Mr. Borchert was an engineer who worked on the Manhattan Project in Chicago during WWII. He was an employee of Houdaille-Hershey. Collection consists mainly of newspapers and clippings concerning the development of atomic energy, the bomb, etc. Also memos, certificates, and items relating to auxiliary fireman.
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Special Collections, Morrow Library
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Leslie Carl Borchert Papers, 1942-1954, Accession No. 1979/05.0254, Special Collections Department, Marshall University, Huntington, WV.