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
H x W: 10 7/16 x 8 in. (26.5 x 20.3 cm)
Type
letters (correspondence)
Place depicted
Liberia, West Africa, Africa
Place used
Xenia, Greene County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date
March 27, 1919
Description
A letter handwritten in black ink on yellowed paper. The letter is dated March 27, 1919 and addressed to Lieutenant Oscar W. Price in Xenia, Ohio. Young is writing to Price to inform him he has been recommended as a Captain in the Liberian Frontier Force.
Transcription Center Status
Transcription Available
Topic
African American
Africa
Correspondence
Men
Military
United States--History--1919-1933
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2010.39.6
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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