Lt. Hans Schilling WWI-era ephemera
2003.029

Summary Information

Repository
The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Title
Lt. Hans Schilling WWI-era ephemera
ID
2003.029
Date
1918
Extent
0.25 Linear feet 1 box
General Physical Description note
All items very acidic and discolored. Ink used on the postcards is faded and bled out rendering the text illegible.
Language
German
Language
These materials are in German.

Preferred Citation note

Hans Schilling WWI-era ephemera, 1918. Coll No. 2003.029. McFarlin Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives. University of Tulsa.

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Scope and Contents note

German lieutenant of the 5th Reserve Division Hans Schilling. 118 page manuscript diary (1918), 6 field post cards, a manuscript notebook, 2 newspapers from the Front, 9 handwritten forms (possibly instructions/locations for shelling or bombardment), and 2 mimeograph typed military documents.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

 The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections and University Archives 2013 September

McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa, OK, 74104-3123
918-631-2496
Marc-carlson@utulsa.edu

Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Purchase

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Charles Apfelbaum. Rare Manuscripts and Archives.

Personal Name(s)

  • Schilling, Hans

Subject(s)

  • Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- World War, 1914-1918.
  • World War I Collection.
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Diaries.
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Germany
  • World War, 1914-1918.

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Collection Inventory

 2003.029.1.1 Correspondence 1918 

Postcard 1918 August 20   Handwritten and postmarked postcard with photo-reproduction of Schloss Erbach ben Ulm on verso.

Postcard 1918 October 29   Handwritten and postmarked postcard with photo-reproduction of Detmold Furstliches Hoftheater, built in the war years.

Postcard 1918 October 29   Pre-printed postcard from Henrich Staadt (Wiesbaden) book publisher in re Schilling's accout. Addressed to Herrn Lt. Schilling, Res. Feld. Regt. 5, 4 Batt.

Postcard 1918 November   Handwrtten postcard without postmark.

Postcard 1918 December 7   Handwritten and postmarked postcard.

Postcard 1918 December 7   Handwritten and postmarked postcard.

Letter with envelope 1918 December 30   Handwritten and signed letter, 2p, with envelope.

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 2003.029.1.2 Medical record book   Paper booklet with a variety of contents and fold-out pages. A newspaper clipping about is laid in about medical leaflet for soldiers. 14.4 x 8.9 x .5 cm

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 2003.029.1.3 Manuscript notebook Undated   17.1 x 11.2 x 1.3 cm Manuscript notebook with ruled sheets and black paper covers. Contents appear to be field notes and figures in German.

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 2003.029.1.4 Field documents 1918   8 preprinted Individual forms (18 x 14.8 cm) with handwrititen notes, possibly instructions/locations for shellings or bombardmemnts. On verso of each sheet is a grid for longitude and latitude notations; and 1 ruled note sheet of handwritten notes with similar notations.

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 2003.029.1.5 Official message 1918 November 28   Mimeograph typed copy of a message for the 5 Res. Division from the Over Commander and General of the Infantry. On the same legal sheet is an additional message of support, 1918 December 12.

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 2003.029.1.5 Official message 1918 December 12   Mimeograph typed copy of a message for the 5 Res. Division from the Over Commander and General of the Infantry. On the same legal sheet is an additional message of support, 1918 November 28.

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 2003.029.1.5 Newsletter 1918 December 22   Mimeograph typed newsletter for the 5th Reserve Division, 1p. Handwritten notes on verso.

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 2003.029.1.6 Flier undated   "Flugblatt" (flier), a copy of a telegram from General Fieldmarshall von Hinidenburg.

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 2003.029.1.6 Newspaper Undated   "To the Comrades from the Front." 1page newspaper.

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