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Lawrence A. Cassidy memoir 1914-1919

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0239 (Text) 239001-100456 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 folder.

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General Note: Processed by: Jamie Dunn, May 2013
Restrictions on Access Note: The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.: This collection consists of a letter from Cassidy containing a brief biographical sketch, as well as Cassidy’s typewritten memoirs of his time in the army, 1914-1919.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Lawrence A. Cassidy memoir, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: 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.
Biographical or Historical Data: Lawrence Alfred Cassidy was born April 12, 1895, near Bristow, Perry County, Indiana, to Abraham M. and Mary A. (Hallam) Cassidy. He enlisted in the Indiana National Guard in 1915, and served in active duty on the Mexico-United States border prior to World War I, and in England during the war. Cassidy married Eva M. Casper, April 6, 1918, in Perry County, Indiana, while still in the army. He was discharged at Camp Taylor, Kentucky, in 1919, and settled in Louisville, Kentucky, with his wife and children. Cassidy died in December 1977.
Subject: Cassidy, Lawrence A., 1895-1977 > Biography.
World War, 1914-1918 > Personal narratives.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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