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Martin County, World War I history circa 1918

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1787 (Text) 1787001-156689 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/06/10 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2016/06/10 by Lauren Patton.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection includes one typescript entitled "Response to United States Declaration of War" detailing the war efforts in Martin County from 1917-1918.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Martin County, World War I history, 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: World War I, also called First World War or Great War, an international conflict that in 1914-1918 embroiled most of the nations of Europe along with Russia, the United States, the Middle East, and other regions. The war pitted the Central Powers--mainly Germany, Austria-Hungary, and Turkey--against the Allies' mainly France, Great Britain, Russia, Italy, Japan, and, from 1917, the United States. It ended with the defeat of the Central Powers. The war was virtually unprecedented in the slaughter, carnage, and destruction it caused. Source:Showalter, Dennis E. "World War I". Encyclopedia Brittanica. Last updated Nov. 10, 2015. Accessed June 8, 2016. http://www.britannica.com/event/World-War-I
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Della Taylor Strange on 1976/12/28.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: World War, 1914-1918.
Martin County (Ind.)

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