Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

The Golden Book

image number:

P0024165

description:

This Golden Book records the names of all 11,848 Indiana University alumni who served throughout the Second World War. The book was dedicated by President Wells on March 9. The book also contains the names of over 10,000 alumni and friends of the university who contributed money to the three memorial buildings on campus (the Indiana Memorial Union, Memorial Stadium, and Memorial Hall).

This image appears in the March 1944 Indiana Alumni Magazine, page 5.

date taken:

1944 March 10

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 50 ?

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

7011

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Mullan, William E. A.

personal name:

Whiting, Richard A.

personal name:

Wells, Herman B

personal name:

Sioma, Mitchell

personal name:

Barnhart, Guinevere

personal name:

Shoemaker, Raymond L.

location of individuals:

(l to r) Captain William E. A. Mullan, Pfc. Richard A. Whiting, Herman B Wells, Corporal Mitchell Sioma, Ensign Guinevere Barnhart, Colonel Raymond L. Shoemaker

building name:

Indiana Memorial Union (Union Building)

corporate name:

Military Department

corporate name:

Navy, United States

corporate name:

Naval Training School

corporate name:

Army, United States

corporate name:

WAVES

topic:

College administrators

topic:

Women

topic:

Soldiers

topic:

Sailors

topic:

Honor

topic:

Military leadership

topic:

World War II

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Union

folder:

General