Lindstadt Brothers First World War Correspondence Collection

Document Type

Letter

Keywords

correspondence, postal service, April 1919, 1919, brother, family, United States, United States Army, army, engineers, France, Y.M.C.A, Y.M.C.A Stationary, Menton, home front, Mediterranean, illness, health and sickness, medical services, medical treatment, medicine, landscapes, weather, good weather, Marseilles, railway, railroad, trains, European Railway, transportation, rest, food, plants, Italy, post-cards, rainy weather, muddy weather, going home, demobilization, demobilisation, Nice, Monte Carlo, Cannes, travel, sight-seeing, souvenirs, economy, soldiers' slang, expenses, money, race, French, Frogs, reveille, training, Germans, weapons

Publication Date

4-19-1919

Subject Terms

Robert Lindstadt; Varnie T. (V.T.) Lindstadt; April 19, 1919; World War I; World War One; World War, 1914 - 1918; United States; War and Civilization -- History -- 20th Century; United States. Army; United States. Army. Company E. Engineers; United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces; Burlington (Ia. ) -- History -- 20th Century; France - Description and Travel; World War 1914 - 1918 -- Medical Care

Summary

This collection contains 82 letters written by Varnie and Robert Lindstadt, US Army, during the First World War. They write to family back home, specifically to their sister, Clara, a third brother, Elmer, and to their mother, Sophia. They both served overseas. Also included in the collection are letters by several other soldiers writing to members of the Lindstadt family. Some of the authors in this collection are connected with some of the authors in ACC# 2014.032.w "Dorothy Hornberger First World War Correspondence" Some of them were possibly friends.

Identifier

2014.160.w.r_Lindstadt_Brothers_ worldwarone_1919-04-19_073

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