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Herman E. Crowl correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS-043

Content Description

This collection consists of letters that Crowl wrote to his sister in Olivet, SD, Verna Crowl Dickerson, while serving in the military in the Philippines. He discusses his experiences in procuring supplies, his work as Post Quartermaster Sergeant and Sergeant Major, and discusses a revival in Manila. His correspondence reflects his connection to his home in South Dakota, and an interest in his family.

Dates

  • 1899 - 1902

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research without restriction. Researchers are advised to contact the Archives and Special Collections prior to visiting. Advance notice may be needed to retrieve items for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Researchers must obtain a signed Permission to Publish Form if they wish to reproduce, broadcast, or otherwise disseminate information from published and unpublished works held by ASC. Permission to reproduce, broadcast, or otherwise disseminate information materials from ASC does not constitute permission from the holder of copyright or literary rights. The researcher is responsible for securing permission from the copyright holder to publish or reproduce content from materials found in the collections.

Biographical / Historical

Herman E. Crowl, from Milbank, SD, was a Sergeant in Company H, 3rd Infantry. He served in the Philippines during the Spanish-American War.

Extent

.25 Linear Feet (1 document box)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by date.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number RC2000.25
Title
Herman E. Crowl correspondence
Status
Completed
Author
Amy Cooper
Date
2000
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the USD Archives and Special Collections Repository

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