David Prine papers

David Prine papers

Dates: 1933-1951

Sketches of the layout of Adolph Hitler's retreat at Berchtesgaden, certificates, newspaper clippings, German postage stamps depicting Adolph Hitler, and a map of the United States Army's 13th Armored Division depicting its movements through France and Germany from 1944 to 1945. Also included are microfilmed copies of the materials in the collection including the photographs transferred to photoarchives. Also with the collection is a small Nazi flag, a certificate making Hitler and honorary citizien of Buchen [Odenwald], a Nazi medal, and a plate.

  • Extent: 2 boxes
  • Creator: Prine, David
  • Call Number: MSS 1827
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
Materials are in English.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1827; Papers; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1827, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Donated; David Prine; 1977.
Subject Terms
Hitler, Aldolf, 1889-1945; Berchtesgaden (Germany)--History--Sources; Germany--History--1933-1945--Sources; Material Types; Military; Military decorations--Germany--History--Sources; Politics, Government, and Law; Publications; Soldiers--United States--History--Sources; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France--Maps; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Germany--Maps
Genre / Form
Maps; Newspapers; Sketches
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West and LDS cultural, social, and religious history (20th century Western & Mormon Manuscripts collection development policy, 5.VII, 2007).
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Finding Aid Title
Prine (David) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-02-28T10:26-0700
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Biographical History

Sergeant in the United States Army and assistant to the adjutant-general at Gen. MacArthur's Tokyo headquarters following World War II.

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