Stars and Stripes newspaper

Stars and Stripes newspaper

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Stars and Stripes newspaper
Dates: 1943
Quantity: 1.0 Linear feet (1 document box)
Abstract:Collection consists of seven issues of the Stars and Stripes newspaper during World War II. The subject matter concerns war news.
Coll. Number: ms3519.TEMP

Biographical/Historical Note

Howard Edsel Benson (b. 1918) was chairman of Benson's Bakery Inc. in Athens, GA. He has also served as vice chair, treasurer and fundraising chair of the University of Georgia Foundation, and taught a business class in the management school for 15 years. Actively locally, he was a member of the Athens Rotary Club. An alum of UGA, Benson can be found in the Pandora yearbook of 1942.

The Stars and Stripes newspaper provides independent news and information to the U.S. military community.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Stars and Stripes newspaper, ms3519, Hargrett Rare Books and Manuscripts Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Stars and Stripes Volume 1, Number 5, January 6, 1943
2Stars and Stripes Volume 1, Number 14, March 12, 1943
3Stars and Stripes Volume 1, Number 23, May 15, 1943
4Stars and Stripes Volume 1, Number 40, September 11, 1943
5Stars and Stripes Volume 1, Number 41, September 18, 1943
6Stars and Stripes Volume 1, Number 42, September 25, 1943
7Stars and Stripes Volume 3, Number 109, March 10, 1943