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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Center for American War Letters Archives
    Title: Lindstadt Brothers First World War Correspondence
    source: Glemby, Scott
    creator: [unknown last name], Alfred
    creator: Anderson, Albin
    creator: Voelker, Carl E.
    creator: Lindstadt, Varnie
    creator: Lindstadt, Robert
    Identifier/Call Number: 2014.031.w.r
    Physical Description: 0.2 Linear Feet (3 folders)
    Date (inclusive): 1917-12-04-1919-04-19
    Physical Location: Leatherby Libraries, Special Collections, CAWL Archives
    Abstract: The collection contains the correspondence of Varnie and Robert Lindstadt, US Army, during the First World War.
    Container: WWI 2
    Container: 1-3

    Content Description

    This collection contains 82 letters written by Varnie and Robert Lindstadt, US Army, during the First World War. They write to family back home, specifically to their sister, Clara, a third brother, Elmer, and to their mother, Sophia. They both served overseas. Also included in the collection are letters by several other soldiers writing to members of the Lindstadt family.
    Some of the authors in this collection are connected with some of the authors in ACC# 2014.032.w "Dorothy Hornberger First World War Correspondence" Some of them were possibly friends.


    This collection has been arranged by author and date.

    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 Scott Glemby. Legacy collection from Andrew Carroll.

    Preferred Citation

    [Item title, Box number, Folder number], Lindstadt Brothers First World War correspondence (2014.031.w.r), Center for American War Letters Archives, Chapman University, CA.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    World War, 1914-1918
    Correspondence -- World War, 1914-1918
    Glemby, Scott