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Correspondence

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: Series 1

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection of correspondence and maps by World War I United States Army Officer Marvin Kemery describes the emotions and environment in which he served. Private Marvin E. Kemery, Fourth Army, 37th Division, 135th Field Artillery Regiment wrote home on a weekly basis. His letters discuss training and service overseas. This collection includes 45 letters with envelopes, two felt caps, one army patch and a eight maps.

Dates

  • Created: 1914 - 1919
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1918
  • Other: Date acquired: 08/03/2007

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are available for supervised use in the Special Collections reading room during regular hours or by appointment. Users are required to complete a registration form and to comply with regulations governing use. Research assistance may be available but please email or phone first to set up an appointment. Photocopies or electronic copies of material in the collections may be provided within copyright limits but may not be ready immediately. In addition, selected materials are digitized and available electronically through the Digital Library.

Extent

From the Collection: 2.00 Linear Feet

From the Collection: 2 boxes and 1 map folder other_unmapped

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Florida Atlantic University Libraries Repository

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