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Louis Schmier Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection number: UA-23-15

Scope and Contents

Louis Schmier was a professor of history at Valdosta State University for 45 years. He retired in 2013 and donated a large collection of materials to the VSU Archives and Special Collections. This is comprised of novels about World War II, Journal articles about World War I, and sources about German history relating to World War II. In addition there are costumes he used when teaching and posters from the VSC "Week of Seminars" events in the 1970's.


  • 1849 - 1970
  • Majority of material found within 1930 - 1970
  • Acquired: Date acquired: 07/03/2011


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.


10.0 Boxes

7 items

1.0 Electronic Records



Source of Acquisition

Louis Schmier

Method of Acquisition

signed deed of gift

Appraisal Information

Week of Seminars posters 1973-1978

Archon Finding Aid Title
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Revision Statements

  • 2021-04-22: Revised for DACS compliance by Douglas Carlson

Repository Details

Part of the Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Valdosta State University Archives, Odum Library
1500 N. Patterson St.
Valdosta GA 30601 United States
229-259-5055 (Fax)