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Guide to the Mrs. F.D. Ring Letter MSS.2151

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Author:

Finding aid prepared by Jamie Burke

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

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

September 2009

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-02-05T12:26-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Mrs. F.D. Ring Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.2151

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 linear foot 1 V-MAIL letter and envelope

Dates:

1945 June 27

Abstract:

V-Mail letter to Phillip Arthur Ward, a soldier in San Francisco, California, most likely in training. Relays general news from home: an upcoming vacation, health of friends, and fruits and vegetables growing in the garden. Appears to be a correspondence between mother and son.

creator

Ring, F.D., Mrs.

Preferred Citation:

Mrs. F.D. Ring Letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Scope and Contents note

Letter to Phillip Arthur Ward, a soldier in San Francisco, California, most likely in training. Relays general news from home - an upcoming vacation, health of friends, fruits/vegetables coming up in the garden. Appears to be a correspondence between mother and son.

Biographical/Historical note

Adult female from Trinway, Ohio, but writing from office in Gainesville, Ohio

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2008

Processing Information:

Processing Information note

Processed by Allison Winston, August 2008; Donnelly Walton, 2009

Mrs. F.D. Ring Letter Box SC0009 Folder 2151