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Allen Benedict First World War Correspondence

 Collection — Carton: WWI 1, Folder: 21
Identifier: 2014-041-w-r
This collection contains letters written by Sergeant Allen Benedict to Finetta Benedict (his sister), his mother, and the rest of his family from 1918 and 1919. They generally mention that he misses them and he gives brief descriptions of how he is doing and what the conditions are like for him. The collection includes three postcards, one correspondence, a booklet of service stamps with five remaining, and one photograph which is a portrait of Benedict in uniform. A typed and annotated transcript and letter from the donor are also included.

Dates

  • 1918 - 1919

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions. For further copyright information, please contact the archivist.

Extent

0.025 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Overview

Correspondence and photographs of Sergeant Allen Benedict of his time serving in the 47th Regiment T.C. in the U.S. Army during World War One.

Arrangement

All contents housed in one folder in chronological order, when possible.

Physical Location

Leatherby Libraries

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lillian Wojcik
Title
Finding Aid for Allen Benedict First World War Correspondence
Status
completed
Author
Daniel Levy
Date
9/29/2014
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Contact:
Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States