Jefferson Barracks Hub

Accession Number:  MA 99:05
Location:  Manuscript stacks, row 12
Dates:  1941 - 1944
Size:  1 box
Creator/Collector:  Unknown
Acquisition info:  Unknown
Accruals:  No accruals expected
Custodial history:  Collection created in Special Collections on August 12, 1999
Language:  English
Processed by:  Jean Gosebrink, 1999; Sarah Cain, October 2014
Conservation notes: Issues placed in an archival box. Buffered tissue placed between volumes.
Scope and Content: The Jefferson Barracks Hub, also known as the HUB, was published by the U.S. Army Reserves and was an “Official publication of the Air Corps Replacement Training Center, Jefferson Barracks, Mo.” The collection houses an incomplete run of volumes 1 through 4 from Dec. 12, 1941 to April 30, 1944 (v. 1, no. 36-v. 4, no. 18). Volume 4 is complete and volume 3 is missing four issues.
Arrangement:  Chronological
Restrictions:  Copyright
Remarks: Jean Gosebrink accession number Ge-411.
Selwyn Pepper was the editor for the Jefferson Barracks Hub in 1941 and 1942 while serving in the U. S. Armed Forces as a sergeant. Pepper later became a St. Louis Post-Dispatch reporter and then editor. The Media Archives contains a small amount of Pepper’s papers as well as an oral history recording. The majority of Peppers papers are held at The State Historical Society of Missouri.

Jefferson Barracks Hub
1941 - 1944
1 flat Hollinger; 1.5 cu. ft.

Box/Folder Description
 1/1  Finding aid
 1/-  Volume 1. No. 36 (Saturday, December 20, 1941)
 1/-  Volume 2. Nos. 32, 39, 42, 46-47, 49-52 (Saturday, August 8, 1942 - Saturday, December 26, 1942)
 1/-  Volume 3. Nos. 1-26, 28-29, 31, 34-52 (Saturday, January 2, 1943 - Thursday, December 3, 1943)
 1/-  Volume 4. Nos. 1-18 (Saturday, January 1, 1944 -Sunday, April 30, 1944)
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