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Finding aid for the Harold Martinez correspondence 6074
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  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Acquisition
  • Scope and Content
  • Preferred Citation

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Title: Harold Martinez correspondence
    creator: Martinez, Harold
    Identifier/Call Number: 6074
    Physical Description: 0.42 Linear Feet 1 box
    Date (inclusive): 1944 June-1946 March
    Abstract: 26 letters written by Mexican-American solider Harold Martinez between June 1944 nd March 1946 while serving in the military during World War II. Addressed to his brother George, also in the army, and his mother, the letters begin when Harold was serving as a tank driver at Fort Knox. A few of the letters are stamped by the Army censor. Martinez was born in Arizona in 1925. He enlisted in the US Army Air Corps at Fort MacArthur in San Pedro, California, on March 1, 1944.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access.

    Acquisition

    Purchased from The Bookshop, April 21, 2104.

    Scope and Content

    26 letters written by Mexican-American solider Harold Martinez between June 1944 nd March 1946 while serving in the military during World War II. Addressed to his brother George, also in the army, and his mother, the letters begin when Harold was serving as a tank driver at Fort Knox. A few of the letters are stamped by the Army censor.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder no. or item name], Harold Martinez correspondence, Collection no. 6074, [Repository], Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives
    Soldiers -- United States -- 20th century -- Archival resources
    Correspondence
    Martinez, Harold -- Archives
    Martinez, Harold