Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 491 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box 33: Series 6; Series 7; Series 10; Series 11; Series 14 [Barcode: 31197231005239], Folder: 4
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 10 Sub-Series 3 File 770
Scope and Contents note Material contains papers relating to the military service of William J. Dumas. Describes his work in the Marines and the Criminal Investigation Department until the Korean, and in a regular combat unit during the war. Contains a transcribed interview with Dumas. He describes parachuting into Seoul, Korea at the beginning of the war, being wounded twice, working with the Corsairs during combat, and capturing enemy soldiers. Contains an original and copy of an article about Dumas's participation...
File — Box 5: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 14 [Barcode: 31197231005437], Folder: 9
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 4 File 114
Scope and Contents Materials contain an account of William S. Essex's experiences in the U.S. Navy during World War II and after the Japanese surrender assigned to the U.S.S. Okanogan (Attack Transport [APA] 220). Discusses his duties as a signalman and member of a Beach Battalion, his two landings on Okinawa and humorous incidents while on the Philippines and Japan. Essex's short histories are titled: "Capture the Flag", "The Okinawa Experience", "Double Cross!!", and "Grand Theft---Auto". Dated approximately...
Dates: approximately 2000
File — Box 17: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 14 [Barcode: 31197231005072], Folder: 8
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 7 File 444
Scope and Contents note Materials contain William W. Cannon's account "Calls to Serve" which is a supplement to "Beachheads in Micronesia: A view of the proselytizing efforts of Mormon Missionaries who followed the liberating campaigns of military forces of the United States in Micronesia." Describes how Cannon was an Latter-Day Saint mission president in Hawaii from 1975-1978. Includes many eye witness accounts about the war era and Pacific island invasion strategies and makes a parallel to war preparations and...
Dates: Publication: 2000
File — Box 91: Series 4; Series 5; Series 6; Series 7 [Barcode: 31197233285128], Folder: 8
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 6 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 2 File 1722
Scope and Contents Materials contain an information sheet about William Walker regarding his service as a pilot in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. Describes how Walker was shot down in the Pacific and taken prisoner and died due to exposure and disease. Contains a resolution in his memory which also includes a photocopied photograph of Walker being promoted. Dated before 2000.
Dates: before 2000
File — Box 46: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 10; Series 11; Series 14 [Barcode: 31197231005361], Folder: 19
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 7 Sub-Series 2 File 1031
Scope and Contents note Material contains excerpts from a book written by Winston A. MacDonald entitled “Mac Looks Back." Also contains the story of his brother Jerry, who died in a weather related plane crash. Describes an experience leading a successful attack against a heavily armored German position in Belgium and getting hit by shrapnel twice. Dated 1999-2000.
File — Box 3: Series 4; Series 5; Series 6; Series 7 [Barcode: 31197231237980], Folder: 10
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 7 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 1 File 46
Scope and Contents note Materials contain papers about Winston W. Hickman's military service and experiences in the U.S. Army Air Corp during World War II. Discusses his voyage by ship to Europe and the purpose, destinations, and dangers of his combat bombing missions. Hickman flew missions to Austria and Northern Italy. Includes photocopied photographs of himself, his wife and crew. Also contains photocopied newspaper clippings concerning LDS servicemen. Dated 1942-1945, approximately 2000.
Dates: approximately 2000; 1942-1945
File — Box 114: Series 5; Series 6; Series 7; Series 10; Series 12; Series 14; Series 18; Series 8 [Barcode: 31197233291233], Folder: 11
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 5 File 1900
Scope and Contents Materials contain mixed materials, an assortment of stories and experiences, photocopied sections of books, and photocopied photographs about Latter-day Saints that were directly affected by World War II. Dated August 1981.
Dates: 1981 August
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 23
Scope and Contents Handwritten account book and diary. Accounts date from 1848 to 1855. Pages 67 to 104 of the diary relate Young's overland journey to Utah in 1850 by ox team. Young writes about general travelling conditions and trail landmarks, several deaths from accident and disease, encounters with Indian tribes, the condition of neighboring companies on the trail, and his duties as captain.
Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233282737]
Identifier: Vault MSS 24
Scope and Contents Handwritten account book and diary. Young writes about speaking trips through central Utah with Brigham Young from 16 to 25 Sept. 1868 and from 27 Oct. to 2 Nov. 1869. Joseph Young also records his activities from 2 to 23 Sept. 1869 and notes for speeches.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1765
Scope and Contents Ledger books, schedule books, a history, a deed, receipts, reports, and correspondence. The materials relate to the Girl's Canyon home in Provo Canyon, Utah, for the Mutual Improvement Association of the Mormon Church. The items document the financing and the operation of the camp.