We would be honored and delighted to receive personal letters, diaries, photographs, memoirs, military records, and artifacts, etc., from the World War II era. If you are unclear if we can accept an item, please e-mail or call us at 850-644-9033. If you are interested in donating to the Institute, please download the “Deed of Gift.” You will need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to open them up.
Once the Deed of Gift is downloaded and opened, you can fill out the form on the computer. When the form is completely filled out, please print it and send the form to the address below along with the donated memorabilia. If you are mailing your memorabilia some other way than USPS (i.e., FedEx or UPS), then do not include PO Box 3062200 in the address.
Institute on World War II & the Human Experience
Florida State University
401 Bellamy Bldg.
113 Collegiate Loop
PO Box 3062200
Tallahassee, FL 32306-2200
If you are unable to download any of the forms and would like an Information Packet mailed to you or someone else, you can e-mail, call 850-644-9033 or write to the above address to request an Info Packet. If you email the Institute on WWII, please put in the subject line “Info Packet Request.”
Also, we have a Veteran/Home Front Questionnaire that we would like filled out and included with your donated memorabilia.
Thank you for assisting us in preserving the legacy of the World War II generation!