World War, 1939-1945
Found in 24 Collections and/or Records:
Adolfo Ramirez Oral History - 1987
Albino Eluterio Guerra and Esperanza Gonzalez De Guerra Oral History - 1987
Alice Fawcett Oral History, 1987
Alice Fawcett relates her life story, including migration from Ohio to Edinburg, Texas. The interview discusses Fawcett's career in education, including discrimination against students of Mexican descent. The interview also covers WWII and her husband's and son's military service. Interview conducted in 1987 by Douglas Erickson. Digital transfer completed on 6 November 2013 from the analog cassette tape.
Antonio L. Ayala, Sr. Oral History, 1987
Antonio L. Ayala Sr. Oral History - 1987
Bruce Underwood Collection
The collection consists of nine boxes of newspapers, newspaper clippings, typescripts, correspondence, college notebooks, course syllabuses, grade books, awards, and other material. The papers document Underwood’s career in journalism and academia.
Ella Longoria Oral History, 1987
Ella Longoria was born in 1921 in Rio Grande City, Texas. She talks about her family background, World War II, and about the Valley in the 1950's.
Interview conducted in 1987 by Larry W. Clubb. Digital transfer completed on 13 September 2013 from the original analog cassette tape.
Ella Longoria - Part 01
Ella Longoria - Part 02
Harvey Jack Ferguson Oral History, 7-17-1989
Harvey Jack Ferguson talks about his experiences in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II and his career with Upper Valley Aviation in McAllen. He was born April 9, 1919.
Interview conducted on 17 July 1989 by Robert E. Norton. Digital transfer completed on 6 November 2013 from the analog cassette tape. Hidalgo County Historical Commission.
Harvey Jack Ferguson - Part 01
Harvey Jack Ferguson - Part 02
Jesus Chavana Oral History, 1987
Jesus Chavana relates his experiences in World War II in 1942. Interview conducted in 1987 by Oralia Betancourt. Digital transfer completed on 21 October 2013 from the original analog cassette tape.
Leonard Greenwalt Collection (ELIBR-0190), 1945
Black and white (GRAPHIC) images taken by American G.I. entering Mittelbau-Dora (Dora-Nordhausen or Nordhausen) Concentration Camp in Germany in April 1945.
Lewis Callis Oral History, 1987
Lewis Callis talks about his childhood, hobbies and time served in World War II. Interview conducted in 1987 by Diana Barrientes. Digital transfer completed on 8 October 2013 from the analog cassette tape.
Menton J. Murray Collection
Series III: History Harvest at UTRGV digital collection, 2017
Series VII: Underwood diaries, 1939 - 1945
UTRGV History Harvest
Vernon Carson Oral History, 1987
Vernon Carson talks about his life history and his World War II experiences. Interview conducted in 1987 by Cynthia E. Garza. Digital transfer completed on 14 October 2013 from the analog cassette tape.