Dr. Nicholas D. Saccone, D.D.S., Collection

Collection Guide


This collection includes various European travel documents from the mid-twentieth century, the primary audience being veterans touring Europe after World War II.
Nicholas D. Saccone, D.D.S.
Date Range
1940s - 1950s
1 box

Access and Use

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Preferred Citation

[Item Title], [Folder], [Box], Nicholas D. Saccone, D.D.S., Collection, McHugh Special Collections, The University of Scranton.


Administrative/Biographical History

Dr. Nicholas D. Saccone, D.D.S, was a member of the University of Scranton Class of 1943 and graduated from The University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 1944. As a captain in the Army Dental Corps, Dr. Saccone served with the 187th Medical Dispensary, Aviation, in the European theater, for which he was awarded the World War II Victory Medal, the Army of Occupation Medal and the Meritorious Service Unit Plaque. After the war, he attended the 1946 war trials in Nuremberg. After returning to Scranton, Dr. Saccone opened the private dental practice, which he operated for 52 years.

Scope and Content Note

This collection includes various European travel documents from the mid-twentieth century, the primary audience being veterans touring Europe after World War II.

System of Arrangement

This collection is arranged in 1 box.


  • Pamphlet: London issued by the British Council for British & Allied Visitors from Overseas.
  • Pamphlet: The Ideal Guide to London.
  • Pamphlet: London Pictorial Map.
  • Envelope: 1.
  • Pamphlet: Pictorial Plan of London.
  • Pamphlet: Authentic Map of London.
  • Envelope: 2.
  • Pamphlet: The new guide to Westminster Abbey.
  • Pamphlet: Westminster Abbey 6 post cards.
  • Envelope: 3.
  • Pamphlet: Westminster Cathedral.
  • Snapshots: Westminster Cathedral.
  • Pamphlet: Westminster memories.
  • Envelope: 4.
  • 10 post cards: Bruxelles, Brussel, Brussels.
  • Real Photos: Bruxelles, Brussel, Brussels.
  • Snapshots: Bruxelles, Brussel, Brussels.
  • Envelope: 5.
  • Photo cards: Paris by Night.
  • Photography's: 20 Paris.
  • Envelope: 6.
  • Map: Paris et la region Parisienne.
  • Pamphlet: Les Mervielles de Paris.
  • Envelope: 7.
  • 20 Photos: Notre Dame de Paris.
  • 4 Small Prints: Notre Dame de Paris.
  • Pamphlet: Une Visite a Notre-Dame.
  • Envelope: 8.
  • Pamphlet: Les Chroniques de Notre- Dame
  • Pamphlet: The Remarkable Relics of Notre-Dame Cathedral- Paris.
  • Envelope: 9.
  • Pamphlet: Berne.
  • Photos: Bern-Berne.
  • Photos: Luzern, Lucerne.
  • Envelope: 10.
  • Magazine: Die Schweiz La Suisse La Svizzera July 1946.
  • Pamphlet: Elite Information about Switzerland.
  • Envelope: 11.
  • Map: Winter Karte des Berchtesgadener Landes.
  • Book: Stadt Bern.
  • Pamphlet: The Electric Gothard Line.
  • Envelope: 12.
  • Magazine: Wage Heft August 1946.
  • Envelope: 12.
  • Pamphlet: Catacomb of St. Callistus.
  • 32 Photos: Roma.
  • 25 Photos: Vedute di Roma.
  • Envelope: 13.
  • Pamphlet: A Soldiers guide to Rome.
  • Sm. Book: The Vatican City Photo-guide with maps.
  • Envelope: 14.
  • Pamphlet: Vedvte di Romia.
  • Small Book: Ricordo di Roma Part II.
  • Envelope: 15.
  • Book of Pictures: Il Vaticano.
  • Envelope: 15.
  • Small Book: Illustrated Guide 1945 Salzburg.
  • Envelope: 16.
  • Christmas Book: Mary Christmas Greeting from Bavaria.
  • Envelope: 17.
  • 2 Copies 1 German & English: Schloss Linderhof.
  • Castle Linderhof and Konigshaus on the Schachen.
  • Envelope: 18.
  • Pamphlets: Salzburg, Berchtesgaden, Reichenhall.
  • Berghotel Predigtstuhl.
  • Garmisch Bavarian Winter Wonderland (2 copies).
  • Envelope: 19.
  • Post cards. Chiemsee mit Schloss
  • Photos: Huber-Serien Kreuzck
  • Envelope: 20.
  • Pamphlets: Berchtesgaden (2 copies).
  • Berchtesgaden (2 copies).
  • Hotel Berchtesgadener hof (2 copies).
  • Envelope: 21.
  • Italy:
  • Pamphlet: Manner of visiting and devoutly ascending The Holy Stairs.
  • Envelope: 22.
  • Pamphlet: Pianta Topograica Di Milano (2 copies).
  • 20 Photos: Milano.
  • Envelope: 23.
  • Small Book: Ricordo di Milano.
  • Envelope: 25.
  • Print Color: Last Supper-Milano.
  • Print Color: S Michele Cheisa dei cappuccini.
  • Envelope: 26.
  • Map: Pianta Di Roma.
  • Book: The Catacombs of St. Calixtus.
  • Envelope: 27.
  • Photo: Roma Cimitero dei Cappiccini 10x12 (2 copies).
  • Photo: Chiesa dei Cappuccini.
  • Envelope: 28.

