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Guide to the Olin Graves World War I Artifact Collection
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  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Olin Graves World War I Artifact Collection
    Dates: 1914-1920
    Identification: MS-0120
    Creator: Graves, Olin
    Physical Description: 1.00 linear ft
    Language of Materials: English French German
    Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
    5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
    San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
    URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
    Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
    Phone: 619-594-6791

    Biographical Information:

    Olin Graves was a veteran of World War I, where he collected the artifacts in this collection.

    Access Terms

    This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Genre/Form of Material:


    Topical Term:

    World War, 1914-1918.

    Administrative Information

    Conditions Governing Use:

    These materials are in the public domain. However, the nature of historical archival and manuscript collections means that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    This collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation:

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, Olin Graves World War I Artifact Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

    Scope and Contents

    The Olin Graves World War I Artifact Collection consists of miscellaneous artifacts including but not limited to belt buckles, buttons, pins, matchboxes, cigarette lighters, and ammunition from the German, British, American, and French armed forces during World War I.