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The Resource John J. Powell collection

John J. Powell collection

Label
John J. Powell collection, 1899-1921
Title
John J. Powell collection
Inclusive dates
1899-1921
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes primarily letters, envelopes, and postcards from Indiana soldiers who served in World War I to John Powell, ranging from 1918-1921 regarding their personal experiences during the War
Biographical or historical data
Although World War I began on July 28, 1914, the United States did not officially enter until 1917. Indiana sent more than 130,000 soldiers to the battlefields, and more than 3,000 of them died. The war ended on November 11, 1918. John J. Powell wrote to several Indiana soldiers in the war.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Indiana
Label
John J. Powell collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2638
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/06/18 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2015/06/18 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2017/03/14 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21078605
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from John J. Powell on 1933/01/05.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn988326438
  • (OCoLC)988326438
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder
Label
John J. Powell collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2638
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/06/18 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2015/06/18 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2017/03/14 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21078605
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from John J. Powell on 1933/01/05.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn988326438
  • (OCoLC)988326438
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder

Library Locations

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      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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