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  • 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 October 25
    Abstract: This collection contains one letter from Maj. Ralph W. Newton to Carolyn Wall during the First World War.
    Language of Material: English .
    Container: WWI 3
    Container: 6

    Conditions Governing Access

    This collection is open for research.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

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

    Arrangement

    This collection is arranged by material type.

    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.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    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.

    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.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

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