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Charlie A. Wilson and Margot Wilson Correspondence, 1942-1945

Title
Charlie A. Wilson and Margot Wilson Correspondence, 1942-1945
ID
Mss. Acc. 2010.576
Extent
0.4 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents
Contains correspondence, 1942-1945, between Charlie A. Wilson and his wife Margot Wilson.  The letters start in 1942 when Charlie first goes to training and track his trek through Europe during the War. As he is shipped overseas he and his wife  write about how life is in their new realities, the war, and changes in their own personal relationship .  Letters were shipped by V-mail, regular mail and airmail and several are stamped by the censor. There are a few newspaper clippings from the Stars 'n Stripes military newspaper and an interesting military cartoon that Charlie sent at Christmas.
Creators
Wilson, Margot
Wilson, Charlie A.
Subjects
World War, 1939-1945--Italy
World War, 1939-1945--United States
Genres
Correspondence
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Acquired
10/14/2010.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Purchase..
Preferred Citation
Charlie A. Wilson and Margot Wilson Correspondence, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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