George E. Armstrong Photograph Collection
Scope and Content
This collection consists of photographs of tourist sites in Zurich and Paris and of damage to buildings and landscape in post-World War II Germany. The photos were collected by a soldier in the United States Army. The photos also show American soldiers at work and play. Of special note are copies of stereo photographs from Die NS-Musterbetriebe, a book which exalted Nazi Germany's Model Company Act. The collection also includes postcards from Germany and France, one letter written in German, U.S. postage stamps, U.S. Army leave passes, and French and Italian money.
- Creation: 1937-1946
- Armstrong, George E. (Person)
Language of Materials
The records are in English
Restrictions on Access
The collection is open for research.
Biography of George E. Armstrong
George E. Armstrong was a member of the 940th Field Artillery Battalion of the United States Army, and may have been transferred to the 933rd Field Artillery Battalion.
0.4 Linear Feet
This collection consists of photographs of tourist sites in Zurich and Paris and of damage to buildings and landscape in post-World War II Germany. The photos also show American soldiers at work and play.
Statement of Arrangement
The collection is arranged by subject and material type into 13 folders.
Archives and Rare Books Library
- Inventory of the George E. Armstrong Photograph Collection
- Edited Full Draft
- Finding aid prepared by Archives and Rare Books Library staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English