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William C. Darrow Papers, 1918-1919

(Manuscript Collection #475)

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Title: William C. Darrow Papers
Creator: Darrow, William C.
Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
Languages: English
Abstract: Papers (1918-1919) including correspondence, field messages, orders, notebook, maps, communication liason plan, and miscellaneous items.
Extent: 0.11 Cubic feet, 57 items , consisting of field messages, orders, notebook, maps, and miscellaneous items.

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Accessions Information

September 8, 1983, 57 items; Papers (1918-1919), including field messages, orders, notebook, maps, and miscellaneous items pertaining to field exercises of the American Expeditionary Force. Gift of Mr. Owen F. Dudley, Scotland Neck, N.C.

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Copyright Notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Preferred Citation

William C. Darrow Papers (#475), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

Acquisition Information

  • Gift of Mr. Owen F. Dudley

Processing Information

  • Processed by C. Crews, February 1991

  • Encoded by Apex Data Services


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This collection, which includes maps of the Chatillon and Tonnerre regions of France, is concerned entirely with a field training exercise following the close of World War I. Included are a signal code, field messages, field orders, and communication liaison plans for the 322nd Infantry under Col. L. T. Richardson, in 1919.

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Online access to this finding aid is supported with funds created through the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA). These funds come through a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services which is administered by the State Library of North Carolina, a division of the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources. This grant is part of the North Carolina ECHO, Exploring Cultural Heritage Online, Digitization Grant Program.

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This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held in the Special Collections Division, J.Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University. The materials described here are physically available in our reading room. None of the original documents in this collection are digitally available online at this time.
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