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World War II Newspapers

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-059

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two World War II newspapers: The Tribune, Manila, Philippines, Wednesday, December 9, 1942 (Year XVIII, Number 253) [6 pages] and the Cockatoo News Summary, 6th Infantry Division—The Philippines, Wednesday, May 9, 1945 (Volume 2, Number 116) [2 pages].

The Tribune was an English-language daily newspaper printed in the Commonwealth of the Philippines from 1930 to 1945. This issue reports the War news with emphasis on Japan and its victory over the Americans. The Cockatoo News Summary reports the official announcement of Germany’s unconditional surrender.

Dates

  • 1942-1945

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Copyright Statement

Copyright retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Extent

1.00 Folder (Contains 1 map case folder)

Language

English

Arrangement

Chronological

Acquisition Information

This collection was donated by Claude Blanton on August 23, 1988.
Title
World War II Newspapers
Status
Completed
Author
Lana Donaldson Taylor
Date
1989 April 20
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Randall Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:

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