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1 Title:   Paul Kemper Anderson memoir  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Anderson, Paul Kemper, 1898-1987  
  Dates:   1999  
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The collection consists of the typescript Preacher's son : A memoir by Paul Kemper Anderson, 1999. Anderson's biographical material includes his life growing up as a reverend's son, memories of his grandparents, World War I and college experiences.
 
  Identifier:   ms3622  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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2 Title:   Bailey family letters  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Bailey family  
  Dates:   1918-1919  
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The collection consists of two letters: dated Sunday, 1918, "Dear May," signed "Cicero B.," regarding a soldier's death due to a bad storm, military training and military life; dated France, June 12, 1919, signed "David W. Bailey," regarding Cicero, postcard books David sent, and weather.
 
  Identifier:   ms2694  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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3 Title:   Wesley U. Skelton letters to his family  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Skelton, Wesley U., -1918  
  Dates:   1918  
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The collection consists of correspondence from Wesley Skelton during 1918. Skelton writes to his family in Talmo, Georgia, from Camp Gordon, Georgia, and Camp Upton. Correspondence gives no details of the war itself, but regards personal and family health, state of the family farm, and conditions of the local church.
 
  Identifier:   ms3375  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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4 Title:   Alphonse Bloemer World War I diary  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Bloemer, Alphonse  
  Dates:   1918  
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The collection consists of a diary kept by Alphonse Bloemer while serving in World War I, from January 14, 1918-November 19, 1918. Bloemer writes about his trip from Camp MacArthur, Texas to New Jersey, to Brest, France; and building barracks, stables, hospitals, and roads. A few entries regard shell shock cases and men killed in battle. The collection also contains two photographs of the soldiers of Company B, 107th Engineers. The accompanying copy of Wally: his cartoons of the A.E.F., by Private Abian A. Wallgren has been cataloged. The call number is Hargrett Manuscripts Folio D526.2 .W344 1919.
 
  Identifier:   ms2101  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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5 Title:   71st Engineers correspondence and photograph album  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Hargrett Library  
  Dates:   1914-1938  
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This collection contains correspondence, ephemera, and a photograph album regarding the time that Floyd Flansburg spent in the U.S. Army, 71st Engineers. Also included are letters from 1938 while he was in a VA Hospital in Bath, New York. The collection contains several references to the flu outbreak of 1918, and the some typed rosters of the 214th and 71st Engineers.
 
  Identifier:   ms4453  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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6 Title:   Works Progress Administration, Georgia records survey  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   Georgia Historical Records Survey  
  Dates:   1935-1940  
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The collection consists of typescripts and notes made by researchers for the Works Progress Administration recording various Georgia historical data. Included are the following types of material: 1) transcripts of WPA survey of Federal Archives in Georgia, including Federal District Courts at Savannah and Augusta, various post offices, Custom's House, government warehouses, etc. ; 2) workers education reports, instructional guides, survey handbooks, clippings, and correspondence relating to the WPA activities in Georgia ; 3) life histories and reminiscences of World War I era and the Depression ; 4) Georgia educational institutions-- records and data sheets ; 5) Georgia bibliography survey. The Federal Archives transcripts include shipping records, patents, postal data, and detail repositories with condition and dispensation of material. Administrative papers and guidelines of WPA give background on the Georgia survey and show format and style of the study. Data sheets, historical background notes, and lists of alumni cover numerous Georgia educational institutions, many no longer extant. The Georgia bibliography survey contains hundreds of index cards with information about works on Georgia history and literature.
 
  Identifier:   ms1063  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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7 Title:   27th Infantry Regiment (the Wolfhounds) collection  Requires cookie*
  Creator:   United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 27th  
  Dates:   1860s-2009  
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The collection consists of books, papers, correspondence, personal narratives, propaganda material, photographs, and artifacts contributed by soldiers and families who have served with or are connected with soldiers who served with the Wolfhounds. The bulk of the collection centers on the 27th Infantry Regiment in World War II and the Korean War. There are some materials on Siberia and Vietnam and times in between, but the majority focus on the Pacific and Korea. There are a significant number of documents and artifacts about the Wolfhound Pack Historical Society, anniversaries, reunions, and relationships between veterans after their service. There is a small but well-maintained collection of items and documents about the Holy Family Home in Japan. There are a considerable number of books in the collection. Many are about the 27th Infantry Regiment, though some are on more general topics, such as military campaigns and entire wars. Some are autobiographies or biographies; many are written by Wolfhound veterans. The videos in the collection are similar. These are often interviews of Wolfhounds and videos about certain military events. The artifacts are original and similar attire and items from Wolfhounds in their military service. There is a small assortment of unprocessed papers and artifacts that are primarily unarranged. These still focus on the 27th Infantry Regiment. Most concentrate on the Wolfhounds in the Korean War.
 
  Identifier:   ms3035  
  Repository:   Hargrett Library  
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