Winifred Thomas Smith papers

Winifred Thomas Smith papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Smith, Winifred Thomas
Title: Winifred Thomas Smith papers
Dates: 1942-1945
Quantity: 1.6 Linear feet (4 document boxes)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers of Winifred Thomas Smith from 1942-1945. The papers document Smith's service in the American Red Cross during World War II and include mostly scrapbooks of photographs and memorabilia relating mostly 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 (1944-1945) from Charles Bogner and v-mail from Smith to her mother.
Coll. Number: ms2373

Biographical/Historical Note

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


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


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--War work.
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

Winifred Thomas Smith papers. MS 2373. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Business Cards
 
2Certificates
 
3Christmas Carol Book
 
4Clippings, 1940s
 
5Date Book/Diary, 1942/1944 & 45
 
6Empty Envelope
 
7Guest Cards
 
8Invitations
 
9Lists
 
10Membership cards
 
11Menus
 
12Newsletters, etc.
 
13Newspaper Cartoons
 
14Notes
 
15Pictures
 
16Portraits
 
17Postcards, etc.
 
18Printed material, misc.
 
19Programs
 
20Ration cards, etc.
 
21Red Cross & Military Papers
 
22Stationary
 
23Writings
 
24Writings by Albert C. Bacon
 
BoxFolder
21Letters, 1940s - No date
 
2Letters, 1941-42
 
3Letters, 1943-44
 
4Letters, 1945
 
5Letters, 1946-53
 
6Letters, No date
 
7Letters (Charles Bogner), 1944
 
8Letters (Charles Bogner), 1945 Jan.- Feb.
 
9Letters (Charles Bogner), 1945 Mar.- 1946 Mar.
 
BoxFolder
31-34Photo Album, 1941-45
 
3Photo Album, 1941-45
 
35Photo Album, 1931-45
 
36Photo Album, 1944-47
 
BoxFolder
41-34Photo Album, 1944-47
 
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
 
36Mud, Mules, and Mountains by Bill Mauldin
 
37Date Book, 1945
 
38 Up Front. Text and pictures by Bill Mauldin