Found 10 collections related to World War, 1939-1945

Sack, Alexander N. (Alexander Nahum), 1890-1955
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2662
1 box
Russian-born American lawyer and author. Alexander N. Sack's clippings of his published letters to the editor of The New York Times regarding neutrality, lend lease, freedom of the seas, war crimes, etc., 1940-1942, and related correspondence;... more
Heyman, Gertrude, 1878?-1958
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1393
1 linear foot (1 box)
Gertrude Amalia Heyman (1878?-1958) was a stenographer who served with the American Expeditionary Forces and the Jewish Welfare Board in France during World War I. She continued her career as a public stenographer and notary public in various U.S.... more
British Apprentice Club
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 397
9.10 linear feet (29 boxes)
The British Apprentice Club (BAC) was founded in 1921 by two American women, M. Moyca Newell and Katherine Mayo. The purpose of the club was to provide hospitality for cadets from the British merchant navy while their ships were berthed in the... more
Brown, Lawrence, 1893-1972
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc Micro R-3597
4.5 linear feet; l0 microfilm reels
Composer, pianist, arranger. Brown worked as Paul Robeson's accompanist for thirty-eight years. The Lawrence Brown papers encompass correspondence reflecting Brown's wide-ranging travels, and his friendships (mostly letters written by his friends... more
White, Elizabeth Wade, 1906-1994
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 5990
9.07 linear feet (22 boxes)
Elizabeth Wade White (1906-1994) was an author, self taught scholar, amateur poet, and activist. The Elizabeth Wade White papers document her passion for political action and the welfare of others, as well as the difficulties of coming to terms... more
Lawrence, Jerome, 1915-2004
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T Mss 1967-003
Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee, writers of stage, screen, television and radio were both born in Ohio. They met in New York where they were pursuing careers in broadcasting. Among the founding fathers of Armed Forces Radio, they created and... more
Kisseloff, Jeff
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6399
772 audio files
Jeff Kisseloff (1955 - ) is an American writer and oral historian. This collection (1986-2000) contains sound recordings of interviews Kisseloff conducted for his published and unpublished books and articles. Two books were published from these... more
McGill, Earle
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2014-120
1.3 linear feet (3 boxes)
Earle McGill (1897-1949) was an American radio producer and director best known for his work for Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS). The Earle McGill papers date from 1938 to 1945 and document his career as a radio director, author, and war... more
Roche, Emeline Clark, 1902-1995
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 1996-016
The Emeline Roche Collection (1815-1988) consists of the Emeline Roche Papers (1815-1988) and the Jane Cowl Papers (1884-1949). The collection came in two installments: first after 1950 from Emeline Roche, the rest after her death from her... more