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M. A. Lincoln Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WV 0304

Scope and Contents

Two 1917 letters describe Lincoln's desire to return home in the fall of 1917 to join the U.S. Army and her fears that she will not return in time to secure a favorable post.

Dates

  • 1917

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the creators of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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Biographical Note

M.A. Lincoln, of Augusta, Maine served with the British Army on a hospital ship running from German East Africa to Cape Town during World War I.

Extent

.08 Linear Feet (2 items (1 folder))

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

M.A. Lincoln served with the British Army on a hospital ship running from German East Africa to Cape Town during World War I.

Two 1917 letters describe Lincoln's desire to return home in the fall of 1917 to join the U.S. Army and her fears that she will not return in time to secure a favorable post.

Method of Acquisition

Purchased in 2004.

Processing Information

Processed by Beth Carmichael, July 2004.
Title
M. A. Lincoln Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Beth Carmichael
Date
07/10/2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives Repository

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