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Staudt family papers

Label
Staudt family papers, 1881, 1918-1919
Title
Staudt family papers
Inclusive dates
1881, 1918-1919
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection consists primarily of Carl and John M. Staudt's World War I letters and postcards sent to their parents and brother, Lawrence, in Indianapolis, Indiana and to their sister and brother-in-law, Joseph H. and Bertha Brown, in Brownsburg, Indiana from Camp Sherman, Ohio, Camp Merritt, New Jersey, Ft. Wadsworth, Staten Island, New York, and from Belgium and France ranging from 1918 to 1919. The collection also contains two postcards sent by Carlos and Clarence Brown, brothers of Joseph H. Brown, letters from family sent to the brothers during the war, and news clippings regarding family members (1881)
Biographical or historical data
Carl Staudt and his brother, John M. Staudt, Jr., were from Indianapolis, Indiana and served as privates in the U.S. Army in Europe during World War I. Carl was born January 7, 1894 and John M., Jr. was born the following year on December 5, 1895 in Seymour, Indiana to John M. (1860-1940) and Luella (1860-1932) Staudt. Their sister, Bertha (1891-1970) married Joseph H. Brown (1891-1967) and they lived in Brownsburg, Indiana. They also had a brother named Lawrence (1892-1939). Carl served in Supply Company, 70th Artillery, Coast Artillery Corps (C.A.C.) in New York and France. John served with the Headquarters (HQ) Company, 363 Infantry Regiment in Belgium and France. Both brothers survived the war and returned to Indianapolis. Carl married Anna McDermott (1896-1972) around 1924 and died on February 23, 1938. John never married and died in September, 1964.Sources:Information found within collection.Ancestry.com. "Carl Edward Staudt." U.S. Headstone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963. Accessed September 28, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "Carl Edward Staudt." U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Accessed September 25, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "Carl Edward Staudt." 1930 U.S. Federal Census . Accessed September 28, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "John M. Staudt." 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Accessed September 29, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "John M. Staudt." 1940 U.S. Federal Census. Accessed September 28, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "John Staudt." U.S. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014. Accessed September 28, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "John Milton Staudt, Jr.." U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Accessed September 25, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "Lawrence Robinson Staudt." U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007. Accessed September 28, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.FindaGrave.com. "Bertha U. Brown." Find a Grave. Accessed September 25, 2015. http://www.findagrave.com.FindaGrave.com. "Lawrence R. Staudt." Find a Grave. Accessed September 29, 2015. http://www.findagrave.com.
Cataloging source
ISL
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1894-1938
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Staudt, Carl
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1895-1964
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Staudt, John M.
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  • Staudt family
  • United States
  • United States
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Brownsburg (Ind.)
  • Indianapolis (Ind.)
Label
Staudt family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/664
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed by E.M. Wilkinson. EAD finding aid created 2015/09/29 by Laura Eliason
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
20471922
Extent
0.3 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 Lois Campbell on 1972/11/22.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn935227137
  • (OCoLC)935227137
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 manuscript box
Label
Staudt family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/664
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed by E.M. Wilkinson. EAD finding aid created 2015/09/29 by Laura Eliason
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
20471922
Extent
0.3 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 Lois Campbell on 1972/11/22.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn935227137
  • (OCoLC)935227137
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 manuscript box

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