Harold J. Glickman World War Two Correspondence Collection


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U.S.A., U.S. Soldiers, postal service, postal stamp, correspondence, troops, family, New York, NY, Bronx, NY, hospital, women at home, homesickness, censorship, sister, V-mail, love, mother, culture, recreation and entertainment, motion pictures, boredom, food, gifts, wife, husband, marriage, humor, clothing, morale

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Harold J. Glickman; December 2, 1943; World War 1939 1945 United States. Personal Narratives; World War 1939 1945 War and civilization -- History -- 20th century. United States; World War 1939 1945 United States. Soldiers; World War 1939 1945 United States. Social life and customs 20th century; Nineteen Forties; World War, 1939-1945 --V-Mail; World War 1939 1945 United States. New York (NY); World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations; World War, 1939-1945 -- Hospitals; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Asia and the Pacific;


This collection contains correspondence written by Second Lieutenant Harold J. Glickman to his sister, Frances Glickman Schweitzer, and mother, Leah Glickman, from the South Pacific during the Second World War.


2014.128.w.r._Glickman _worldwartwo_1943-12-02_003.pdf