SQ 2016 - John Smith
MetadataShow full item record
SubjectArtifacts; Homefront; Own Memories; Propaganda; North East, Maryland; War Bonds; Scrap Drives; Edward Murrow; V-J Day
John Smith, born in 1930, lived in North East, Maryland during the war. His mother owned a boardinghouse that housed many workers from war-related industries, including munitions plants and construction workers. He talks about his experiences living in this boardinghouse, and discusses many ways North East and nearby Elkton had changed due to the war. He also discusses his work as a butcher in a grocery store, discusses rationing and his business as scrap metal salesperson, and discusses his various artifacts from the war. He also talks extensively about propaganda and its extensiveness and effectiveness.
John Smith discusses his mother's boardinghouse and its boarders, discusses the war industries near North East, Maryland, and discusses how the war changed the town. He also talks about rationing and selling scrap metal collecting, and discusses various artifacts he has collected: these include multiple newspapers, a letter to a nearby factory, and multiple propaganda pieces from the war.
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
Smith, Jennifer Mary; Smith, Christopher Jason (2008-02-06)The effects of sleep deprivation on college students were investigated in regards to mood, memory and learning, cravings, and the body’s response to this form of stress. The study was run on three separate occasions. In ...
Effects of repeated mild traumatic brain injuries on amyloid precursor protein and tau protein levels in adult and aged mice Smith, Jessica Nicole (2009-10-19)This study was designed to examine the link between traumatic brain injury (TBI) and Alzheimer's disease (AD) by observing the effect of repeated mild TBIs on APP and tau protein levels in adult and aged mice. The injured ...
Smith, Reno (2011)Toll Brothers, Inc. is a Horsham, Pennsylvania headquartered homebuilding firm. Toll Brothers offers luxury homes across the country in twenty states. This firm has pioneered luxury homebuilding techniques that enable the ...