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Kingsford (Mich.).

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Dickinson County 1910 Census Statistics

 Digital Record

Ida Thornberry Interview Transcript

 Digital Record

Melvin Cousineau Interview Transcript

 Digital Record

Peter Varda Interview (Part of the Italian American Oral History Project)

 Digital Record

Robert J. Paquette papers

 Collection — Box 01-07-02
Identifier: MSS-428
Content Description This collection documents Robert J. Paquette's military experience during World War II. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence to Paquette's parents and sister in Kingsford, Michigan. There are no letters from his parents or sister. The collection also includes photographs of Paquette's life on board the Magoffin, including images documenting the traditional "crossing of the equator" initiation celebration. Finally, the collection includes some wartime memorabilia and the USS...
Dates: 1944 - 2006; Majority of material found within 1944 - 1946


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