Manuscript Collection

Prison Camp War Camp (WWII), Hampton, South Carolina - Accession 638 - M277 (327)

Title

Prison Camp War Camp (WWII), Hampton, South Carolina - Accession 638 - M277 (327)

Authors

Hampton, SC

Files

Identifier

Accession 638 - M277 (327)

Inclusive Dates

1984

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

26 pieces

Language

English;

Scope and Content Note

The Prison War Camp (WWII), Hampton, South Carolina collection consists of a reminiscence and history written by Mildred Bowers Rivers titled Prison War Camp World War II, Hampton, South Carolina: Arrived early fall 1943 Departed early spring 1946.The history details life in the town of Hampton, SC while being home to a POW camp during World war II, including many townspeople's experiences and interaction with German POWs.

Provenance

The Prison War Camp (WWII), Hampton, South Carolina history was donated to the Winthrop Archives by Mildred Bowers Rivers on May 1, 1985.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Prison Camp War Camp (WWII), Hampton, South Carolina - Accession 638 - M277 (327)

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