New York State Modern Political Archive: apap342
Bender, Irwin F., Sr. (Shortwave radio monitor)
.4 cubic ft.
The Violet and Irwin F. Bender, Sr. Papers document the Pennsylvania couple’s shortwave radio monitoring and subsequent correspondence about prisoners of war during World War II. The papers also contain correspondence about Axis Sally, an American radio broadcaster who was working for the Third Reich during the war and was later tried and convicted of treason in the United States.