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1945: Texas at War and Peace
Selected Publications, Archives, and Manuscript Collections


Bond, Charles R. A Flying Tiger's Diary (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1984).

Burnett, John M. Letters From England (San Antonio, 1945).

Choate, Mark. Nazis in the Pineywoods (Lufkin: Best of East Texas Publisher, 1989).

Dealey, Ted. Sunset in the East (Dallas, 1945).

Dunn, Wifflam J. Pacific Microphone (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1988).

Earley, Charity Adams. One Woman's Army: A Black Officer Remembers the WAC (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 1989).

Fairchild, Louis. They Called It the War Effort: Oral Histories from World War II Orange, Texas (Austin: Eakin Press, 1993).

Fillmore, Clyde. Prisoner of War (Quanah, Texas: Nortex Press, 1974).

Fujita, Frank. Foo: A Japanese-American Prisoner of the Rising Sun: The Secret Prison Diary of Frank "Foo" Fujita (Denton: University of North Texas Press, 1993).

Gibbs, Archie. U-Boat Prisoner: The Life Story of a Texas Sailor (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1943).

Hoyt, Edwin P. How They Won the War in the Pacific: Nimitz and His Admirals (New York: Weybright and Talley, 1970).

Inks, James M. Eight Bailed Out (New York: Norton, 1954).

Jaworski, Leon. After Fifteen Years (Houston: Gulf Pub. Co., 1961).

Keil, Sally Van Wagenen. Those Wonderful Women in Their Flying Machines: The Unknown Heroines of World War II (New York: Rawson, Wade, 1979).

Kreisle, James E. Forty Years After, 1944–1984 (Austin: J. Kreisle, 1992).

Lane, Ronald L. Rudder's Rangers (Manassas, VA: Ranger Associates, 1979).

Lea, Tom. Peleliu Landing (El Paso: Carl Herzog, 1945).

Morin, Raul. Among the Valiant: Mexican Americans in World War II and Korea (Los Angeles: Borden, 1963).

Murphy, Audie. To Hell and Back (New York: H. Holt, 1949).

1941: Texas Goes to War. Ed. by James Wood Lee, Carolyn N. Barnes, Kent A. Bowman, and Laura Crow (Denton: University of North Texas Press, 1991).

A Pictorial History of the 36th "Texas" Infantry Division (Nashville: Battery Press, 1979).

Storey, Robert G. The Final Judgement? Pearl Harbor to Nuremberg (San Antonio: Naylor, 1968).

Winslow, Walter G. The Ghost That Died at Sunda Strait (Annapolis: Naval Inst. Press, 1984).

Military Post Newspapers

The Avenger. Avenger Field, Sweetwater, Texas.

Dalhart Bomber. Dalhart Army Air Base, Dalhart, Texas.

Dodo Dope. Jones Field, Bonham, Texas.

Fort Bliss News. Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas.

Randolph Rookie. Randolph Field, San Antonio, Texas.

The Tailspin. Ellington Field, Houston, Texas.

Archives and Manuscripts

Angly (Edward J.) Scrapbook

Barron (Elbert Macby) Papers

Beckworth (Lindley G.) Papers

Bentsen (Lloyd M.) Papers

Boyd (Bill) Papers

Carter (Katherine P.) Papers

Clark (Simeon English) Papers

Cohen (Henry) Papers

Connally (Tom) Papers

Cronkite (Walter) Papers

Dealey (Edward M. "Ted") Papers

Defense Scrapbook

Durrwachter (Henry L., Jr.) Papers

Ellingsen (Stanley J.) World War II Photograph Collection

Flury (Dorothy A.) Papers

Freeman (Michael J.) Papers

Gillespie County World War II Scrapbook

Hargrave (Helen) World War II Collection

Havins (Thomas) Papers

Humphrey (Walter) Scrapbook

  Jackson (Alvin Thomas) Papers

Jones (Jesse Holmes) Papers

Landers (Howard A.) Papers

Leyendecker Family Papers

McKendree (Bishop D.) Papers

Maverick (Maury, Sr.) Papers

Military Order of the World Wars (Austin chapter) Records

National Affairs Scrapbook

Parten (J. R.) Papers

Peddy (George E. B.) Papers

Rayburn (Sam) Papers

Rice (Rob Roy) Papers

Simmons (David A.) Papers

Texas War Records Collection

UT Physical Training for Women Records

Wheelis (Jack G.) Papers

Wilcox (Wendell) Diary

Winegarten (Ruthe) Papers

Yarborough (Ralph W.) Papers