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Paris WWII Victory Parade photographs, 1944 August

 Collection
Identifier: 2016-045

Scope and Contents

17 black/white photographs featuring scenes of the allied victory parade in Paris, August 1944. Images include views of marching American, French and United Kingdom military divisions; armored cars, personnel carriers and howitzers; the Arc de Triomphe, Champs Elysees, and Place de la Concorde; crowds of French civilians; and dignitaries such as Charles de Gaulle and Winston Churchill.

Dates

  • 1944-08

Language

These materials have no linguistic content.

Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Physical Location

Collection shelved on 3rd floor.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift. These images were given to Philbrook Museum as part of the Nettie Wheeler collection by Wheeler's niece Mary Jane Heffington. Philbrook donated the photographs to us as a more appropriate repository.

Physical Description

B/W photographs.

Dimensions

All photographs measure approximately 6.5 x 9 cm; orientation varies.

Source

Title
Paris WWII Victory Parade photographs, 1944 August
Status
Completed
Author
Milissa Burkart
Date
2017 January
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

Contact:
McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa 74104-3123 US US
918-631-2496
918-631-5022 (Fax)