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Guide to the Papers of David Span
1936-1945 (bulk 1943)
  MS 580

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Collection processed by Matthew Murphy

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 04, 2011
Description is in English

Descriptive Summary

Title: David Span Papers
Dates: 1938-1945 (bulk 1943)
Abstract: David Span was a Jewish American who served with the Army Air Force during World War II. This collection contains approximately one hundred and thirty three letters, most of which are written by David Span to his parents, Joseph Span and Jennie Span, and to his brother, Murray Span, who was serving in the United States Army. There are also letters from Murray Span to their parents, as well as several letters to Murray from friends of his who were also serving in various branches of the Armed Forces.
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
Location note: Manuscript cage
Call Phrase: MS 580