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Jim Gillcrist First World War correspondence

 Unprocessed Material — Box: Copies 1
Identifier: 2014-132-wc

Content Description

This collection contains photocopies of two correspondence written by Jim Gillcrist to his friend, Charlie (also addressed as "Egg") during the First World War. Gillcrist wrote from France and in in one of his letters he described France's railroads due to his job before enlisting. Gillcrist was a New York Central telegrapher before enlistment.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Provenance

Gift of Dan Gillcrist

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1918

Extent

0.025 Linear Feet (1 envelope)

Inventory

2 correspondence, personal, photocopy 1918