Coverart for item
The Resource Francis J. Menso collection

Francis J. Menso collection

Label
Francis J. Menso collection, 1940-1945
Title
Francis J. Menso collection
Inclusive dates
1940-1945
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The collection contains four letters written in May and June of 1945 from "Frankie" Francis Menso stationed in Miami, Florida, to his girlfriend Selma M. Pooch of Jacksonville, Florida as well as 35 black and white photographs of pin-ups
Biographical or historical data
Francis J. Menso, bombardier and gunner, served in the United States Navy during World War II as part of the Navy Air Crew and with bombing squadron #4.
Cataloging source
GAP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Menso, Francis J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Guyse, Sheila
  • Horne, Lena
  • Menso, Francis J
  • Pooch, Selma M
  • Scott, Hazel
  • United States
  • United States
  • African American sailors
  • Bombardiers
  • Gunners, Aerial
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Francis J. Menso collection
Instantiates
Note
  • Collection number: 97-004
  • Cataloged by the Digital Library of Georgia as a part of Georgia HomePLACE: an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service and GALILEO
Arrangement
Arranged by type.
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in repository.
Extent
.5
Governing access note
There are no restrictions on the research use of this collection
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o58438474
  • (OCoLC)58438474
Terms governing use
Prior permission from the Research Library must be obtained in writing before any portion of this collection can be published or reproduced.
Type of unit
linear ft.
Label
Francis J. Menso collection
Note
  • Collection number: 97-004
  • Cataloged by the Digital Library of Georgia as a part of Georgia HomePLACE: an initiative of the Georgia Public Library Service and GALILEO
Arrangement
Arranged by type.
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in repository.
Extent
.5
Governing access note
There are no restrictions on the research use of this collection
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o58438474
  • (OCoLC)58438474
Terms governing use
Prior permission from the Research Library must be obtained in writing before any portion of this collection can be published or reproduced.
Type of unit
linear ft.

Library Locations

    • Auburn Avenue Research LibraryBorrow it
      101 Auburn Avenue NE, Atlanta, GA, 30303, US
      33.755227 -84.383897
Processing Feedback ...