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1914-1949 (Bulk 1942-1948)

Collection Number

MSS- 2010-05-03


The San Jose State College World War I and World War II Collection, 1914-1949 (bulk 1942-1948), consists of materials related to students and faculty who served in the armed forces during World War I and World War II. The collection consists of index card files, newspaper clippings, a USO scrapbook, service ledgers, and memorial flags. This collection is arranged into three series: Series I: Military Service Files, 1914-1918, 1940-1949; Series II: World War II Memorabilia, 1940s; and Series III: World War II Scrapbooks and Printed Matter, 1940-1949.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

San José State University -- Students -- History
San José State University -- Faculty -- History
San José State University -- History
San Jose State Normal School -- History
San Jose State Teachers College -- History
San Jose State College -- History
Education, Higher -- California -- San Jose
World War, 1914-1918 -- History
World War, 1939-1945 -- History

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