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WWII Combat Artist Ed Reep’s Family Donates Hundreds of Letters and Original Art Pieces to Chapman University Letters and art by WWII veteran Ed Reep were donated to Chapman University’s Center for American War Letters and the Hilbert Museum of California Art.
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DAILY POST: New Mexico Woman Donates 250 War Time Letters to The Center for American War Letters
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WASHINGTON POST: ‘Dearest Sweetheart’: The passion and poignancy of wartime love letters ANDREW CARROLL, founding director of the Center for American War Letters at Chapman, featured about the center’s work in preserving stories of love during times of war.
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StoryCorps: How a House Fire Led to a Mission to Save the World’s War Letters Chapman University's Andrew Carroll, founder of the Center for American War Letters, shares the impact of war letters in StoryCorps interview.
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Poet Carolyn Forché on shaping our humanity in a harsh world
Archive Dive: A wartime 4th of July in 1898 In Chapman University's War Letters Archives, soldier records history as he woos
Annette Bening to star in Chapman University’s production of If All the Sky Were Paper, June 7
Finding humanity in the digital process A graduate student reflects on the surprising discoveries made transcribing 'threads of time' from soldiers' lives
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‘They’re part of my dad’ One family's forgotten World War II letters find a new home in Chapman's historical archive
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V-J Day’s 70th anniversary commemorated at Leatherby Libraries Exhibit of war letters continues through Nov. 12
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Center for American War Letters awarded NEH grant to jump-start digital access