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An artificial collection consisting mainly of publications, ephemera and correspondence related to Amherst College's involvement in various United States wars, including the Civil War, Mexican War, Spanish-American War, World Wars I and II, Korean War and the Vietnam War.
Correspondence, legal documents, newsclippings, journal articles, one book and one map relating to the professional activities and personal life of Edwin St. John Ward, Amherst College Class of 1900. The bulk of the material falls into the years 1915-1918, when Dr. Ward was in service to the American Red Cross in Turkey, Palestine and France.
Professor of Fine Arts at Amherst College, 1956-1992. Collection includes his watercolor sketches and photographs made while serving with the U.S. Army during World War II, primarily in New Guinea, 1944-1946. Also, a brief typescript memoir of his war experiences written in 1985 (revised 2003), and research material on the artist Peter Blume for his 1987 book on him.
Chiefly a collection of primary and secondary research materials compiled by John W. Dower in the course of several decades of teaching, research, writing and publication on the history of Japan, particularly with regard to World War II and its aftermath, popular media and racial representation. It includes articles, archival source material, correspondence, photographs, research notes, and draft manuscripts for several of Professor Dower's publications.
Correspondence, diaries, diplomas, newspaper clippings, photographs, speeches, reports, miscellaneous printed matter and memorabilia chiefly documenting Eastman's 25-year career in the U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC), 1919-1944, as well as memorabilia and other materials related to Eastman's personal life.
Diaries kept in secret by Katrin Janecke (later wife of Sheridan de Raismes Gibney (AC 1925)) during her years living in Berlin and working at die neue linie magazine and at an assigned job in the German Propaganda Ministry during World War II and in the period immediately following the German surrender. Also an unpublished memoir by Katrin Gibney based on the diaries, titled "Angels Forbidden". Diaries and memoir are both in English.
Correspondence, military records and other research materials compiled by William Throckmorton for the preparation of his books documenting the military activities of Amherst College alumni during World War II. Includes various manuscript and typescript drafts.
- World War, 1939-1945 7
- Amherst College -- Alumni and alumnae 6
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American 4
- World War, 1914-1918 3
- Amherst College -- Students 2
- Amherst College -- Faculty 1
- Artists -- United States 1
- Berlin (Germany) -- History -- Bombardment, 1943-1944 1
- Brain drain -- Germany -- History -- 20th century 1
- Capitalists and financiers -- United States 1
- Constitutional history -- Japan 1
- Correspondence 1
- Courtship 1
- Denazification 1
- England -- History, Local 1
- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century 1
- Great Britain -- History, Military 1
- Human rights -- History 1
- Japan -- Politics and government -- 1945- 1
- Japan -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1 ∧ less
- Japanese 1
- Merrill, James, 1926-1995 (AC 1947) 2
- American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions 1
- American Law Institute 1
- Amherst College 1
- Arndt, Adolf, 1904-1974 1
- Blume, Peter, 1906-1992 1
- Critchfield, James H., 1917- 1
- Crusius, Otto, 1857-1918 1
- Dicken, William Stephen 1
- Dower, John W. (AC 1959) 1
- Drew, Raymond Totman, 1923-1981 (AC 1949) 1
- East India Company 1
- Eastman, Joseph B. (Joseph Bartlett), 1882-1944 (AC 1904) 1
- Emergency Committee in Aid of Displaced German Scholars 1
- European Defense Community 1
- Feininger, Julia 1
- Feininger, Lyonel, 1871-1956 1
- Fuess, Claude Moore, 1885-1963 (AC 1905) 1
- Germany (Territory under Allied occupation, 1945-1955 : U.S. Zone) 1
- Germany (Territory under Allied occupation, 1945-1955 : U.S. Zone). Office of Military Government. Legal Division 1 ∧ less