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World War, 1939-1945.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 36 Collections and/or Records:

Abe Sperling papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0078
Abstract This collection consists of papers and documents relating to Abe Sperling and his time at North High School in Minneapolis, as well as his time as a Major with the Burma Road Engineers.
Dates: 1896-1975

Alan Rich papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0027
Abstract This collection consists of correspondence with Alan Rich during World War II as well as photographs and various ephemera.
Dates: 1926-1994

Albino Zattoni papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC2896
Abstract Zattoni was an antifascist. His papers contain correspondence and newspaper clippings pertaining to his fighting in the Spanish Civil War and to his volunteer work during World War II, when he re-educated captured Italian soldiers. Also included is a file of correspondence referring to the Mazzini Society. 
Dates: 1930-1947

Amos S. Deinard papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0010
Abstract The Amos S. Deinard Papers reflects the life of this prominent Minneapolis lawyer, from family papers and newsclippings, to records from organizations he was deeply involved in such as the Minneapolis Federation for Jewish Services and the Minnesota Fair Employment Practices Commission, to a collection of pamphlets and publications documenting his interests in topics such as antisemitism and Zionism.
Dates: 1895-1986

Benjamin E. Youngdahl Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SW 211
Abstract The collection contains the personal and professional papers of noted public welfare administrator and social work educator, Benjamin E. Youngdahl. Personal correspondents include Harry Truman, Adlai Stevenson, Hubert Humphrey, and John F. Kennedy. Materials documenting Youngdahl's career in the academic and public sectors form the bulk of the collection.
Dates: 1916-1968; Majority of material found within ( 1940-1962)

Bureau of Veterans' Affairs papers

 Collection
Identifier: ua00560
Abstract Collection contains the papers of the Bureau of Veterans' Affairs at the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1944-1959

David and Genia Levi papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0077
Abstract This collection consists of the papers of David and Genia Levi, Holocaust survivors who immigrated to the United States in 1950, eventually settling in St. Paul, Minnesota. These papers mostly deal with the Levi's efforts for reparations from the German government.
Dates: 1946-1979

Displaced persons from Estonia records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3033
Abstract Collection consists of materials documenting life of Estonians in displaced persons camps in Germany. The records include correspondence, articles, reports, memoranda, bulletins, newsletters, lists, meeting minutes, regulations and instructions. Topics include Estonian schools, National Committees, Red Cross Committees and general life of DPs. Included are also ca. 51,000 cards containing biographical information on Estonian Displaced Persons after World War II. The cards are arranged in...
Dates: 1945-1950

Eesti Vabariigi Saadikud (Estonian Ambassadors) records

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3208
Abstract Newspaper clippings, lists of diplomatic corps.
Dates: undated

Engineering Bookstore papers

 Collection
Identifier: 568
Abstract Collection contains the papers of the Engineering Bookstore at the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1919-1957

Estonia-related materials (World War II) in the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) of the United States collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC3164
Abstract "Guides to German Records Microfilmed at Alexandria, Virginia", copies of material about the German occupation in Estonia during World War II.
Dates: 1961-1978

Frank and Arthur Eisenberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0007
Abstract This collection consists of correspondence and ephemera from father and son Frank and Arthur Eisenberg, members of a Jewish family living in Minneapolis who both served in the military during World War I and World War II respectively.
Dates: 1863-1948

Frank M. Rarig papers

 Collection
Identifier: ua-00772
Abstract Collection contains the papers of Frank Rarig, professor and chairman of the Department of Speech at the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1901-1966

Frederick Klaeber papers

 Collection
Identifier: ua-00741
Abstract This collection contains the papers of Frederick Klaeber, professor emeritus of English and comparative philology at the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1917; 1928-1956

George Hall McCune Papers

 Collection
Identifier: ua-00509
Abstract The collection contains the personal and professional papers of George Hall McCune, professor of social studies at the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1835-1967

Guy Stanton Ford papers

 Collection
Identifier: ua-00966
Abstract The collection contains the personal and professional papers of Guy Stanton Ford, professor of history and dean of the Graduate School, 1913-1938 and president of the University of Minnesota, 1938-1941.
Dates: 1885-1965

