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Frank Kress First World War correspondence

 Collection — Box: WWI 2, Folder: 18, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2015-077-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains 10 letters and six post cards from Private Frank Kress, American Expeditionary Force while stationed in Meadville, Pennsylvania during the First World War. These correspondence were written to his wife, Josephine Marchildon, located in Niagara Falls. The letters span 1916-1920. Topics include the weather, marriage, past visits with each other and general family happenings.

Dates

  • 1916 - 1920

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

0.08 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection contains correspondence from Pvt. Frank Kress, AEF to his wife Josephine Marchildon during the First World War.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Holly D. Vogel.

Title
Finding Aid for the Frank Kress First World War correspondence
Status
Completed
Author
Norm Lee
Date
06/17/2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Contact:
Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States