Donna Ellett Oral History Interview


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Donna Ellett Oral History Interview
Donna Ellett Oral History Interview
Florida Gulf Coast University
February 26 2018
In this oral history, Donna reflects on her childhood, including the day-to-day consequences of 
and responses to the World War II. She remembers rationing and her school having newspaper drives to help the war effort. Donna further recalls feeling like she was in a “cocoon” as a child, and that her parents tried to keep from talking to her and her brother about the war. 
52m 6s
Donna Ellett, Interview, National Home Front Project, Washington College, Chestertown Maryland.
Interview was recorded by Karla Pulido through Florida Gulf Coast University for the Starr Center of the American Experience National Homefront Project.
Fort Myers, Lee, Florida, United States, NA [26.62168,-81.84059] [id:4155995]Dearborn, Wayne, Michigan, United States, NA [42.32226,-83.17631] [id:4990510]