World War, 1939-1945
Found in 28 Collections and/or Records:
1st Infantry Division periodicals and reports
American Legion Delaware Post 19 records
This collection includes correspondence, directories, financial records, governing documents, handbooks, manuals, minutes, membership records, newsletters, newspaper clippings, photographs, programs, reports, scrapbooks and other material created and collected by the American Legion Delaware Post 19 in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1919 to 1978 regarding the activities, administration, history, initiatives, and meetings of the local, state, and national branches of the American Legion.
American Red Cross, Muncie Area Chapter records and photographs
Benjamin V. Cohen papers
This collection includes articles and clippings about Mr. Cohen, biographical material and copies of some of his speeches.
Charles Andrews military records and memoir
This collection includes Charles Andrews' Military Record and Report of Separation (1947) and chapter 4 of his memoir, entitled "Combat: Our First Combat Missions".
Charles Dyas diary
This collection includes the photocopied diary of Charles Dyas from 1944. It details the flights missions that he participated in across Europe during World War II.
Delight Bobilya diary collection
This collection contains the diary of Delight Bobilya (Wier) kept from August 31 1940-August 30, 1945 during which time she was an undergrad at Ball State University. The diary details information about her life, relationships, and the effect of World War II on student life. Three versions of the diary are kept in the collection including the original, and a typed and bound version transcription created by Delight's daughter, Rebecca Wier Lock, in both physical and digital versions.
Dr. Richard Wires Nazi collection
This collection includes original and copies of Nazi publications, manuscript materials related to Josef Mengele, the Katyn Massacre and general Nazi history, currency, Nazi pins, and photographs realted to Germany, Nazi soldiers and Italian Renaissance artwork.
Edward Zetterberg papers
This collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, articles, notes, student field trip reports, photographic materials, blueprints, and other materials from Edward Zetterberg and his family in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1918 to 2004 regarding Zetterberg's teaching career, his service during World War I and World War II, and Zetterberg's personal interests.
Jakob Oster family papers
This collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, brochures, and programs from Jakob Oster and his family in the United States and Germany ranging from 1929 to 1950.
John R. Emens papers
This collection includes the papers and speeches of Ball State University President John R. Emens.
Joseph M. Fisher scrapbook and photographs
Leonard Archibald Haines papers and photographs
Patricia Taylor newspaper clippings and photographs
This collection contains newspaper clippings and publications, as well as handwritten notes, collected by local area resident Patricia Taylor, relating to events, people and activities in east central Indiana, Ball State University, wars, history and presidents.
See also PSC 243 for photographs.
Ralph W. Noyer administrative papers
This collection includes faculty files, course files, department files, CAA-WTS files, and subject files from Ralph W. Noyer, dean of the Ball State Teachers College in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1928 to 1959 regarding Dr. Noyer's administration at Ball State.
Ralph Whitinger scrapbook
This collection includes a scrapbook compiled by Ralph Whitinger featuring news clippings describing the local efforts of the Delaware County United War and Community Fund campaign in the immediate aftermath of World War II. Ralph Whitinger served as the chairman of the campaign where his respected standing with the local business community and strong background in finance to boost the campaigns donation efforts.
Richard C. Kellogg flight navigation logs
This collection includes flight navigation logs from Richard C. Kellogg during World War II from February to April 1945.
Richard Dzwigalski papers
This collection includes photocopies of cards, cartoons, certificates, photographs and the military records of Richard Dzwigalski, member of the 376th Heavy Bombardment Group, during World War II (1944-1945).
Richard W. Ulbrich papers and photographs
This collection includes military documents from 1939 to 1989. It also contains engineering projects, correspondence, original literature, newspaper clippings, general World War II documents, books on the history of the 376th Bombardment Group and military photographs.
Rosa Veal papers
S. E. Arvin and Sons Records Collection
Series 3: Digital files, 2018
Three oral history interviews of local United States veterans about their lives and experiences in the armed forces, covering World War II and the Iraq War.
Sharley B. DeMotte scrapbooks
This collection includes scrapbooks from Sharley B. DeMotte, founder and director of the Ball State Teachers College News Bureau. The scrapbooks were compiled in Muncie, Indiana and range from 1925 to 1954 covering subjects such as academics, student activities, World War II, and the Student Army Training Corps.
Sir Norman Angell papers
William G. Dunn flight navigation logs
This collection includes flight navigation logs from William G. Dunn during World War II from August 1944 to February 1945. Dunn was the navigator for 89 missions to Hungary, Yugoslavia, Austria, and Italy.
World War II era scrapbook
World War II Government publications
This collection consists of government publications published during WWII by the United States Office of Civil Defense. They are broken down into the following topic categories: blackouts/air raids, civilian defense, communities/housing, construction, education, food, emergency services, medical service, industrial plants/public buildings, transportation services, veteran information and volunteer information. Additionally, there is a sheet with popular WWII song lyrics.