Inventory of the Mary Frances Switzer Papers 1911-1945 Switzer, Mary Frances Mss. Acc. 2006.65

Inventory of the Mary Frances Switzer Papers, 1911-1945

A Collection in the
Special Collections Research Center
Accession Number Mss. Acc. 2006.65


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Repository:
Special Collections Research Center
Identification:
01/Mss. Acc. 2006.65
Title:
Mary Frances Switzer Papers 1941-1945
Quantity:
1.20
Creator:
Switzer, Mary FrancesGaler, Allen arrangement
Language of Materials
The papers are in: English
Abstract:
Papers, letters and photographs of Mary Frances Switzer of Florida who served as a WWII  Army nurse in France. Letters are from friends and family, but mostly from her sometime beau, Allen Galer, who writes about the ups and downs of their relationship.

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to all researchers

Conditions Governing Use

Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Preferred Citation

Mary Frances Switzer Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.

Acquisition Information

The materials were acquired by Special Collections Research Center on 10/21/2006.


Biographical Note

Mary Frances Switzer of Florida served as a World War II  Army nurse in France.  Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: <a href="http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Mary Frances Switzer">http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Mary Frances Switzer</a>.

Scope and Contents

Papers, letters and photographs of Mary Frances Switzer of Florida who served as a WWII  Army nurse in France. Letters are from friends and family, but mostly from her sometime beau, Allen Galer, who writes about the ups and downs of their relationship.

Arrangement of Materials

Letters are in chronological order. Photographs are divided by identified, unidentified, landscapes and people.

Index Terms

    Genre/Form of Material:

  • Correspondence
  • Photographs
  • Topical Term:

  • World War, 1939-1945--European Front
  • World War, 1939-1945--Medical and sanitary affairs.
  • World War, 1939-1945--Women--United States