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Identifier: AC 472
Scope and Content The bulk of the collection contains declassified documents, official orders, maps and internal memoranda about the Pacific theater during World War II and the battleship’s engagement against Japanese forces. Additional material contains de Haas’s on-ship memoranda, internal command memoranda, Japanese propaganda, a scrapbook, issues of the battleship newsletter The Queen’s Daily News, United States Navy (USN) publications on battle experiences and USN periodicals.
Identifier: AC 549-p
Scope and Content Collection of sports programs, menus, newspapers, an autograph page, and other items saved by Eric H. Lundgren who served aboard the USS New Mexico (BB-40) from 1933 to 1937: holiday menus, 1935-1936; football and wrestling programs, 1935-1936; photo of Eric Lundgren (no date); letter postmarked USS New Mexico, 1940; page from Seattle Post-Intelligencer, July 11, 1937; shipboard newspaper Republication, 1937.
Identifier: AC 335-p
Scope and Content Collection consists of clippings and ephemeral material collected by Casimir Wancowicz while on board the USS New Mexico, including newspaper articles about the accomplishments of the USS New Mexico during World War II.
Identifier: AC 603
Scope and Content Collection consists of interviews of forty sailors who served on the USS New Mexico at various times. Interviews are recorded on CDs; no transcripts are available.
Dates: 2001 - 2009
Identifier: AC 542
Scope and Content Assembled by August Francis Schilling, a crew member on the cruiser, the collection contains ephemeral material related to the USS Santa Fe. Collection also includes a miscellaneous folder of USS Santa Fe (SSN-763), a nuclear submarine.
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American 4
- Battleships--New Mexico 3
- World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Pacific Ocean 3
- Clippings 2
- Correspondence 2
- Ephemera 2
- Letters 2
- United States--History, Naval--20th century 2
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines 2
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean 2
- Battleships -- New Mexico 1
- Interviews 1
- Menus 1
- New Mexico (Battleship)--Periodicals 1
- Newspapers 1
- Nuclear submarines 1
- Pamphlets 1
- Photographs 1
- Programs 1
- United States -- History, Naval -- 20th century 1
- United States, Navy--Periodicals 1
- World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan 1
- World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Japan 1 ∧ less
- New Mexico (Battleship) 4
- Santa Fe (Cruiser) 1