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John Carter unknown American soldier First World War correspondence collection

 Collection — Box: WWI 5, Folder: 29, Folder: 1
Identifier: 2014-068-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains one letter from an unknown soldier writing to his sister and family during the First World War. The letter is dated January 26, 1919 and was sent from Vallendar, Germany. It was written on American Expeditionary Forces stationery and the back of the letter contains a sketch of the soldier. It was donated by John Carter.

Dates

  • 1919 January 26

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

0.02 Linear Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection contains one letter from an unknown American solider during the First World War.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of John Carter. Legacy collection from Andrew Carroll.
Title
Finding Aid for the John Carter unknown American soldier First World War correspondence collection
Status
Completed
Author
Lauren Menges
Date
12/20/2016
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