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Donald D. Howard collection 1944-1946

Howard, Donald D., (creator.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L076 (Text) 00000106296544 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.3 Cubic feet 1 manuscript box

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed by Brent Abercrombie during July 2011. EAD finding aid completed by Bethany Fiechter on 2018/04/06.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
The collection contains World War II letters of Howard to his parents, Louise and George Howard (Evansville, IN), written from the South Pacific, Okinawa, China, Korea, the Philippines, California, and Ft. Benjamin Harrison. The collection also includes correspondence from the Howard's daughters Marilyn, a student at Indiana University, and Mrs. R.C. Datzman, a medical technician and wife of physician in Detroit and Carlysle, PA, during the same time period.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Donald D. Howard collection, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Donald D. Howard served in the U.S. Navy, including service in the 4th Joint Assault Signal Company during World War II. From Evansville, IN, Howard served in the South Pacific with duty at Okinawa, Korea, China, and the Philippines.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Louise Howard.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Datzman, Mariruth.
Datzman, R. C. (Richard Carroll), 1921-
Howard, George.
Howard, Marilyn.
Indiana University.
United States. Navy.
California > History > World War, 1939-1945.
China > History > 1937-1945.
College students > Indiana > Correspondence.
Japan > History > 1926-1945.
Korea > History > Japanese occupation, 1910-1945.
Medical technologists > Michigan > Correspondence.
Medical technologists > Pennsylvania > Correspondence.
Military bases > Indiana.
Evansville (Ind.)
Carlisle (Pa.)
Detroit (Mich.)
Oceania > History > World War, 1939-1945.
Okinawa Island (Japan) > History > World War, 1939-1945.
Pacific Area > History > World War, 1939-1945.
Philippines > History > Japanese occupation, 1942-1945.
Sailors > United States > Correspondence.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945 > Naval operations, American.

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