World War II artifacts

World War II artifacts

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: World War II artifacts
Dates: 1939-1945
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet Miscellaneous
Abstract:The collection consists of approximately 20 medals and ribbons, and two propaganda booklets, mostly German from World War II.
Coll. Number: ms2399

Biographical/Historical Note

World War II, also called Second World War (1939–45) International conflict principally between the Axis Powers—Germany, Italy, and Japan—and the Allied Powers—France, Britain, the U.S., the Soviet Union, and China. --- World War II, The New Georgia Encylopedia. (http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/648813/World-War-III


Index Terms

Medals--Germany.
Medals.
Pamphlets.
Propaganda--Germany.
Propaganda.
World War, 1939-1945--Medals.
World War, 1939-1945--Propaganda.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

World War II artifacts. MS 2399. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Related Material

Related materials available in the following collections of this repository: W. Campbell Goode World War II Collection, 1940-1945; 456th Antiaircraft Artillery Automatic Weapons Battalion Collection.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxItem
11World War II Medals and Coins