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Guide to the Benjamin Segan Letters
1943-1945
 MS 3024

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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Collection processed by Joseph Ditta

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on May 21, 2018
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Container 1     Title Date
Box: 1 Letters 1-173

Scope and Contents Note

Segan's Selective Service induction precedes the first letter.

Missing numbers 22 (May) and 141 (November).

1943 May-December
Box: 2 Letters 174-493

Scope and Contents Note

Missing numbers 364 (July), 418, 432-433, and 441 (all from October). Number 434 (13 October 1944) survives as a photocopy.

1944 January-December
Box: 3 Letters 494-754

Scope and Contents Note

Missing numbers 580 (May), 599 (June), 629 (July), and 676 (August).

A USB stick holding digital images of all the Segan letters is in the back of this box.

1945 January-November