Post Cards from WWII

  • Pisa-Il campanile
  • Stato Della Citta Del Vaticano
  • Pontifico Istituto di Archeologia Cristiana
  • State Della Ditta Del Vaticano
  • SS Puis XII
  • Stato Della Citta Del Vatincano
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificie: Raffaelo: Disputa del Sacremento
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificie: Raffaelo: Incendio di Borgo
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificie: Musei Vaticano, Scala elicoidle dell' ingresso
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificie: Raffaelo: Parnaso, Stana della Segnatura.
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificia: Micelangelo: la Sibilla Delfica, volta della Cappella Sistina.
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificia: Pinacoteca Vaticano, Sala di Melozzo
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificia: Santo Stefano distribuisece l'elemosina, Capplla di Nicolo V, Vacticano
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificia: Domenichino: La Comunione di San Girolamo, Pinacoteca Vaticana
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificia: Michelangelo: Gudizio Universale, Capella Sistina
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificia: Raffaelo: Madonna di Foligno, Pinacoteca Vaticana
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificia: Ingresso dei Musei Vaticani
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificia: Cappella Sistina
  • Monumenti Musei E Gallerie Pontificia: Cupola di San Pietro
  • Stato Della Citta Del Vaticano-museo di scultura- Augusta
  • Citta del Vaticana- Piarra e Basilica di S. Pietro
  • Stato Della Vitta Del Vaticano- Madonna col Bambino e. S. Giovannino
  • Grande Albergo Lido
  • Fotogrfia E. Songia-Milano-Corso 28 Ottobre
  • Stato Della Citta Del Vaticano Melozzo da FOrli- Angelo musicante
  • Ricordo Della Scala Santa-Roma
  • Catacombe S. Callisto
  • Roma- Cimitero dei Cappuccini
Italy cont.
  • Cataboms of St. Callistus- Baptism of the Lord
  • Fotografia E Songia: milano-corso Ottobre
  • Rome- The Tibre, bridge and castle St. Angello, St. Peter's
  • Stato Dela Citta Del Vaticano: Stanza di Eliodorno: the Mass of Bolsena (Swiss Guard)
  • Stato Dela Citta Del Vaticano: Pinacoteca Vaticana: Federigo barocci-Rest during the flight to Egypt
  • Stato Della Citta Del: Cappella Sistina: Sandro Botticelli-Scenes from the Life of Moses(daughters of Jethro)
  • Stato Della Citta Del Vaticano: Pinacoteca Vaticana: Melozzo da Forli-Six IV and Platina (Giuliano della Rovere)
  • Stato Della Citta Del Vaticano: Carlo Crivelli- The Virgin and Child
  • Stato Della Citta Del Vaticano: Raffaelo: The Tranfiguration (Christ)
  • Paris- Notre dame- Faeade-Pentures-Portaitl Central
  • Paris-Notre-Dame- Facade-Portailde gauche (Portail de la Vierge)
  • Paris-Notre-Dame-Portail lateral nord
  • Paris-Le Sacre- Coeur
  • Paris et Merveilles; La Tour Eiffel vue des jardins du palais de Chaillot
  • Paris -Notre-Dame: Facade- Pentures. Portail de Droite
  • Paris et Ses Merveilles 309 Chevaux de Marly avenue des Champs- Elysees et arc de triomphe de l'Etoile
  • Paris Notre-Dame Facade. Portail de Gauche
  • Paris -Notre-Dame -Facade. Iympan du Portail de gauche
  • Paris-Notre-Dame-Portail de Gauche- Groupe de Saints
  • Paris en Flanant: Panorama sur la Seine et la butte Montmartre (2 copies)
  • Paris Notre-Dame: Vierge du Portail de Gauche
  • L'Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel
  • Vue generale de Notre Dame
  • Notre-Dame et le parvis
  • La Tour Eiffel
  • Notre- Dame
  • Place de l'Opera
  • La tour Eiffel vue de l'avenue de Tokio
  • Place de l'Opera
  • Pont et place de la Concorde et Butte Montmartre
  • Arc de Triopmhe de l'Etoille et Avenue des Champs-Elysees
  • Perspective sur la place du Carrousel et le Louvre
France cont.
  • L'Arc de Triomphe
