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Guide to the Alice M. Kuntz Letter MSS.3014

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Author:

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

October 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-27T13:57-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Alice M. Kunz Letter

Unit ID:

MSS.3014

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1967 October 26

Abstract:

A letter from Alice M. Kunz to Jeanne Marsolek of Isabella, Minnesota about Alice's Peace Corps work as a librarian and English teacher in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Preferred Citation:

Alice M. Kunz 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.

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains a letter from Alice M. Kunz, a member of the Peace Corps stationed in Kabul, Afghanistan, to Jeanne Marsolek of Isabella, Minnesota. Alice writes about her work as an English teacher in Afghanistan. She describes her vacation through Pakistan, Nepal and India. She ends with family news and mentions that one of her brothers, who is in the Air Force, is due to be sent to Vietnam, but that he has been very ill with a "lung sickness" and so hopes he won't be sent.

Biographical/Historical note

In 1967, Alice M. Kunz was serving in the Peace Corps in Kabul, Afghanistan.

Letter Box SC0049 Folder 3014.1