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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Newspaper Articles

University of Houston Libraries, Special Collections

University of Houston World War II Era Clippings

An Inventory of Holdings at the University of Houston Libraries



Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Houston
Title: University of Houston World War II Era Clippings
Dates: 1939-1944
Abstract: University of Houston W.W. II Clippings contains newspaper articles that mostly relate to the University of Houston during the years 1939-1944.
Identification: 1996-008
Quantity: 3.50 Linear Feet
Language of Materials The records are in English
Repository: University Archives University of Houston Libraries

Scope and Contents

University of Houston W.W. II Clippings contains newspaper articles that mostly relate to the University of Houston during the years 1939-1944. Some of the topics covered in these articles include the separation of the university from the Houston school system, Frontier Fiesta, and the university's contributions to the war effort through the offering of special war-related subject in areas including classes in navigation, diesel engine repair, map interpretation, aircraft engine repair, first-aid, and radio service.

The collection is separated by month with the folders placed in ascending order. Four folders containing undated material may be found at the end of the collection.

Forms part of the University Archives.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use Restrictions

Special Collections owns the physical items in our collections, but copyright normally belongs to the creator of the materials or their heirs. The researcher has full responsibility for determining copyright status, locating copyright holders, and abiding by current copyright laws when publishing or displaying copies of Special Collections material in print or electronic form. For more information, consult the appropriate librarian.

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Index Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Corporate Name:
Frontier Fiesta
University of Houston
Genre/Form of Material:
Clippings
Topical Term:
World War, 1939-1945

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

University of Houston W.W. II Clippings, Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries.

Acquisition

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Detailed Description

 

Newspaper Articles

The collection is separated by month with the folders placed in ascending order. Four folders containing undated material may be found at the end of the collection.
Box Folder
1 1 1939
2 May, 1940
3 June, 1940
4 July, 1940
5 August, 1940
6 September, 1940
7 October, 1940
8 November, 1940
9 December, 1940
10 January,1941
11 February, 1941
12 March, 1941
13 April, 1941
14 May 1-15, 1941
15 May 16-30, 1941
16 June, 1941
Box Folder
2 1 July, 1941
2 August 1-15, 1941
3 August 16-31, 1941
4 September 1-15, 1941
5 September 16-30, 1941
6 October 1-15, 1941
7 October 16-31, 1941
8 November 1-15, 1941
9 November 16-30, 1941
10 December 1-15, 1941
11 December 16-30, 1941
12 Frontier Fiesta, 1941
13 Texas State Teachers Association (TSTA), 1941
14 January 1-15, 1942
15 January 16-31, 1942
16 February 1-15, 1942
17 February 16-29, 1942
18 March 1-15, 1942
19 March 16-31, 1942
20 April 1-15, 1942
21 April 16-30, 1942
Box Folder
3 1 May 1-15, 1942
2 May 16-31, 1942
3 June 1-15, 1942
4 June 16-30, 1942
5 July, 1942
6 August 1-15, 1942
7 August 16-31, 1942
8 September 1-15, 1942
9 September 16-30, 1942
10 October, 1942
11 November, 1942
12 December, 1942
13 January, 1943
14 February, 1943
15 March, 1943
16 April, 1943
17 May, 1943
18 June, 1943
19 July, 1943
20 August, 1943
21 September, 1943
22 October, 1943
23 November, 1943
24 December, 1943
Box Folder
4 1 January, 1944
2 February, 1944
3 March, 1944
4 April, 1944
5 May, 1944
6 June, 1944
7 July, 1944
8 August, 1944
9 September, 1944
10 October, 1944
11 November, 1944
12 December, 1944
13 Undated 1
14 Undated 2
15 Undated 3
16 Undated 4

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