Ben Byrnes collection of Rholie Ward WWI letters
2010.021

Summary Information

Repository
The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
Ward, Rholie Jett, 1883-1968
Title
Ben Byrnes collection of Rholie Ward WWI letters
ID
2010.021
Date [inclusive]
1918-1919
Extent
0.5 Linear feet 1 box
Language
English
Language
These materials are in English.

Preferred Citation note

Ben Byrnes collection of Rholie Ward WWI letters, 1918-1919. Coll No. 2010.021. McFarlin Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives. University of Tulsa.

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Scope and Contents note

Letters written by an American YMCA Secretary attached to French Army to his wife, Rudy; his Mother; and E.E. (Kennie) Mayes et al.

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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 Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright.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)

  • Young Men's Christian Association.

Personal Name(s)

  • Byrnes, Ben
  • Ward, Rholie Jett, 1883-1968 -- Correspondence

Subject(s)

  • Special Collections -- Manuscripts -- Ward, Rholie
  • World War I Collection.
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Correspondence.
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives -- United States.
  • World War, 1914-1918.

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Collection Inventory

Letter with envelope 1918 June 3   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 1

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Postmarked from New York Grand Central Station on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 5   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 2

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Princeton, NY.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 6   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 3

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Princeton, NY.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 7   5.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 4

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Princeton, NY.

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Letter with envelope 1918 Jun 7   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 5

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Princeton, NY.

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Letter with envelope 1918 Jun 9   6.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 6

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Princeton, NY.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 10   6.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 7

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Princeton, NY.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 11   5.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 8

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Princeton, NY.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 12   1.0 Page


    Box Folder
Text   1 9

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Brooklyn, NY.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 13   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 10

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 14   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 11

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 16   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 12

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter 1918 June (Tuesday)   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 13

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 17   2.0 Pages Discolored and brittle.


    Box Folder
Text   1 14

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York. First letter page written on Clark & Gibby, Inc. (office furniture and cabinet supplies) letterhead; second letter page written on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 17   2.0 Pages Discolored and brittle.


    Box Folder
Text   1 15

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on Clark & Gibby, Inc. (office furniture and cabinet supplies) letterhead.

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Letter 1918 June 17   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 16

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on Gerard Hotel letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 18   2.0 Pages Discolored and brittle.


    Box Folder
Text   1 17

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York. First letter page written on Clark & Gibby, Inc. (office furniture and cabinet supplies) letterhead; second letter page written on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 20   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 18

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Brooklyn, NY.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 20   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 19

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 22   1.0 Page


    Box Folder
Text   1 20

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 27   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 21

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope` 1918 June 28   1.0 Page


    Box Folder
Text   1 22

Scope and Contents note

Typed and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 29   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 23

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 June 30   5.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 24

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 1   4.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 25

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 12   5.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 36

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on Gerard Hotel letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 3   1.0 Page


    Box Folder
Text   1 26

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Brooklyn, NY on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 3   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 27

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 5   1.0 Page


    Box Folder
Text   1 28

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 5   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 29

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 6   5.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 30

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 7   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 31

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 8   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 32

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Envelope 1918 July 9 


    Box Folder
Text   1 33

Scope and Contents note

Envelope only, addressed to Mrs. R.J. Ward, Atlanta, Georgia and postmarked [Jul 9] 8p.m. New York Grand Central St. Written on an envelope that may have housed souvenir pictures of The National City Bank of New York, 55 Wall Street.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 10   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 34

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written on Macey-Wernicke Co. Ltd letterhead (New York store).

Also includes press cutting entitled, "Good Character of J.J. O'Leary Told at Trial" and fragment pertaining to W. Bourke Cockran, Colonel Thomas B. Felder and Brodie G. Higley becoming associated with a law firm.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 11   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 35

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 12   5.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 36

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on Gerard Hotel letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 12   4.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 37

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 14   4.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 38

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelopes 1918 July 16-17   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 39

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

Includes Gerard Hotel, NY envelope addressed to Mrs. R.J. Ward, and postmarked 1918 July 17.

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Letter with envelopes 1918 July 18   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 40

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

Includes YMCA envelope addressed to Mrs. R. J. Ward and postmarked 1918 July 18.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 19   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 41

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letter head note paper.

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Letter 1918 July 20   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 42

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 20   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 43

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 20   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 44

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on Gerard Hotel letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 21   3.0 Pages Discolored and brittle.


    Box Folder
Text   1 45

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on Clark & Gibby, Inc. (office furniture and cabinet supplies) letterhead.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 22   2.0 Pages Discolored and brittle.


    Box Folder
Text   1 46

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on Clark & Gibby, Inc. (office furniture and cabinet supplies) letterhead. Envelope bears the Gerard Hotel logo.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 23   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 47

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 25   4.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 48

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 25   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 49

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 July 27   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 50

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 August [1]   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 51

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from New York on Hotel Bristol letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 August [2]   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 52

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written on YMCA letterhead note paper.

"Somewhere at Sea." Postmarked Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Letter fragment with envelope 1918 August [5]   1.0 Page


    Box Folder
Text   1 53

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written on YMCA letterhead note paper. Top quarter of the note sheet torn away and missing.

Postmarked Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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Letter with envelope 1918 August 7   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 54

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written on YMCA letterhead note paper. Envelope bears "opened by censor" label.

