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Roger T. Krupp Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-266
Scope and Contents Network radio and TV announcer for more than 40 years, Krupp worked for all of "The Big Three," ABC, CBS and NBC, as well as a contract announcer for many weekly radio shows. He was stationed at Schofield Barracks Post Broadcasting System as manager of the station, and interrupted a regularly scheduled program one minute after receiving a news flash from Associated Press bulletin announcing the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. A man of many interests, Krupp showed talent as an artist, a...
Dates: 1933-1978

Sherwin Lipman Football Memorabilia

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Identifier: SC-MS-325
Scope and Contents This collection contains football memorabilia, World War II memorabilia, and veteran documents. Included are game day programs from Army football games Sherwin Lipman played during World War II, as well as game day programs from football games Lipman played in the American Association immediately after World War II. The programs are dated from 1945 to 1946. The football memorabilia series also includes newspaper clippings and articles written about games Lipman was a part of during his...
Dates: 1939-2011

Stanley Rehder Papers

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Identifier: SC-MS-373
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers and audiovisual materials relating to Stanley Rehder's World War II experience and work as a Venus flytrap enthusiast. The World War II series of this collection includes newspaper clippings and research pertaining to the 1944 Christmas Eve sinking of the S.S. Leopoldville. Rehder was a lieutenant aboard the ship at the time, and this collection includes the writings Rehder created to memorialize the event as well as documents of Rehder's veteran organization....
Dates: 1946-2012

The Camera Shop Records

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Identifier: SC-MS-293
Scope and Contents This collection contains records from The Camera Shop, a business that operated at Front and Grace Street in Wilmington, N.C. for seventy-two years. Materials include personal, business, and supply correspondence, customer and supplier invoices, advertising correspondence and invoices, job applications, property paperwork, and mail solicitations from 1942-1957. Of note in this collection is correspondence between The Camera Shop and suppliers during World War II, at which time The Camera...
Dates: 1942-1957

The Lee W. Weaver Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-225
Scope and Contents

This collection contains memorabilia from the European Front of World War II collected by Sgt. Weaver during his service overseas, including memorandums, Special Orders, certificates, photographs correspondence, and postcards.

Dates: 1937-1994; Majority of material found within 1941-1945

Theis World War II Photographs

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Identifier: SC-MS-308
Scope and Contents

Contains United States Marine Corps photographs from World War II documenting United States involvement in the pacific. Primarily includes photographs of various Japanese cities in the aftermath of the atomic bombs, Marine Corp occupation of pacific islands, and the War Criminal Tribunal of the Far East.

Dates: 1942-1945

U.S. Military Ships, Bases, and Operations Photographs and Plans

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Identifier: SC-MS-071
Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs and plans that span thirty-one years of U.S. military history at sea. Of note in the collection are twenty-one photos of Japanese bombing and aftermath of Pearl Harbor.

Dates: 1932-1963

USO Club, Jacksonville NC Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-195
Scope and Contents This collection specifically deals with nearly sixty years of operations with the United Service Organization (USO) in  Jacksonville, NC, including information on the post-WWII era segregated USO.  Materials on national and international USO operations from the WWII era to the 1980s are also among the collection.Material consists of numerous photographs, publications, newspapers, operations and budget reports, council meeting minutes, correspondence, newsletters, event press,...
Dates: 1913-2011

Van Eeden Settlement

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Identifier: SC-MS-121
Scope and Contents

This manuscript contains information regarding Van Eeden. Much of the manuscript contains correspondence between Alvin Johnson and the settlers, revealing the working and social conditions of Van Eeden at that time. Also included are daily journal entries by Sarnia Marquand, Alvin Johnson's secretary, providing a view other than that of the settlers.

Dates: 1938-1988

Virginia Harriss Holland World War II Memorabilia

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Identifier: SC-MS-312
Scope and Contents This collection contains personal correspondence and ration paperwork from Lt. Commander David S. Harriss's service in the United States Navy from 1942-1945. The rations are for non-highway gasoline and include two gasoline ration coupons, a mileage rationing record, and a basic mileage ration coupon book. This collection also includes an Alcoholic Beverage Control Sales Permit made out to Elizabeth H. Harriss and a letter regarding a "change of duty" to David Harriss from the Bureau of...
Dates: 1942-1945

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Burney, John Jay, Jr., 1924-2010 1
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Clinton, Bill, 1946- 1
Dukes, Bennie Edward, 1948-2001 1
Dukes, Judson Leon, 1922-2004 1
Dukes, Judson Leon, Jr., Dr., 1945-2010 1
Dukes, Mary Smith, 1926-1990 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
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Holliday, Austin Joseph, 1896-1961 1
Jones, Carroll Robbins, 1934- 1
Jones, Viola Murrell 1
Kiker, George Franklin, 1925-1987 1
Lipman, Sherwin H., 1922-2014 1
MacRae, Hugh, 1865-1951 1
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Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Company 1
North Carolina State Ports Authority 1
O'Meara Robbins, Mary Patricia, 1911-1988 1
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Randall, William M. (William Madison), 1899-1984 1
Rehder family 1
Rehder, Henry Burbank, 1911-2004 1
Rehder, Johanna Elizabeth, 1899-1964 1
Rehder, Katherine Engelhard, 1903-1964 1
Robbins family 1
Rorison, John C. (John Chadbourn), 1894-1970 1
Schloss Linderhof (Ettal, Germany) 1
Thomas, Cornelius (Neal) Dickinson, 1920-2005 1
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University of North Carolina, Wilmington 1
Wallace, George C. (George Corley), 1919-1998 1
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