George L. Ferguson Letters,
Scope and Contents
The collections consists of letters written from George L. Ferguson while on active service with the American Expeditionary Force during and immediately following World War I in France and Scotland, to Julia Harvey Ingles of Dublin and Abingdon, Virginia. The letters are dated 1918 and 1919.
- 1918 - 1919
- Ferguson, George L. (Person)
Language of Materials
The materials in the collection are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use
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George L. Ferguson, of Elyria, Ohio, was a Sergeant First Class in the U.S. Army in 1918. While serving in France with the 306th Field Signal Battalion, 81st Division, A.E.F., Ferguson won the Distinguished Service Cross.
0.1 Cubic Feet (1 folder)
The collections consists of letters written from a George L. Ferguson to Julia Harvey Ingles in 1918 and 1919, during World War I.
Scope and Contents
The collection was acquired by Special Collections prior to 1987.
Rights Statement for Archival Description
The guide to the George L. Ferguson Letters by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your-work/public-domain/cc0/).
The processing, arrangement, and description of the George L. Ferguson Letters was completed in October 2013.
- George L. Ferguson Letters, 1918-1919
- Special Collections Staff
- 2014 (CC0 1.0)
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- 2020-08-19: Finding aid notes updated to new department standards. juliags
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