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Creator:Beebe, Anna
Title:Anna Beebe papers
Date(s):1906-1919
Call No:MSS 0134
Abstract:The Anna Beebe papers consist of a collection of letters written to Delaware native and teacher Anna Beebe (circa 1898-1990) during the period 1906-1919.
Subjects:World War, 1914-1918 | Delaware--History--20th century
Creator:Simonton, Fagan Hull, 1894-1983
Title:Fagan H. Simonton World War I letters to Mrs. W. A. Simonton
Date(s):1918-1919
Call No:MSS 0098, F0128
Abstract:These twelve letters were written by Delawarean Fagan H. Simonton to his mother, Mrs. W. A. (Hettie) Simonton, who resided in Wilmington, Delaware, during his service in the U.S. Army[...] during the first World War. The letters, which date from June 1918 to May 1919, document the experiences of training and embarkment from Camp Meade to France. With references to trenches, gas "the flu," and the armistice, the letters Simonton's experiences in Europe during America's late entrance to the Great War and the period of occupation following the cessation of hostilities.
Subjects:World War, 1914-1918 | France--History--20th century
Creator:Black family
Title:Black family papers
Date(s):1889-1982
Call No:MSS 0249
Abstract:The Black Family Papers contain 174 items, including letters, greeting cards, postcards, telegrams, pamphlets, programs, photographs, and diaries pertaining to Helen Black Stewart, Lynam Stewart and other members of the[...] Black Family. The papers span the dates 1889-1982, with the bulk of the material dating from 1917-1919 when Willard Black, Helen Black's brother, served in World War I.
Subjects:World War, 1914-1918 | Delaware--History--20th century