Finding Aid for the Mathias N. Miller First World War correspondence 2014.030.w.rd
Center for American War Letters Archives
Orange, CA 92866
Contributing Institution: Center for American War Letters Archives
Title: Mathias N. Miller First World War correspondence
Creator: Miller, Mathias N.
source: Plowman, Mary Rita
Identifier/Call Number: 2014.030.w.rd
Identifier/Call Number: 747
Physical Description: 0.025 Linear Feet (1 folder)
Date (inclusive): 1918 October 17 - 1919
Abstract: This collection contains one letter from Mathias N. Miller, USA to his niece Mary Rita during the First World War. The collection also contains three photographs and one pressed flower.
Language of Material: English .
Container: WWI 5
This collection is open for research.
Gift of Mary Rita Plowman. Legacy collection from Andrew Carroll.
[Item title, Box number, Folder number], Mathias N. Miller First World War correspondence (2014.030.w.r), Center for American War Letters Archives, Chapman University, CA.
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This collection contains one letter from Mathias N. Miller, USA to his niece Mary Rita Plowman neé Theiss during the First World War. Miller was part of Company I, 56th Pioneer Infantry, US Army, and signed his letter from "Somewhere in France." Also included in the collection are a pressed flower and photographs of the family. One of the photographs feature some of the family in a parade on Armistice Day. In the letter, Miller wrote a poem using his niece's name.
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Subjects and Indexing Terms
World War (1914-1918)
Correspondence -- World War, 1914-1918
Plowman, Mary Rita