[Letter from June Yates to Cal Yates]

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Letter from June Yates to Cal describing his travels across Germany after the war was over. June notes the destruction that the bombs inflicted on some of the large cities and testifies for the accuracy of the horror stories told from the concentration camps; they are still very busy as they are the only hospital for miles.

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[2] p. ; 28 cm.

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Yates, June 1945-05-21~.

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Letter from June Yates to Cal describing his travels across Germany after the war was over. June notes the destruction that the bombs inflicted on some of the large cities and testifies for the accuracy of the horror stories told from the concentration camps; they are still very busy as they are the only hospital for miles.

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[2] p. ; 28 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

Rescuing Texas History, 2015 feature collections from over 40 partners including the Private Collection of T. B. Willis, the Austin History Center, Austin Public Library, the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department, the Fire Museum of Texas, Ft. Worth Aviation, Museum, Cleng Peerson Research Library a the Bosque Museum, Kerry County Historical Commission, Dr. Pound Historical Farmstead, Travis County Historical Commission, Eanes History Center, the University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas Genealogical Society, Frisco Public Library, Ft. Worth Museum of Science and History, the Botanical Research Institute of Texas library, The George Everill Pierce Family, Texas Military Forces Museum, the Edison Museum, Brown County Museum of History, The Private Collection of Margay Welch, Woman's Wednesday Club of Ft. Worth, Alvin Museum Society, Butt-Holdsworth Memorial Library, Grapevine Convention and Visitors Bureau, Walker County Genealogical Society, Hispanic Heritage Center of Texas, McCulloch County Historical Commission, Galveston Historical Foundation, Dallas Municipal Archives, Dallas Firefighters Museum, Old Town Keller Foundation, Boyce Ditto Public Library, Haslet Public Library, Lena Armstrong Public Library, the Moody Medical Library, Sam Rayburn House Museum, Pioneer City County Museum, Murphy Historical Society INC., Archives of the Big Bend, and the First Evangelical Lutheran Church of Galveston.

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The World War Two Collection contains materials that focus on the World War II era, 1939-1945, and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials that were actually created during the era, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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  • 1945-05-21~

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  • Sept. 6, 2016, 12:39 a.m.

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  • Sept. 19, 2016, 2:13 p.m.

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Yates, June. [Letter from June Yates to Cal Yates], letter, 1945-05-21~; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth787719/: accessed December 8, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting City of Grapevine.