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Robert E. Wilkinson First World War postcards

 Collection — Box: WWI 3, Folder: 3
Identifier: 2016-047-w-r

Content Description

This collection contains 33 postcards from Robert E. Wilkinson primarily depicting locations around France during the First World War. 23 of the postcards are blank or are signed "From Joseph." Eight postcards have brief notes written by Joseph, but they do not have a salutation. They also lack postmarks indicating the postcards were never sent through the mail. Two postcards are written in French and one seems to be signed by a "Marie."


  • 1918

Language of Materials

This collection contains two postcards written in French.

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.


0.025 Linear Feet (1 folder)


This collection contains postcards from Robert E. Wilkinson during the First World War.


This collection is arranged by material type.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Robert E. Wilkinson. Legacy collection from Andrew Carroll.

Finding Aid for the Robert E. Wilkinson First World War postcards
Lauren Menges
September 20, 2017
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Repository Details

Part of the Center for American War Letters Archives Repository

Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange CA 92866 United States