Winifred Thomas Smith papers

Winifred Thomas Smith papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Smith, Winifred Thomas
Title: Winifred Thomas Smith papers
Dates: 1942-1953
Quantity: 2.0 Linear feet 4 boxes
Coll. Number: ms2373

Biographical/Historical Note

Winifred Thomas Smith was an American Red Cross Field Director (social worker) attached to the 106th Station Hospital during World War II.


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of correspondence, scrapbooks of photographs, and memorabilia relating to her duty in North Africa, Algeria, and Italy. The photographs depict local points of interest, the aftermath of battle, fellow Red Cross workers, and members of the American forces. The collection also includes correspondence from Charles Bogner and v-mail from Smith to her mother.


Index Terms

American Red Cross.
Bogner, Charles
Women in war--United States.
World War, 1939-1945--Africa.
World War, 1939-1945--Algeria.
World War, 1939-1945--Italy.
World War, 1939-1945--Women.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Winifred Thomas Smith papers, ms2373, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Business Cards
 
2Certificates
 
3Christmas Carol Book
 
4Clippings, 1940-1949
 
5Date Book/Diary, 1942-1945
 
6Empty Envelope
 
7Guest Cards
 
8Invitations
 
9Lists
 
10Membership cards
 
11Menus
 
12Newsletters
 
13Newspaper Cartoons
 
14Notes
 
15Photographs
 
16Portraits
 
17Postcards
 
18Printed material
 
19Programs
 
20Ration cards, miscellaneous
 
21Red Cross & Military Papers
 
22Stationary
 
23Writings
 
24Writings by Albert C. Bacon
 
BoxFolder
21-6Correspondence, 1940-1953
 
7-9Letters - Charles Bogner, 1944-1946
 
BoxFolder
31-34Photo Album, 1941-1945
 
3Photo Album, 1941-1945
 
35Photo Album, 1931-1945
 
36Photo Album, 1944-1947
 
BoxFolder
41-34Photo Album, 1944-1947
 
35Puptent Poets of the Stars and Stripes Mediterranean compiled by CPL. Charles A. Hogan & CPL. John Welsh, III. Illustrated by SGT. Stanley Meltzoff. Edited by LT. Ed Hill, 1945
 
36 Mud, Mules, and Mountains by Bill Mauldin
 
37Date Book, 1945
 
38 Up Front - text and pictures by Bill Mauldin