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  • Contributing Institution: Center for American War Letters Archives
    Title: Myrtle Tracy Second World War correspondence
    source: Culver, Ann
    source: Culver, Doug
    Identifier/Call Number: 2014.045.w.r
    Identifier/Call Number: 171
    Physical Description: 0.07 Linear Feet (4 folders)
    Date (inclusive): 1943 March 25 - 1944 February 24
    Abstract: This collection contains correspondence from three soldiers to Myrtle Tracy during the Second World War Two.
    Language of Material: English .
    Container: WWII 2
    Container: 3-6
    Container: 1-4

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Ann & Doug Culver


    This collection is arranged chronologically.

    Preferred Citation

    [Item title / description; Box "n" / Folder "n"], Myrtle Tracy Second World War correspondence (2014.045.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.

    Scope and Contents

    This collection contains thirteen correspondence written to Myrtle Tracy from three soldiers during the Second World War: eight from James B. Carter, one from Ben H. Julian and four from Robert Niklaus. This collection also contains sheets of supplementary military information on James B. Carter and Robert Niklaus.
    Of particular interest are James B. Carter's letters discussing Myrtle's desire to marry before Carter left for the war.
    Also of interest are Christmas and New Year's cards, sent through V-mail, by Robert Niklaus to Myrtle Tracy.

    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. For further copyright information, please contact the archivist.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    World War (1939-1945)
    Correspondence -- World War, 1939-1945
    Carter, James B.
    Julian, Ben H.
    Culver, Ann
    Niklaus, Robert
    Tracy, Myrtle
    Culver, Doug