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Stanislaus Borkowski First World War correspondence

 Collection — Carton: WWII 2, Folder: 37
Identifier: 2015-027-w-r
This collection contains two correspondence written by Pvt. Stanislaus Borkowski, USA to his family during the First World War.

2 letters, personal, Aug. - Sept. 1918.

Of particular note: in one letter, he writes about the possibility of him dying but says he would rather die in the service of this "good cause" because it is "better than going 'west' naturally because when doing so one passes out with out any one benifitting by the demise."

Dates

  • 1918-08 - 1918-09

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

This collection contains two correspondence written by Private Stanislaus Borkowski, United States Army to his family while serving in the American Expeditionary Force during the First World War.

Physical Location

Leatherby Libraries.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Joanne Dzengielewski.
Title
Finding Aid for the Stanislaus Borkowski First World War correspondence
Status
completed
Author
Andrew Harman
Date
6/9/2016
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