Lindstadt brothers First World War correspondence
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This collection contains 82 letters written by Varnie Lindstadt and Robert Lindstadt during the First World War. They wrote to family, specifically to their sister Clara, a third brother Elmer, and to their mother Sophia. Also included in the collection are letters by several other soldiers writing to members of the Lindstadt family.
Some of the authors in this collection are connected with some of the authors in ACC# 2014.032.w "Dorothy Hornberger First World War Correspondence" Some of them were possibly friends.
- 1917 December 4 - 1919 April 19
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Biographical / Historical
Varnie Lindstadt served with Company A, 339th Field Artillery, American Expeditionaty Force and Robert Lindstadt served with Company E, 33rd Engineers, American Expeditionary Force. They both served overseas in England and France.
0.2 Linear Feet (3 folders)
Language of Materials
The collection contains the correspondence of Varnie and Robert Lindstadt, USA, during the First World War.
This collection has been arranged by author and date.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Scott Glemby. Legacy collection from Andrew Carroll.
- Basic training (Military education) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Correspondence -- World War, 1914-1918 Subject Source: Local sources
- Military training camps Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- United States. -- Army. -- Field Artillery Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War (1914-1918) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War (1914-1918) -- England Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- World War (1914-1918) -- France Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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