Meyer Later World War I Memorabilia, 1917-1919

Meyer Later World War I Memorabilia, 1917-1919

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Notes
Later was an American soldier who served in France with the U.S. Army during World War I.
FInding aid by Eric Behm, linked online to this record.
Donated to the Archives Center in 2008 by Meyer Later's daughter, Stephanie Later.
Organization
The collection is divided into four series: Series 1, Personal Correspondence, 1918-1919; Series 2, Photographs, 1919; Series 3, United States Army materials, 1918; Series 4, Memorabilia, 1917-1919
Summary
The collection contains letters and postcards sent by or received by Meyer Later while serving in France with the U.S. Army during World War I, photographs, his pay record book, dog tags, and four silk embroidered handkerchiefs.
Cite as
Meyer Later World War I Memorabilia, 1917-1919, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Date
1917
1917-1919
1910-1920
20th century
1900-1950
creator
Later, Meyer 1895-1984
donor
Later, Stephanie
Place
France
Physical description
1 cu. ft. : 3 boxes
Local number
2008.3069 (NMAH Acc.)
Digital ID
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Topic
World War, 1914-1918
War--World War I soldiers
U. S. Army
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Data Source
Archives Center, National Museum of American History