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Letter with envelope 1918 August 10   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 55

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Paris, France on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 August 18   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 56

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written on YMCA letterhead note paper.

"Somewhere overseas." Postmarked London.

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Letter with envelope 1918 August 19   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 57

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from London on Imperial Hotel letterhead note paper. Envelope bears "opened by censor" label.

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Letter with envelope 1918 November 3   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 58

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from the Marne on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper. Envelope bears "controle postal militaire" labels.

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Letter with envelope 1918 November 7   4.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 59

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from the Marne on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 November 24   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 60

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from the Marne on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 December 1   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 61

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from the Marne on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 December 4   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 62

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from the Marne on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 December 7   4.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 63

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from the Marne on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 December 12   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 64

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Paris.

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Letter with envelope 1918 December 13   2.0 Pages Discolored and brittle.


    Box Folder
Text   1 65

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Paris on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 December 15   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 66

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Paris on les Foyers du Soldat - YMCA letterhead.

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Letter with envelope 1918 December 18   2.0 Pages Discolored and extremely brittle and cracked.


    Box Folder
Text   1 67

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Paris on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1918 December 21   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 68

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Paris on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter 1919 January 2   5.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 69

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letters from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Reims on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter 1919 January 3   2.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 70

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 January 5   3.0 Pages


    Box Folder
Text   1 71

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Reims.

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Letter with envelope 1919 January 9   4.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 72

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Reims on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 January 12   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 73

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Reims on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 January 12   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 74

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Reims on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 January 14   2.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 75

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Reims on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 January 15   2.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 76

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Charleville on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 January 17   2.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 77

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Charleville on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 January 17   1.0 Page


    Box Folder
Text   1 78

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Charleville on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 January 19   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text   1 79

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 January 21   4.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


    Box Folder
Text (1)   1 80

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 January 26   4.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 January 30   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 82

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 February 2   4.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 83

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 February 6   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 84

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 February 9   4.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 85

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 April 13   2.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 86

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 April 23   2.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 87

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Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Charleville on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 April 27   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 88

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Charleville on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 April 27   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 89

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Charleville on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter 1919 April 30   3.0 Pages


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Text   1 90

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Handwritten and signed letter from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Paix Terran on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter with envelope 1919 May 11   4.0 Pages Discolored and brittle.


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Text   1 91

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Paris on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Letter 1919 May 18   3.0 Pages Discolored and brittle.


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Text   1 92

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Paris on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Envelope 1919 May 27 


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Envelope addressed to Mrs. R.J. Ward, Georgia, and postmarked 1919 May 27.

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Letter with envelope 1919 June 23   2.0 Pages


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Text   1 94

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Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his wife, Mrs. R. J. "Rudy" Ward. Written from Brest, France on YMCA letterhead note paper.

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Mrs. W.P. Ward ("Mother") 1918-1919 

Letter 1918 September 22   2.0 Pages


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Handwritten and signed letter from Rholie Ward to his mother. Written from Verneuil on les Foyers du Soldat - YMCA letterhead.

Letter with envelope 1919 January 19   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 96

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with envelope, from Rholie Ward to his mother. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

Letter with envelope 1919 February 14   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 97

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with enevlope, from Rholie Ward to his mother. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

Letter with envelope 1919 February 21   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 98

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Handwritten and signed letter, with enevlope, from Rholie Ward to his mother. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

Letter with envelope 1919 March 17   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 99

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Handwritten and signed letter, with enevlope, from Rholie Ward to his mother. Written on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

Letter with envelope 1919 March 24   3.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 100

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with enevlope, from Rholie Ward to his mother. Written on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

Letter with envelope 1919 April 1   4.0 Pages


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Text   1 101

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Handwritten and signed letter, with enevlope, from Rholie Ward to his mother. Written from Reims.

Letter with envelope 1919 May 11   2.0 Pages Discolored and brittle.


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Text   1 102

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Handwritten and signed letter, with enevlope, from Rholie Ward to his mother. Written from Paris on YMCA letterhead note paper.

Letter with envelope 1919 May 22   2.0 Pages


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Text   1 103

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Typed and signed letter, with enevlope, from Rholie Ward to his mother. Envelope bears YMCA logo.

Letter with envelope 1919 July 4   5.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 104

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Handwritten and signed letter, with enevlope, from Rholie Ward to his mother. Written on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

Written from "on board a steam boat, S. Vincente, 1250 miles from our destination."

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Mrs. E.E. "Kennie" Mayes, et al 1918-1919 

Letter 1919 June 14   2.0 Pages


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Text   1 105

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Handwritten and signed letter, with enevlope, from Rholie Ward to E.E. "Kennie", Ess and Nell Mayes. Written from New York on YMCA letterhead note paper.

Letter with envelope 1919 January 27   4.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 106

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with enevlope, from Rholie Ward to E.E. "Kennie" Mayes, et al. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

Letter with envelope 1919 March 7   4.0 Pages Discolored, soft and acidic.


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Text   1 107

Scope and Contents note

Handwritten and signed letter, with enevlope, from Rholie Ward to E.E. "Kennie" Mayes, et al. Written from Thonne le Thil on le Foyer du Soldat - YMCA letterhead note paper.

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