Finding Aid for the Stanislaus Borkowski First World War correspondence 2015.027.w.r

Andrew Harman
Center for American War Letters Archives
6/9/2016
Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange, CA 92866
speccoll@chapman.edu


Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: Center for American War Letters Archives
Title: Stanislaus Borkowski First World War correspondence
source: Dzengielewski, Joanne
creator: Borkowski, Stanislaus
Identifier/Call Number: 2015.027.w.r
Physical Description: 0.025 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Date (inclusive): 1918-08-1918-09
Abstract: This collection contains two correspondence written by Private Stanislaus Borkowski, United States Army to his family while serving in the American Expeditionary Force during the First World War.
Physical Location: Leatherby Libraries.
Container: WWII 6
Container: 7

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Joanne Dzengielewski.

Preferred Citation

[Item title], Stanislaus Borkowski First World War correspondence (2015.027.w.r), Center for American War Letters Archives, Chapman University, CA.

Content Description

This collection contains two correspondence written by Pvt. Stanislaus Borkowski, USA to his family during the First World War.
2 letters, personal, Aug. - Sept. 1918.
Of particular note: in one letter, he writes about the possibility of him dying but says he would rather die in the service of this "good cause" because it is "better than going 'west' naturally because when doing so one passes out with out any one benifitting by the demise."

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.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Correspondence -- World War, 1914-1918
World War, 1914-1918
World War, 1914-1918--France
United States. Army.
Dzengielewski, Joanne
Borkowski, Stanislaus