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Joseph J. Bernius Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2009.024

Scope and Contents

World War II Scrapbook of Corporal Joseph J. Bernius, Company B, 591st Engineer Boat Regiment, covering the years 1942 through 1944. This extensive scrapbook consists predominantly of photographs. Also included are postcards, currency, and examples of English regimental insignia. Places covered according to entries on the second page include Scotland, England, North Africa, and Italy.

Dates

  • 1942-1944

Language of Materials

English.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use

Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Curator of Manuscripts and Rare Books, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet : 1 volume

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase. 2009.
Title
Guide to the Joseph J. Bernius Scrapbook
Subtitle
Bernius, Joseph J. Scrapbook
Author
SCC Staff
Date
2009
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository

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