Scope and Contents
This series contains miscellaneous ephemera belonging to Dominic F. Politeo collected during and after the First World War.
Materials include one scrapbook, one correspondence booklet and one folder of paper inlays contained between the below listed
Of particular interest are numerous aerial photographs with overlays showing gun emplacements and trench layouts. These are
contained within a handmade scrapbook.
Correspondence Book inlay page numbers:
#1 one letter dated January 7, 1919 (between pages 6 and 7) ---
#2 one German 50,000 Mark, #3 a typed poem called Only a Volunteer, #4 a letter in French (between pages 12 and 13) ---
#5 one official pass (between pages 30 and 31) ---
#6 one typed copy of an article copied from the San Francisco Examiner (between pages 34 and 35) ---
#7 one small paper pass labeled "Night Circulation Authorized" (between pages 54 and 55) ---
#8 one typed copy of a poem by J.N. Shearer (between pages 106 and 107) ---
#9 one newspaper clipping from the San Francisco Journal. Date reads Friday, May with unknown year (between pages 154 and