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Scope and Contents Small journal, kept in a German pocket notebook, with handwritten entries by George W. Saldo while en route to and in France during the final months of the war; entries continue for several months following the Armistice. George W. Sadlo served as Musician 1st Class in the HQ Band GHQ (Chaumont, France), the 133rd Infantry Band, and the the 4th Infantry Band. Other items laid in includ 2 b/w snapshots of military bands on the march; postcard from Amra McDowell addressed to Geo. Sadlo...
Dates: 1918 - 1921
Scope and Contents Scrapbook/photo album of I.J.Clendinnen of the Queen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps. Contents include photo-postcards, B/W snapshots, newspaper clippings, postage stamps, dance cards, menus and programmes. All items are pasted onto gray paper scrapbook pages. The album is covered in fabric of geometric design and tied with a black cord with wooden beads.
Dates: 1910 - 1922
Scope and Contents Pocket diary of Captain Leo McCusker (US Army, HQ Troop, 4th Div) dating from May 6 through September 26,1918. The diary begins with McCusker's boarding ship for England. It continues with excellent detailed descriptive accounts of battles (including September 25th battle on Hill 304), German bombing and shelling raids, the elaborate German dugouts, dead and wounded on the battlefields, prisoners of war, etc at and near the Front in France. It also includes his experiences in various French...
Scope and Contents 92 photographs in a Ward's Album for Unmounted Photographs, No. 1743. Almost all of the photographs are captioned in the image; possibly translations into less than perfect English. Some of the smaller photos have been pasted in. A good number of the photos appear to be press photographs rather than snapshots taken by a serviceman. Pictures include a German 3-seated bombing plane captured by the French after landing due to engine trouble; a picture of a German bomber causght in...
- World War I Collection 3
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Diaries 2
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives -- United States. 2
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Photographs. 2
- World War, 1914-1918 -- United States. 2
- Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Sadlo, George W. 1
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations, French 1
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Germany 1
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Great Britain 1
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Manuscripts 1 ∧ less
- English 3
- Multiple languages 1
- Charles Apfelbaum Rare Manuscripts and Archives 1
- Clendinnen, I. J. 1
- McCusker, Leo, Captain 1
- Powers Rare Books 1
- Sadlo, George W., 1895-1960 1