USO Troops-in-Transit Committee
Dates: 1942-1946
Accession Number: 830824A
Donor: Unknown
Description: Four file folders in a document case

Content and Scope of Collection

The collection contains all minutes, reports, financial records and correspondence of the Troops-in-Transit Committee of the U. S. O. (United Service Organization, Inc.) in Terre Haute.

This committee served as a board of directors of a volunteer group that provided two lounges for traveling servicemen during World War II: one at Union Railroad Station, and Wimer Lounge, adjacent to the bus terminal at 6th and Cherry Streets.

Document Case





Folder 1

Minutes and correspondence

July 10, 1942-Nov. 24, 1942




Folder 2

Minutes and correspondence

Dec. 7, 1942-April 9, 1943




Folder 3

Minutes and correspondence

April 9, 1943-Sept. 2, 1944




Folder 4

Minutes and correspondence

Oct. 6, 1944-July 1, 1946