  • Place de la Concorde
  • Le Palais deChaillot
  • Vue ponoramique prise de Notre-Dame
  • Paris- Place de la Concorde
  • La Cite- Notre-Dame
  • Notre-Dame
  • The Altar, St. Andrew's Chapel, Westminster Cathedral, London
  • The Rood, Westminster Cathedral, London
  • General view (interior) Westminster Cathedral
  • Piccadilly Circus
  • Blessed Sacrament chapel, Westminster Cathedral, London
  • London Westminster Bridge
  • Chapel of St. George and English Martyrs, Westminster, London
  • The High Altar, Westminster, London
  • Lady Chapel, Westminster Cathedral, London
  • St. Patrick's Chapel, Westminster Cathedral, London
  • Hyde Park corner
  • London Buckingham Palace and Victoria Memorial
  • Piccadilly circus, London
  • London Spring in St. James Park
  • St. Gregory's Chapel, Westminster Cathedral, London
  • The Pulpit, Westminster Cathedral, London
  • Westminster Abbey and the Lincoln Statue
  • Buckingham palace and the Victoria memorial
  • London Westminster Abbey
  • The Houses of Parliament
  • Big Ben
  • The Altar, Holy Souls Chapel, Westminster Cathedral, London
  • London Marble Arch
  • Nelson's Column, Trafalgar Square, London
  • St. James Palace
  • Tower of London and Tower Bridge
  • London (2 copies)
  • Augsburg. Der goldene saal im Rathaus Augsburg. The Golden Hall in the Town Hall
  • Munich. The Castle of Nymphenburg, Mirror
  • Wuerburg, Cathedral
  • Nymphenburg near Munich. Amalienburg.
  • Wuerzburg, Church of st. Augustine
  • Basilika Vierzehnheiliigen
  • Pilgrim church "Wies" near Steingaden
  • Munich. American Red Cross Officers Club Riessersee gegen Zugpitze (2964m) und Grofser Waxenstein
  • Konigee
  • Kocnigssee (Royal Lake) near Berchtesgaden. The most beautiful of all German Lakes
  • Berchtesgaden with Watzmann Mountain (8150 ft.) "Whomever has not seen Berchtesgaden, has not seen Bavaria."
  • Cablecar to the Predigtstuhl (6000 ft.) Extraordinary view of the Berchtesgaden area (2 copies)
  • Rathaus in Munich. Built in the 19th cent., it is known today as the New Town Hall
  • Braunau on Inn. Hitler's Birth-place.
  • Oberammergau
Germany cont.
  • Nuernberg. The Castle
  • Germany's second highest mountain, the 8,900 foot Watzmann always brings to mind the year-round vacation town of Berchtesgaden.
  • Munich. Cathedral
  • Munich Residence
  • Alpengaststatte Hochlenzer gegen Untersberg und Berchtesgaden
  • Castle Neuschwanstein, erected by King Ludwig II 1869 (near Fuessen)
  • Lake Ressersee near Garmisch- Partenkirchen. Scene of 1939 Winter Olimpie's.
  • Church of our Lady in Munich.
  • Castle Hohenschwangau, erected by King Maximillian in the 19th century.
  • Wankgipfel (1780m) gegen Zugspitzgruppe
  • Kretzeckhaus
  • Hochalm (1705 m) gegen Wettersteinwand
  • Linderhof Castle near Oberammergau was built by Ludwig II in 1869
  • Blick von Hupfleit (1754 m) gegen Zugspitze (2964 m) and Hollental
  • Kreuzeck Mt. Panorama
  • Berchtesgaden, Marktplatz
  • Berchtesgaden
  • Cartolina Postale Leveleo Lap
  • Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Reliefansicht
  • Konig Ludwig II von Bayern
  • Lugano
  • Lugano Hotel Gothard- Teerminus Lugano col Monte Bre
  • Lugano, Fontana Bossi
  • Chiasso- Stazione Internazionale
  • Chiasso- Panorma
  • Chiasso. Stazione Internazionale
  • Lugano e Monte S. Salvatore
  • Luzern. Wagenbachbrunnen
  • Luzern. Lowendenkmal
  • Luzern. Hofkirche
  • Luzern and Pilatus
  • Luzern. Hofkirche and Rigi
  • Luzern. Bahnhof mit Kurst-und Kongresshaus
  • BernBasel Marktplatz
  • Berne, Le Palais du Parlement
  • Teilansicht mit Rathaus und munster
  • Berne. Entre du palais federal
  • Basel: Die drei Rheinbruchen und Munsterurip
  • Berne. Le Cathedral
  • Basel: Mittlere, Rheinbrucke u. Wettsteinbrucke
  • Berne. Marklgasse
  • Basel: Bundesbahnhof
  • Salzburg

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