• Call Number: C1531_c9
    Container: Box B-000788 Folder 8

War Correspondent Dog Tags, Pins, and Badges

1 folder

This collection is stored at Firestone Library.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Accession Number: AM 2017-76

Collection Creator: Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections..

Dates: circa 1936-1967.

Located In: Box B-000788 Folder 8;

Extent: 1 folder

Languages: English.

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Description

Consists of a set of dog tags, fifteen pins, and a cloth badge from Gellhorn's career as a war correspondent, primarily from the Spanish Civil War and World War II, including dog tags from her time as a war correspondent for Collier's Magazine during World War II, which are embossed "Martha G. Hemingway / War Correspondent / Colliers Magazine;" her United States War Correspondent's badge; a "¡No pasarán!" pin from the Spanish Civil War; a United States Armed Forces Parachutist Badge with four stars affixed to it; along with other pins and military pips from Great Britain, the Middle East, and Russia.

Preferred Citation

War Correspondent Dog Tags, Pins, and Badges; circa 1936-1967; Princeton University Library Collection of Martha Gellhorn Materials, Box B-000788 Folder 8; Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.


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