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Name of Collection: WWII Ephemera Collection   

Accession Number: AM10-35

Given By: Purchased through the Douglas A. Noverr Grant for Collection Enhancement for Institutions to Build Culture and American Culture Research Collection (Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association)    

Date of Receipt: November 30, 2009   

Extent: 4 items           

Inclusive Dates: circa 1940’s    

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

   Collection contains four matchbooks with WWII slogans.

     1.  Buy War Savings Bonds and Stamps

V for Victory

2.  V

V

3.  Economize Preserve Left-over Foods with Safety-Edge Diamond Waxed-Paper

For Defense Buy United States Savings Bonds and Stamps Let’s Go! U.S.A. Keep ‘Em Flying!

4.  Seal of United States

Camp McCain, Mississippi

 


 Accession Number: AM10-126                             

Given By: Larry Morgan

Date of Receipt: August 16, 2007

Extent: 2 items           

Inclusive Dates: circa 1940’s   

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

Collection contains:

  1. Ration Book Holder with 6 ration books inside. The name C. A. Gibson is of Oklahoma City is on the outside. Some of the ration books have stamps, some do not.
  2. Part of a newspaper from the Daily Oklahoman, September 17, 1944, with photographs taken in Germany.


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