World War II
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Check Albecker photographs
Check Albecker photographs (2011-156-0) consists of black and white photographs of varying sizes that were taken of people and event in and around Bantam Lake and Litchfield County, Connecticut.
Autographed Photograph of the Japanese Surrender in Tokyo Bay aboard the U.S.S. Missouri (1963-17-2) showing Admiral Chester Nimitz seated at a desk signing the surrender document, with General Douglas McArthur, Admiral William F. Halsey, Admiral Forrest Sherman and Admiral Robert Carney. The photographed is inscribed, "To Captain C. B. McVay III, USN, with best wishes, C.W. Nimitz, Fleet Admiral, USN."
William Doyle Brennan papers
Papers of William Doyle Brennan including photographs, slides, and papers documenting his work at the Litchfield Post Office; attendance at Litchfield High School; property rentals and purchases in Litchfield; collected postcards; and written memories.
Litchfield Chapter American Red Cross record books
Marrin Family Papers
Levi Parson's Album
Levi Parson's Album (2017-03-0)
Photograph Album, service records and news clippings from Levi Parsons.
Photo Album and contains photographs and WWII enlistment and discharge papers. Also included in the album are newspaper clipping where he is mentioned. The folder also contains an envelope with three color photographs with Parsons in his American Legion Post No. 44 hat, and the US flag in 1997.
Diary of Margaret Swartwout Sanford
Diary of Margaret Swartwout Sanford (2016-09-0) 5 year topics in her diary include family memebers and local families, activities, weather, travel to other local towns, news about WWII.