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Edwin G. Frick First World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWI 2, Folder: 6-15
Identifier: 2014-038-w-r

Content Description

This collection includes letters from Sergeant Edwin G. Frick, 132nd Artillery, United States Army during the First World War to his family and girlfriend, Elizabeth, from 1917 until his death in 1919. Most of his letters were written from France. Part of this correspondence includes letters that he received from Elizabeth.

Folder 1
  • 2 letters to family
  • 1 letter from Elizabeth to Mrs. Frick
  • 1 letter to Ed from Mary


Folder 2
  • 5 letters to family
  • 5 letters to Elizabeth
  • 1 letter to Ed from unknown


Folder 3
  • 10 letters to family
  • 9 postcards


Folder 4
  • 15 letters to family
  • 1 postcard


Folder 5
  • 7 letters to family


Folder 6
  • 9 letters to family


Folder 7
  • 1 letter from the Army
  • 5 letters to family
  • 1 letter to Ed from Elizabeth


Folder 8
  • 8 letters to family
  • 1 letter from Elizabeth


Folder 9
  • 4 envelopes addressed to Mrs. Frick
  • 1 letter from Elizabeth
  • 1 letter to Mrs. Frick from Edith R. Parrish
  • 1 letter to son from daddy (author or reciever unknown)
  • 3 letters from Ed
  • 1 history note about Federalists versus Anti-Federalists
  • 1 letter to Ed from Mary
  • 1 partial letter
  • 1 poem


Folder 10
  • 1 Justice J. Frick Discharge letter (removed from cloth binding stamped with Army seal)

Dates

  • 1917 August 21-1942 October 10
  • Majority of material found within 1917 August 21-1920 March 11

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

0.5 Linear Feet (10 folders)

Overview

This collection contains letters written by Sergeant Edwin G. Frick, United States Army. during the First World War.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged by author and then chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Shirley Meissner
Title
Finding Aid for the Edwin G. Frick First World War correspondence
Status
Completed
Author
Lauren Menges
Date
5/10/2016
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