Finding Aid for the Lindstadt Brothers First World War correspondence collection 2014.031.w.r

Lauren Menges
Center for American War Letters Archives
12/19/2016
Leatherby Libraries
Chapman University
Orange, CA 92866
speccoll@chapman.edu


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.

Arrangement

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