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World War, 1914-1918 -- Prisoners of war.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Diaz, Jose Maria, Jr., 1917 - 1918

 File — Box 2, Folder: 29
Scope and Contents

Contains 5 letters from Diaz to Norris, 2 letters from Diaz's sister to Norris, 1 letter from Norris to Diaz's sister, and Diaz's address and a short note written by Norris.

Dates: 1917 - 1918

Eleventh War Letter, September - October 1918

 File — Box 1, Folder: 12
Scope and Contents

Contains 2 copies of a 16 page typewritten letter from Norris to "Lawrenceville friends". The letter consists of an updated "Honor Roll" (a list of Lawrenceville alumni killed while in service), Norris' thoughts about the impending end of the war, a list of Lawrenceville recipients of various war medals, updates about the lives of Lawrenceville alumni in the service, and updates about classes and teachers at the Lawrenceville School.

Dates: September - October 1918

Mattair, Lewis Henry, Jr., 1917 - 1919

 File — Box 4, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents

Contains 7 letters from Mattair to Norris, 1 letter from Norris to Mattair, a wedding announcement, Mattair's address, and some notes about him written by Norris.

Dates: 1917 - 1919

Munoz, John Cassidy, 1917 - 1919

 File — Box 4, Folder: 13
Scope and Contents

Contains 16 letters and 1 postcard from Munoz to Norris, 1 letter from Norris to Munoz, Munoz's address, and some notes about him written by Norris.

Dates: 1917 - 1919

Ninth War Letter, June 1918

 File — Box 1, Folder: 10
Scope and Contents

Contains 2 copies of a 7 page typewritten letter from Norris to "Lawrenceville friends". The letter consists of updates about Lawrenceville School sports, the death of two Lawrenceville alumni in action, and updates about the lives of Lawrenceville alumni in the service.

Dates: June 1918

Percival Chandler Norris World War I Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DC004
Scope and Contents

The bulk of the P.C. Norris World War I Collection consists of correspondence to and from Lawrenceville alumni serving in World War I. The correspondents include many notable Lawrentians of the period. The men often wrote about the experience of being away from home and in combat. Other items include photographs, newspaper clippings, and wedding announcements. The bulk of the documents date from immediately before the war to shortly after armistice.

Dates: 1911 - 1948; Majority of material found within 1917 - 1919

Twelfth Letter - the First Peace Letter, November - December 1918

 File — Box 1, Folder: 13
Scope and Contents

Contains 2 copies of an 8 page typewritten letter from Norris to "Lawrenceville friends". The letter consists of an updated "Honor Roll" (a list of Lawrenceville alumni killed and wounded while in the Service, Norris' thoughts about the end of the war, and updates from Lawrenceville alumni about their lives.

Dates: November - December 1918