Library Holdings

THE MISSION OF THE George C. Marshall Research Library is to collect, preserve, and make available to scholars a documented record of the life and public service career of George Catlett Marshall. That mission includes a variety of military and diplomatic history issues between the years 1900 and 1960. The Research Library’s main holding is the George C. Marshall Papers.

Photographs from the archives can now be viewed and purchased on the Marshall Foundation’s SmugMug site: https://marshallfoundation.smugmug.com/

Holdings

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Collections

Browse an alphabetical list of all the collections.
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Posters

View over 800 World War I and II posters.
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Photographs

An extensive collection from Marshall’s career.
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Digital Documents

Digitized documents from selected collections.

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Maps

Search over 2,000 maps from World War I and II.
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Subject Guides

Research subject guides containing primary sources.
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Microfilm

Over 700 rolls of microfilm for research.
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Audio/Video

Files referencing all aspects of Marshall’s career.
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Oral Histories

Series of recorded interviews with Marshall and associates.

Sometime in 1968, C. W. Bowman took care of a young Vietnamese boy. He picked him up off the streets in Saigon during the Tet offensive (January-September of 1968). The boy’s family had been killed and he was living on the street. Charles Bowman bought him a uniform and fed him at the Company area.


Scene along country road in northern France.

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A wheat field in France.

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Factory under construction in northern France.

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Wheat field in France.

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Wheat field in northern France. In the background, coal mine and huge slag heap.

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Full coal cars in northern French coal mine.

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Construction of exhibit barges and trailers for the mobile caravan exhibit prepared by the Visual Information Unit of the Information Division, ECA/OSR, Paris.

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Scene along the road in northern France.

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Construction of exhibit barges and trailers for the mobile caravan exhibit prepared by the Visual Information Unit of the Information Division, ECA/OSR, Paris.

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Research Support

The library is open Monday – Friday
9:00 am – 4:30 pm.

Please contact the Director of Library and Archives, Jeffery Kozak, at 540-463-7103 x 122 or send an email.

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COLLECTIONS

Because of the roles played by their subjectthe Marshall Papers are particularly valuable sources for the study of political and military decisions made during this era. George C. Marshall was Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army; Special Ambassador seeking to mediate the civil war in China; Secretary of State; and Secretary of Defense.

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The Marshall Papers
COLLECTIONS

The William F. Friedman Collection documents the career of a pioneer in the field of modern cryptology who many experts consider to be the greatest of all time. Read More ...

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DIGITAL COLLECTIONS

The 100th Infantry Division, during its months of combat in Northeastern France and Western Germany, liberated or captured over 400 towns.Read More ...

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