Lewis W. Ball Letter
Letter written by Ball to his cousin, Mrs. Howard O. Merrill, Morrills Cor., Maine telling of his service in the Spanish-American War as a member of the 8th Company, U.S. Volunteer Signal Corps. The letter discusses his duties, conditions in camp, etc.
Collection also contains a letter dated Dec. 27, 1969 from Adelbert H. Merrill, donor of the collection, to James C. MacCampbell, director of Fogler Library, giving his memories of Lewis Ball. MacCampbell's reply and a brief history of the 8th Co., U.S. Volunteer Signal Corps are also included.
- 1898 August 20
- Ball, Lewis W. (Person)
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4 pages (20 cm)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Adelbert H. Merrill, December 1969.
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