Gwen Rossler papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC3862
Abstract A copy of a bound typescript entitled TO AMERICA WITH A SHIPFUL OF WORLD WAR II REFUGEES: DIARY OF FALL 1950 by Gwen Rossler. Originally written in German, translated in March 1990 in Madison, Wisconsin, by Gwen Rossler. The diary covers the time between September 27 an October 24, 1950, and describes Gwen Rossler's journey from Camp Grohn near Vegesack in Germany via Bremerhaven and New Orleans to New York.
Dates: 1950

Harold C. Deutsch papers

 Collection
Identifier: 280
Abstract Collection contains the papers of Harold C. Deutsch, professor emeritus of history at the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1960

Institute of Technology papers

 Collection
Identifier: 912; 1106
Abstract Collection contains the papers of the Institute of Technology at the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1933-1945; 1954-1961

Jerry Weinberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0141
Abstract This collection consists of personal and military materials from Jerry Weinberg as well as materials and memorabilia from the Weinberg Hardware Store in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
Dates: 1919-2004

Jewish Community Relations Council / Anti-Defamation League Holocaust Oral History project records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0076
Abstract This collection consists of taped oral histories and transcripts from Minnesota Holocaust survivors and liberators, a project funded by the Jewish Community Relations Council/Anti-Defamation League, which resulted in the publication Witnesses to the Holocaust: an oral history by Rhoda G. Lewin.
Dates: 1945-2000

Leonard (Butch) Levy papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0022
Abstract Leonard "Butch" Levy was a Jewish athlete from Minneapolis involved in wrestling and football at the University of Minnesota before going on to play professional football in the 1940s; his papers document his family in Minneapolis, his time as a student athlete, his service in the United States Navy during World War II, and his time playing football for the NFL Cleveland Rams and the AAFC Los Angeles Dons.
Dates: 1936-1994; Majority of material found within 1941-1946

Metsavennad (Forest Brothers) collection

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC3224
Abstract Karl Talpak's memoirs, newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1941-1976

Michael and Nadia Karkoc papers

 Collection
Identifier: IHRC1182
Abstract The Michael and Nadia Karkoc Papers consist of 26 notebooks of correspondence (USA, Canada, Europe, Ukraine); memoirs, additional correspondence, minutes and documents of Ukrainian political and community organizations and publishers (in USA and Europe); articles published in various Ukrainian newspapers pertaining to events in the Ukrainian American community and Ukraine (in particular the Orange Revolution); material pertaining to Ukrainian churches in the Twin Cities; and photographs.
Dates: 1940-2005

Mieczyslaw Friedel papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC746
Abstract Papers (n.d.) of journalist Mieczyslaw Friedel consist of a photocopy of his manuscript entitled "Unbookish and Undivulged Story About World War II". The manuscript consists of newspaper clippings of a diary he wrote for the Polish-American Daily "Kuryer Poliski (Milwaukee, Wis.).
Dates: n.d.

Molly Ehrlich Tyler collection on Jewish women's service during World War II

 Collection
Identifier: umja0018
Abstract This collection consists of research conducted and materials collected by Molly Ehrlich Tyler to identify information regarding Jewish women in the Upper Midwest who served in the armed forces during World War II.
Dates: 1941-2006

Nina Samuels papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0166
Abstract This collection consists of various documents collected by Nina Samuels.
Dates: 1944-1973

Office of the Dean of Students papers

 Collection
Identifier: ua-00994
Abstract Collection contains the papers of Deans Nicholson and Williamson during their tenure in the Office of the Dean of Students at the University of Minnesota.
Dates: 1904-1968

Office of the Vice President for Academic Administration papers

 Collection
Identifier: ua-00842-00843
Abstract Collection contains the papers of the Office of the Vice President for Academic Administration at the University of Minnesota. They cover the vice presidency of Malcolm M. Willey (1943-1963) as well as his tenure as University dean and assistant to the president (1934-1943).
Dates: 1932-1963