Letter to Oscar W. Price from Colonel Charles Young

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Written by
Col. Young, Charles, American, 1864 - 1922
Received by
Price, Oscar W., American, born 1894
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
10 1/8 x 7 15/16
Type
letters (correspondence)
Place made
Wilberforce, Greene County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date
January 21, 1918
Description
A typewritten letter printed in black ink on yellowed paper. At the top is [Wilberforce, Ohio, Jan. 21, 1918]. The letter addressed to Sgt. Oscar W. Price at Camp Sherman, Ohio. The bottom half of the letter has been torn away. In the letter, Young advises Price on his military career and his romantic relationship.
Transcription Center Status
Transcription Available
Topic
African American
Correspondence
Men
World War I
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2010.39.2
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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