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Guide to the Forrest Neumeyer Letter MSS.2933

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Finding aid prepared by Lydia Wommack

Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

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

September 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-09-27T16:23-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Forrest Neumeyer Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.2933

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1919 February 11

Abstract:

A letter, written on Y.M.C.A. stationary, from Forrest Neumeyer, a soldier in the American Expeditionary Forces, to Ruth Frantz of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, about the rainy and cold conditions overseas.

Preferred Citation:

Forrest Neumeyer Letter, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of Wade Hall, 2006.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Lydia Wommack, 2010.

Biographical/Historical note

In 1919, Forrest Neumeyer was a soldier in the American Expeditionary Forces. The AEF were sent to Europe during World War One to fight alongside the British and French.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains a letter, written on Y.M.C.A. stationary, from Forrest Neumeyer, a soldier in the American Expeditionary Forces, to Ruth Frantz of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, about the rainy and cold conditions overseas. He tells her that the troops have been told they will soon receive leave to England and Nice, France.

Source(s)

World War, 1914-1918 (lcsh)

Letter Box SC0035 Folder 2933.1