World War, 1939-1945
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract The 12th General Hospital Collection is comprised of the papers of Michael L. Mason and James A. Conner, who served as part of Northwestern University's 12th General Hospital Unit stationed in North Africa and Italy during World War II.
Dates: 1916 - 1988; Majority of material found within 1942 - 1945
Abstract In September 1940, Dr. Friedrich Ernst Auhagen was arrested and called to testify before the Dies Commission in October regarding possible subversive Nazi activities. He was released, but kept under Justice Department surveillance until March 1941 when a federal grand jury issued an indictment against him for failing to register as a German agent. The articles, newspaper clippings and correspondence in the Friedrich Ernst Auhagen Collection were collected between 1939 and 1952 by Henry Pope, a...
Item — Box 9, Folder: 27, Item: 1
Scope and Contents From the File: This folder contains ephemera such as menus, souvenir guides, officers' club membership cards, etc.
Item — Box 9, Folder: 27, Item: 4
Abstract This book covers includes brief summaries of Swiss history, geography, government, its refugee policy, demographics, economics and other aspects of life in Switzerland.
Abstract The Records of World Wars I and II related to Northwestern University fill two archival boxes and span the years 1914 to 2005. The records are divided into WWI and WWII with the majority of the records relating to WWII. Records document both activities during the Wars and commemorative activities postwar and include information about both general programs and specific individuals.