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Emory J. Hall World War I letters

Emory J. Hall World War I letters

Descriptive Summary

Title: Emory J. Hall World War I letters
Creator: Hall, Emory J., 1901-1959
Inclusive Dates: 1916-1918
Language(s): English
Extent: 4 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3949
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Emory James Hall (1901-1959) was son of Lucy E. Seymour Hall (1863-1948) and Howell C. Hall (1860-1936). In his letters, he appears to be travelling during the war and eventually stationed on the Navy ship USS New Hampshire possibly for training.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of letters from Emory James Hall mostly addressed to his mother in Athens, GA during the time of World War I. Some of the letters are sent from the USS New Hampshire.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Emory J. Hall World War I letters, ms 3949, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Mothers of soldiers -- Correspondence.
Soldiers -- Georgia -- Correspondence.
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing