Allen Benedict First World War correspondence
Scope and Contents
This collection contains letters written by Sergeant Allen Benedict, United States Army to Finetta Benedict (his sister), his mother, and the rest of his family during and after the First World War. He wrote while serving with the 47th Regiment T.C. and the correspondence 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.
- Creation: 1918 May - 1919 February 9
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This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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0.025 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Language of Materials
This collection contains correspondence and photographs of Sgt. Allen Benedict, USA during the First World War.
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Lillian Wojcik
- Finding Aid for Allen Benedict First World War correspondence
- Daniel Levy
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