Helen Mae Shufelt Chindgren papers, 1943-1945  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Chindgren, Helen Mae Shufelt, 1916-2010
Title
Helen Mae Shufelt Chindgren papers
Dates
1943-1945 (inclusive)
Quantity
3 boxes, (1 linear feet)
Collection Number
ACCN 2618
Summary
The Helen Mae Shufelt Chindgren papers (1943-1945) consists of correspondence, news clippings, and personal materials which pertain to Shufelt's service in the Women's (Auxiliary) Army Corps, W(A)AC.
Repository
University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library
University of Utah
295 South 1500 East
Salt Lake City, UT
84112-0860
Telephone: 801-581-8863
special@library.utah.edu
Access Restrictions

Twenty-four hour advanced notice encouraged. Materials must be used on-site. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Helen S. Chindgren, 1916-2010, served in the Women's (Auxiliary) Army Corps during World War II and received many decorations and metals. She was active in women's clubs and President of the Audubon Society for about 20 years. She married Carl Julius Chindgren in 1446 after a brief courtship of four weeks and they were married for 63 years.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The Helen Mae Shufelt Chindgren papers consists of correspondence, news clippings, and personal materials which pertain to Shufelt's service in the Women's (Auxiliary) Army Corps, W(A)AC

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

The library does not claim to control copyright for all materials in the collection. An individual depicted in a reproduction has privacy rights as outlined in Title 45 CFR, part 46 (Protection of Human Subjects). For further information, please review the J. Willard Marriott Library’s Use Agreement and Reproduction Request forms.

Preferred Citation

Collection Name, Collection Number, Box Number, Folder Number. Special Collections, J. Willard Marriott Library, The University of Utah.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

Donated by Joe Carter in 2011.

Processing Note

Processed by Emma McFarland in 2011.


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

General materialsReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Box
1
Correspondence
1943
2
Correspondence
1944-1945
Folder
3 1
Identification Cards
3 2
War Savings Bond Form
1943
3 3
Camp and Training Materials
Contains materials pertaining to Camp Crowder, Missouri and the Third Women's Army Auxilary Corps Training Center, Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia.
3 4
War Department Pamphlets
3 5
Writings
3 6
WACTIONl Newsletter
1943-1944
3 7
IIIth R.I. Static Newsletter
1943
3 8
Programs and invitations
1943-1944
3 9
General materials
3 10
Notes
3 11
News Clippings
1943

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Personal Names

  • Chindgren, Helen Mae Shufelt, 1916-2010--Archives

Corporate Names

  • United States. Army. Women's Army Auxiliary Corps

Form or Genre Terms

  • Clippings
  • Correspondence