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Amos V. Todd WWI ephemera, 1917-1919

 Collection
Identifier: 1992-007

Scope and Contents

The Amos Todd ephemera consists of a group photo of the members of the Ambulance Company 167, 117th Sanitary Train, 42nd (Rainbow) Division, American Expedition Forces; a framed photographic reproduction of the officers and crew of the US Transport Mount Vernon; and the Roster of the Ambulance Company 167, 117th Sanitary Train, 42nd (Rainbow) Division, American Expeditionary Forces.

Dates

  • 1917 - 1919

Creator

Language

These materials are in English.

Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished photographs may be under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.

Biographical / Historical

Amos V. Todd was a Tulsa native, who enlisted 1 May 1917 as a member of the Tulsa (or Oklahoma) Ambulance Co. Company, which formed the basis of the Ambulance Co. 167, attached to the 117th Sanitary Train, 42d (Rainbow) Division, AEF.

After the war he served as an office manager at Guston-Bacon manufacturing Co, then as an Insurance agent and manager for both the Prudential Life Insurance Company, and the American National Insurance Co., before entering the field of real estate.

He married Bessie Holmes, and they had two children: Donald Grimes Todd, and Robert Virgil Todd.

Extent

3 Linear Feet (3 oversize boxes)

Physical Location

Collection shelved on 5th floor oversize racks.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift

Creator

Source

Title
Amos V. Todd WWI ephemera, 1917-1919
Status
Completed
Author
Milissa Burkart
Date
2014 February
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

Contact:
McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
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Tulsa 74104-3123 US US
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