E. Peter Street letters to Ann Henry

E. Peter Street letters to Ann Henry

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Street, E. Peter
Title: E. Peter Street letters to Ann Henry
Dates: 1940-1949
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms2231

Biographical/Historical Note

E. Peter Street of Great Britain was a Major with the Royal Engineers during World War II. He met Ann Henry of Macon, Georgia when touring the United States in 1939 as a member of the debate team of Exeter College, Oxford University.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of letters from E. Peter Street to Ann Henry that contain descriptions of the war and life in Britain with comments on social and political matters including Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, post war Europe, and Great Britain's presence in India.

Index Terms

Great Britain--Politics and government--1936-
World War, 1939-1945--Destruction and pillage--Great Britain.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

E. Peter Street letters to Ann Henry, ms2231, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

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