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Kenneth J. Bindas interviews

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Identifier: MS-0046
Overview Interviews conducted by Dr. Kenneth J. Bindas, assistant professor at West Georgia College, with World War II veterans in 1993.

Paul Emden Blaum papers

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Identifier: MS-0074
Overview Papers of Paul Emden Blaum and his son, Paul Emden Blaum II.

Carroll County Veterans Memorial Park records

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Identifier: LH-0072
Overview The Carroll County Veterans Memorial Park (CCVMP) is a non-profit organization created in 1999 by a group of Carroll County citizens, under the leadership of its president Norris Garrett, to provide a memorial for all Carroll County veterans that served the United States military and were honorably discharged. The park remains under construction in 2013, adding a twenty-second wall of individual plaques that serve to honor various veterans and their sacrifice.

Carroll Service Council records

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Identifier: LH-0055
Overview Records of the Carroll Service Council, a non-profit organization that developed assistance programs in the areas of religion, industry, public welfare, education, and agriculture throughout Carroll County from 1942 to 1968.

Drake Motor Company records

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Identifier: LH-0056
Overview Drake Motor Company was a Ford dealership located in Carrollton, Georgia.

Floyd Hoskins papers

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Identifier: MS-0039
Overview Papers and artifacts of Floyd Hoskins (1912-2000), sailor in the U.S. Navy from 1930 to 1959 and Lieutenant Commander in the Pacific Theater. In his later career, Hoskins served in the CIA and as a professor of history at West Georgia College.

Howard Lee World War Two collection

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Identifier: MS-0038
Overview These are materials of the Second World War collected by Howard Lee. The four items included originate from the United States and the European Theater.

Talmage M. Martin papers

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Identifier: LH-0083
Overview The papers of Dr. Talmage "Mac" Martin, a retired Carrollton physician originally from Bowdon, consist of oral history recordings and photographs relating to his two volume work,WWII: Ordinary Heroes. The 87 audio cassettes of oral histories, along with accompanying photographic portraits and veteran's files, provide a detailed picture of the service, emotions, and experiences of World War II veterans from our region.

Harold L. Nix papers

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Identifier: MS-0067
Overview Memoir and other materials of Dr. Harold L. Nix who attended West Georgia College from 1940 to 1942.

Gregor Sebba papers

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Identifier: MS-0051
Overview These papers pertain to Dr. Gregor Sebba’s "Displaced Persons in Georgia" survey published by the University of Georgia in 1955 to document relocation efforts for European refugees in the state of Georgia. The papers include correspondence; minutes of the Georgia Displaced Persons Committee; case histories, surveys, and interviews regarding displaced persons who settled on Georgia farms; printed material on displaced persons, emigration, social integration, U.S. policies on displaced persons;...