Category Archives: World War II

Robinson, Donald E.

Donald E. Robinson papers, 1943–1948. 1 box, plus 2 photos in filing cabinet (0.2 linear feet). About Donald E. Robinson Donald E. Robinson served in World War II on USS Bennington. His rank was mailman third class. About the collection … Continue reading

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Betts, George

George Betts research materials on SS Muskogee, 1942–2002. 1 box (0.41 linear feet). Abstract Collection of letters, photographs, clippings, maps and other materials gathered in the course of Betts’ search for information about the fate of his father, William W. … Continue reading

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Independent Pier Company

Independent Pier Company records, 1909–1980. 9 boxes (13.16 linear feet). About Independent Pier Company Independent Pier Company (IPC) was founded by Emil Meyle about 1895. It was operated originally under the name of E. Meyle. The services included wharfage, towing, … Continue reading

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