
    World War (1939-1945) -- Japan
    World War (1939-1945) -- Pacific Area
    Correspondence -- World War, 1939-1945
    Correspondence -- American Civil War