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Ward F. Siegrist, World War II ration book 1943

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1951 (Text) 00000106663271 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 2018/10/15 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2018/10/15 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes Ward Siegrist's World War II ration book no. 3 and includes 4 pages of unused ration stamps. No. 3 ration books were replacement books and were distributed in 1943 by the United States of America Office of Price Adminstration.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Ward F. Siegrist, World War II ration book, 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:
Ward F. Siegrist was born January 1, 1907 in Akron, Ohio to Howard and Esther Siegrist. He married Cecelia McDonald (1906-1984) on April 21, 1933. He and his wife moved to Indianapolis in the early 1970s and moved to Warsaw, Indiana in 1983. Mr. Siegrist passed away at the age of 81 on January 7, 1988. Sources: Ancestry.com. "Ward F. Siegrist." Summit County, Ohio Marriage Records, 1840-1980. Accessed October 15, 2018. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com/.⁰́₋Cecelia A. Siegrist Indianapolis Star (IN), March 24, 1984. "Ward F. Siegrist." Times Union (Warsaw, IN) , January 8, 1988.
Cumulative Index/Finding Aids Note:
Finding aid online.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from John Randolph in 2018/08.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Siegrist, Ward F., 1907-1988.
World War, 1939-1945.
Ration books > Specimens.

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