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Newton (Ralph W.) First World War Correspondence
2016.051.w.r  
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Center for American War Letters Archives
    Title: Ralph W. Newton First World War correspondence
    source: Kirkner, James N.
    creator: Newton, Ralph W.
    Identifier/Call Number: 2016.051.w.r
    Physical Description: 0.025 Linear Feet (1 folders)
    Date: 1918-10-25
    Abstract: This collection contains one letter from Major Ralph W. Newton to Carolyn Wall during the First World War.
    Physical Location: Leatherby Libraries, Special Collections, CAWL Archives
    Container: WWI 1
    Container: 54

    Content Description

    This collection contains one letter written by Major Ralph W. Newton to Carolyn Wall during the First World War informing her of the death of her fiancee, John F. Pleiss. Pleiss was admitted to the Post Hospital in Fort Thomas, Kentucky on October 11, 1918. He died a short time later from the flu.

    Arrangement

    This collection is arranged by material type.

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Conditions Governing Use

    There are no restrictions on the use of this material except where previously copyrighted material is concerned. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain all permissions. For further copyright information, please contact the archivist.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Gift of James N. Kirkner. Legacy collection from Andrew Carroll.

    Preferred Citation

    [Item title, Box number, Folder number], Ralph W. Newton First World War correspondence (2016.051.w.r), Center for American War Letters Archives, Chapman University, CA.

    Access Information

    Chapman does not hold the IP rights to this collection.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    World War, 1914-1918
    Correspondence -- World War, 1914-1918
    War -- Death notification
    Kirkner, James N.