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Content Description One panoramic photograph of Company C of the 31st Infantry Training Battalion assembled at Camp Croft in October of 1941.
Content Description Program booklet profiling the Camp Croft station hospital on the first anniversary of its organization in 1941. Booklet includes photographs of hospital, key personnel, and recreational activities of the hospital staff. Also included is a full roster of officers, nurses, and enlisted personnel.
Content Description Correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, medals, and military records relating to the army service of Staff Sergeant Everett Pearson during World War II. Pearson was a Woodruff, South Carolina native active in France during 1944 and 1945 as part of the 249th Combat Engineers Battalion. Correspondence written to his mother and father in Woodruff makes up the bulk of the collection and spans from April of 1944 through October of 1945.
Content Description 13 loose postcards and two postcard packets, all relating to Camp Croft and 1940s-Spartanburg.
Content Description Collection of documents and photographs assembled by Henry Belton Willard and Edna Simpkins Willard with a primary focus on World War II correspondence, photographs, and official records. The collection also includes tax and business receipts from the Woodruff, South Carolina community, photographs of local musical groups from the 1950s, and a small grouping of World War I materials.
Content Description Twenty (20) photographs total. Twelve (12) reprinted photos depicting soldiers in Spartanburg and training at Camp Croft during World War II. One notable image shows the "Spartanburg Fair Negro Entrance." Eight (8) photos taken overseas depicting soldiers on parade, captured German planes and tanks.
Content Description Organizational archives from the Piedmont Chapter (formerly Spartanburg Chapter) of the American Red Cross, established in 1917. Materials include scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, annual reports, program brochures, promotional materials, committee minutes, disaster reports, videos, photographs, and slides. A significant amount of materials related to the chapter's activities during World War II and then again from the 1960s to the 1990s. Unexpected additions include papers relating the the...
Presentation ceremony of the Army-Navy Award for Excellence in Production to the men and women of Drayton Mills, Spartanburg, S.C., Wednesday, April fourteenth, nineteen hundred forty three.
Content Description 1943 program for presentation ceremony, listing Drayton Mills men in service
Content Description Scrapbook contents assembled by Raymond C. Trail Sr. including invitations, news articles, certificates, ribbons, speech transcripts, and photographs documenting the presentation of the Army-Navy E Award to Drayton Mills on April 14, 1943. Other items in the collection include a circa 1900 photograph of the Spartanburg Steam Bakery and C. J. Brede establishment on Morgan Square in downtown Spartanburg and a 1904 publication entitled "Illustrated Spartanburg" which includes detailed business...
- Subject: World War, 1939-1945 X