Finding Aid for the Carolyn Ricapito war postcards collection 2015.066.w.r

Finding aid prepared by Andrew Harman
Center for American War Letters
Orange
714-744-7648
cawlarch@chapman.edu
6/4/2015


Title: Carolyn Ricapito war postcards collection
Identifier/Call Number: 2015.066.w.r
Contributing Institution: Center for American War Letters
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.025 Linear feet (1 envelope)
Date: 1919, 2013
Abstract: This collection contains two postcards; one from Frank Kitchen, circa 1919, to his mother notifying her of his return home with simply "On the way, Frank" and a second postcard from Frank Ricapito making the same statement to his mother on his return from Afghanistan, 2013.
Location note: Leatherby Libraries, Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

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.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This collection is a gift of Carolyn Ricapito.

Preferred Citation note

[Item title / description; Box "n" / Folder "n"], Frank Ricapito war postcards collection (2015.066.r), Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives, Chapman University, CA.

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains two family postcards owned by Carolyn Ricapito and written by family members who participated in two wars; one from Frank Kitchen, circa 1919, to his mother notifying her of his return home with simply "On the way, Frank" and a second postcard from Frank Ricapito making the same statement to his mother on his return from Afghanistan, 2013.
1 postcard, 1919, "On the way, Frank," written by Frank Kitchen to mother
1 postcard, 2013, "On the way, Frank," written by Frank Ricapito to mother

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Ricapito, Carolyn
Iraq War, 2003-2011
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, American
World War -- 1914 -1918.
World War, 1914-1918--Homefront
World War, 1914-1918--Personal narratives.