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Guide to the Christian L. Gruen Letter MSS.2337

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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

February 2009

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-20T14:58-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

October 2010
Collection Title:

Christian L. Gruen Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.2337

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet (one letter)

Dates:

1918 July 30

Abstract:

A letter from Private Christian l. Gruen, written on 30 July 1918, to Miss Katie Gruen of Borden, Clark County, Indiana.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains a letter from Private Christian l. Gruen, written on 30 July 1918, to his sister Miss Katie Gruen of Borden, Clark County, Indiana. Gruen was a Private in Battery B, 70th Artillery, Company C of the American Expediationary Forces in France. He talks about friends, family and asks after the hay harvest.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Martha Bace, 2010

Acquisition Information:

donated by Wade Hall, 2006

Preferred Citation:

Christian L. Gruen Letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Biographical/Historical note

In 1918, Christian L. Gruen was a Private with the 70th Artillery C.A.C. in the American Expeditionary Forces in France.

Source(s)

World War, 1914-1918 (lcsh)

Letter Box SC0010 Folder 2337.01