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Ben Byrnes collection of Joshua Randolph Abell WW II letters

 Item
Identifier: 2010-023-1

Content Description

Consists of 27 WW2 handwritten letters and V-mail letters written by Joshua R. Abell, crewman on the USS LST-713 [a Naval tank landing ship commissioned on 7 August 1944. During World War II, LST-713 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific theater] to his mother Mrs. J. Earl Abell of Charlottesville, Virginia.

Dates

  • 1944 - 1945

Creator

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box containing 27 folders.) : Handwritten letters and V-mail, most with envelopes.

Language of Materials

English

Creator

Source

Title
Ben Byrnes collection of Joshua Randolph Abell WW II letters
Status
Completed
Author
Milissa Burkart
Date
2020-08-24
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

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

Contact:
McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa 74104-3123 US US
918-631-2496
918-631-5022 (Fax)