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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.

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

Box 3: World War II Paperback Novel Collection, 1942-1952

 Box — Box: 3
Collection number: Box 3
Scope and Contents

This is a collection of "dime novels" in paperback about adventures in World War II.  They are mostly Bantam and Ballentine books.  Some are translations of German and French novels.

Dates: Created: 1942-1952

Queen of the Flat-tops, 1942

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 1
Collection number: Book 1
Scope and Contents

Johnson, Stanley. Queen of the Flat-tops. U.S.A.: E.P. Dutton and Co., 1942. 223 pps.

Dates: Created: 1942

God is My Co-Pilot., 1943

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 2
Collection number: Book 2
Scope and Contents

Scott, Robert L. God is My Co-Pilot. New York: Ballantine, 1943. 206 pps.

Dates: Created: 1943

Raid at Dieppe., 1943

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 3
Collection number: Book 3
Scope and Contents

Reynolds, Quentin. Raid at Dieppe. New York: Avon Publication, 1943. 190 pps.

Dates: Created: 1943

D-Day: Complete and Unabridged., 1944.

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 4
Collection number: Book 4
Scope and Contents

Gunther, John. D-Day: Complete and Unabridged. New York: Avon Publications, 1944. 222 pps.

Dates: Created: 1944.

The Coast Watchers., 1946

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 5
Collection number: Book 5
Scope and Contents

Feldt, Eric A. The Coast Watchers. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1946. 240 pps.

Dates: Created: 1946

Coral Comes High, 1946

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 6
Collection number: Book 6
Scope and Contents

Hunt, George P. Coral Comes High. New York: New American Library, 1946. 127 pps.

Dates: Created: 1946

Drive to Victory., 1947

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 7
Collection number: Book 7
Scope and Contents

Allen, Robert S. Drive to Victory. New York: Vanguard, 1947. 271 pps.

Dates: Created: 1947

The Battle for Leyte Gulf., 1947

 Book — Box: 3, book: 8
Collection number: Book 8
Scope and Contents

Woodward, Vann C. The Battle for Leyte Gulf. New York: Ballantine, 1947. 190 pps.

Dates: Created: 1947

The Story of Wake Island., 1947

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 9
Collection number: Book 9
Scope and Contents

Devereux, James P. S. The Story of Wake Island. New York: Ace Books, 1947. 224pps.

Dates: Created: 1947

Serenade to the Big Bird., 1947

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 10
Collection number: Book 10
Scope and Contents

Stiles, Bert. Serenade to the Big Bird. New York: Ballantine, 1947. 150 pps.

Dates: Created: 1947

Stalingrad, 1948

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 11
Collection number: Book 11
Scope and Contents

Pliever, Theodor. Stalingrad. Trans. Richard and Clara Winston. New York: Berkley Publising Corporations, 1948. 150 pps.

Dates: Created: 1948

Coral and Brass.

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 12
Collection number: Book 12
Scope and Contents

Smith, Holland M., and Percy Finch. Coral and Brass. New York: Ace Books, 1948. 228 pps.

Dates: Created: 1942-1952

Defeat in the East: Russia Conquers - January to May, 1945, 1951

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 13
Collection number: Book 13
Scope and Contents

Thorwald, Juergen. Defeat in the East: Russia Conquers - January to May, 1945. Ed. and trans. Fred Wieck. New York: Ballantine, 1951. 256 pps.

Dates: Created: 1951

The Big Show: Some Expiriences of a French Fighter Pilot in the R.A.F., 1951

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 14
Collection number: Book 14
Scope and Contents

Closterman, Pierre. The Big Show: Some Expiriences of a French Fighter Pilot in the R.A.F. Trans. Oliver Berthoud. New York: Ballantine, 1951. 224 pps.

Dates: Created: 1951

The Dam Busters., 1951

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 15
Collection number: Book 15
Scope and Contents

Brickhill, Paul. The Dam Brothers. New York: Ballantine Books, 1951. 185 pps.

Dates: Created: 1951

U-Boat 977, 1952

 Book — Box: 3, Book: 16
Collection number: Book 16
Scope and Contents

Schaeffer, Henry. U-Boat 977. New York: Ballantine Books, 1952. 148 pps.

Dates: Created: 1952