Manuscript Collection

Federal Government Memorabila - Accession 1485 - M727 (783)

Title

Federal Government Memorabila - Accession 1485 - M727 (783)

Files

Identifier

Accession 1485 - M727 (783)

Inclusive Dates

1939-1944

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

6 bound volumes, 2 pieces

Language

English;

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of four War Department Field Manuals titled: Basic Field Manual: Field Service Pocketbook Sketching (FM 21-35) (1939); Elementary map and Aerial Photograph Reading (FM 21-25) (August 15, 1944); Aerial Photography Military Applications (FM 30-21) (September 1944); and Advanced Map And Aerial Photograph Reading (FM 21-26) (December 1944). Also included are two Federal Bureau of Investigation publications: Classification of Fingerprints (1939) and The Federal Bureau of Investigation: United States Department of Justice (January 1, 1943. The collection contains a House of Representatives Restaurant menu for October 21, 1941 and a personal account of Tuesday, October 21, 1941 written on the back of The Sergeant at Arms, House of Representatives, US check dated 1942.

Additional Notes

All memorabilia belonged to Margaret Williamson’s father.

Provenance

The Federal Government Memorabilia was given to the Archives on May 28, 2014 by Margaret Williamson.

Copyright

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

Federal Government Memorabila - Accession 1485 - M727 (783)

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