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Category: Archives -> Document Boxes: Archives  
Donor: Herman Outcult
Location: Research Library -> Document Boxes -> O-1 O-1  
Accession Number: 2007.295.09  
Name of Object: 1 of Many letters from Henry Outcalt to his mother, Mrs. J. H. (Alice) Outcalt, R.R.2, Ludington, Mich. USA-WWI  
Description: 4 1/2 x 3 1/2 envelope. Censored OK lower left corner. Soldiers mail, post marked March 4. Note on back received March 26, 1918. Purple tissue lined envelope. 2 pages each, folded in half, from France, Jan. 24, 1918 - Folder: Outcalt  
History: Henry Outcalt was the father of the donor, Herman. Letters sent during WWI. Nov. 1917 and for a 14 month period of time. Henry Outcalt was born Nov. 12, 1891. Wounded in action in France. Stayed there for the duration of the war. Came home and spent  
Condition: Fair  
Height: 3.5 inches
Width: 4 inches