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Guide to the Howard L. Cash Letters MSS.3028

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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

October 2010

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-04T14:09-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Howard L. Cash Letters

Unit ID:

MSS.3028

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.1 Linear feet

Dates:

1941-1944

Abstract:

Letters from Sargeant Howard L. Cash to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. T. P. Cash of Princeton, Kentucky, while he was stationed in England, France and Czechoslovakia. There is also a V-Mail letter from Bill, a nephew of the Cash's and a bill of sale for a 1941 Plymoth P11.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains letters from Sargeant Howard L. Cash to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. T. P. Cash of Princeton, Kentucky, while he was stationed in England, France and Czechoslovakia. The letters (including two V-Mail letters) ask about friends and family as well as for candy bars and cigarettes.

There is also a V-Mail letter from Bill, a nephew of the Cash's and a bill of sale for a 1941 Plymoth P11.

Biographical/Historical note

Howard L. Cash was a sargeant in the United States Army during World War Two and was stationed in England, France and Czechoslovakia. His parents, Mr and Mrs. T. P. Cash, lived in Princeton, Kentucky.

Preferred Citation:

Howard L. Cash Letters, W. S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Processing Information:

Processed by

Martha Bace, 2010

Acquisition Information:

gift of Wade Hall, 2008

Howard L. Cash Letters Box SC0041 Folder 3028.1