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Wes Davidson Second World War v-mail

 Collection — Box: WWII 6, Folder: 10-12
Identifier: 2014-102-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains V-mail written by Sgt. Wes Davidson, USA, to his sweetheart, Peggy Smith, during the Second World War. Davidson served in Company F of the 185th Infantry Regiment. In Davidson's V-mail, he writes about his daily activities on a military base (base unknown).

Also included is a condensed version of Andrew Carroll's book "War Letters" and a newspaper clipping about a woman in search of someone to give her Second World War letters to.

Inventory: 65 V-mail, personal 1942-1943 -- 1 booklet -- 1 newspaper clipping

Dates

  • 1942 September 4-1943 January 9

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

0.1 Linear Feet (3 folders)

Overview

This collection contains V-mail written by Sgt. Wes Davidson, USA, to his sweetheart, Peggy Smith, during the Second World War.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by material type.

Series 1. V-mail from Wes Davidson -- Series 2. Booklet and newspaper clipping

Physical Location

Leatherby Libraries

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Nan Williams
Title
Finding Aid for Wes Davidson Second World War v-mail
Status
Completed
Author
John Encarnacion
Date
6/2/2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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