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Grainger County Knitting Club, Rutledge, Tenn.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2011.034

Scope and Contents

Tenn., Grainger County Knitting Club, Rutledge, WWI. Group of 8 letters from soldiers from the county who are off in camps, thanking the Club for knitting and sending them nice warm sweaters. Soldiers are: Alonzo Nicely, Claude Higgs, John Dalton, W. H. Cabbage, James Whitehead and J. W. Campbell, all at Camp Gordon, with Grover Bates at Camp Jackson and W. S. Corpening at Camp Sevier. Mentioned are: Ralph Brown, Mr. Biddle and Luther Maples. Most of these letters are on YMCA stationary or Camp letterhead and all have covers and stamps. All but one are addressed to Mrs. A. M. Nance, and all are dated Jan.-Feb. 1918.

Dates

  • 1918

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at mcclung-archivist@knoxlib.org

Extent

8 letters with envelopes

Title
Grainger County Knitting Club, Rutledge, Tenn.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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