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Donald G. Lester Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1990.14

Scope and Contents

The Donald G. Lester Collection contains a number of photographs of Donald G. and Hugh C. Lester during World War II.

Dates

  • Circa 1990

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Biographical / Historical

Donald Gordon Lester was born on April 23rd, 1920 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His parents were Hugh W. and Helen C. Lester, and his siblings were Hugh, Carol, and Mary Lester. His family moved to Fort Lauderdale, Florida in 1925 due to his father's declining health. He and his older brother served in World War II. He became a professor of History and Political Science at Middle Georgia College in Cochran, Georgia. He passed away on April 8th, 1996.

Extent

1 Flat File

Language of Materials

English

Processing Information

This collection received container level processing. This finding aid may be updated to reflect new descriptions as well as acquisitions to the collection.

Title
Donald G. Lester Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Julian McNeill
Date
July 2021
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for uncoded script

Repository Details

Part of the Broward County Historical Archives Repository

Contact:
100 S Andrews Avenue
Fort Lauderdale Florida 33301 United States
954-357-7444