Inventory of the Pauline Jordan Rankin memorabilia

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Title: Pauline Jordan Rankin memorabilia
Date (inclusive): 1917-1945
Collection Number: 70046
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 oversize box, 1 cubic foot box, memorabilia (0.5 Linear Feet)
Abstract: French helmet, German belt buckle, pin, cigarette lighter, and five decorations (medals, ribbons, and citation) given to P. J. Rankin by the French War Ministry in 1917. Includes two American posters from World War II.
Creator: Rankin, Pauline Jordan
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives

Access

Box 2 restricted; use copies located in Box 1. The remainder of the collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least two business days in advance of intended use.

Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 1970.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Pauline Jordan Rankin memorabilia, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

Biographical Note

American Ambulance Service worker in France and relief worker in Romania and the Near East during World War I.

Scope and Content of Collection

French helmet, German belt buckle, pin, cigarette lighter, and five decorations (medals, ribbons, and citation) given to P. J. Rankin by the French War Ministry in 1917. Includes two American posters from World War II.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

World War, 1914-1918 -- Miscellanea
World War, 1939-1945 -- Miscellanea

box 1

American posters from World War II

box 1

Pin, cigarette lighter, and five decorations (medals, ribbons, and citation)

box 1

French helmet (use copies only)

Access

Original located in Box 2 restricted; use copies available in Box 1.
memorabilia_cabinet cabinet

German belt buckle from WWI