World War II miscellany > John M. Schreeder photograph collection [accessions 96-08-03 and 96-08-05]

Series 15
John M. Schreeder photograph collection [accessions 96-08-03 and 96-08-05], ca. 1941-1945
Box 12

Biographical Note

John M. Schreeder (Emory alumnus, 1949M), was a gunner in charge of an anti-aircraft gun during World War II. Dr. Schreeder took photographs with a camera he carried during the war.

Scope and Content Note

The photographs document the areas in which Schreeder saw action, including North Africa, Italy, France, Germany, and Austria. The images depict Schreeder and his colleagues, daily life during the war, USO activities, and weapons, equipment, and aircraft used during the war. The photographs were assigned numbers and are filed in numerical order. Inventories identify each image and are filed at the beginning of each sequence of photographs.

Box Folder Content
12 1 Inventory with identification: Photographs 1-20
12 2-21 Photographs: 1-20
12 22 Negatives: Photographs 1-20
12 23 Inventory with identification: Photographs 31-90 [Note: there are no photos numbered 21-30]
12 24-83 Photographs: 31-90