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Guide to the Robert K. Webb Letter MSS.1967

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

2007

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-01-03T10:53-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

April 2008; January 2012 Revised by Rachel Rumstay, 2008; and Martha Bace, 2012
Collection Title:

Robert K. Webb Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.1967

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (1 letter, 3 pages)

Dates:

1945 May 20

Abstract:

A letter written from S/Sgt. Robert K. Webb to Mr. Howard Robinson of Oberlin, Ohio, describing cutting bamboo in the Philippines as well as a course in American government he will be teaching while stationed there.

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of one letter written by S/Sgt. Robert K. Webb on May 20, 1945 to Mr. Howard Robinson of Oberlin, Ohio. In it, Webb describes cutting bamboo in the Philippines as well as a course in American government he will be teaching while there. He also talks about his future plans for graduate school.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Martha Bace, 2007

Preferred Citation:

Robert K. Webb Letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2005

Biographical/Historical note

Robert K. Webb was a Staff Sergeant stationed in the Philippine Islands during World War II.

Letter Box SC0001 Folder 1967.01