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Bryan, Wright



  • Existence: 1905 - 1991

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Judge George Hillyer papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS906
Scope and Content This collection consists of the papers of the Hillyer family. It is divided into seven different series, keeping the papers of each individual in a separate series. Series I is Judge George Hillyer's materials, and it is divided into five subseries consisting of legal papers and court cases, publications, civic duty and railroads, speeches, and personal papers. Series II is of Judge Joseph W. Fields. Series III belonged to Junius Hillyer. Series IV is the correspondence of the Hillyer...
Dates: 1835-1985, undated

Wright Bryan World War II papers

Collection number: ahc.MSS914f
Scope and Content

This collection contains documents pertaining to Bryan's reporting on the Allied invasion of Normandy, France, on June 6, 1944. Materials include correspondence concerning his placements in the European theater of World War II, as well as newspaper clippings from the day of the invasion. Also included are personal documents such as an address book and notes. Of particular note is Bryan's contract with the United States Army, which authorized him to become a war correspondent.

Dates: 1943-1945, undated

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Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
Cotton -- Prices -- Mississippi 1
Cotton trade -- Confederate States of America 1
Cotton trade -- Mississippi 1
Floyd County (Ga.) -- History 1