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Guide to the Lewis E. Shaw Papers
1917-1922 (bulk 1917-1919)
 MS 671.1

New-York Historical Society

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Description is in English.

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Creator: Shaw, Lewis E., -1926
Title: Lewis E. Shaw papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1917-1922 (Bulk 1917-1919)
Abstract: Lewis E. Shaw served as a 1st Lieutenant in the 369th Infantry Regiment of the United States Army (known as the Harlem Hellfighters) during World War I. His letters to his mother, dated November 12, 1917 to January 27, 1919, tell of his experiences with the American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) in France.
Quantity: 0.3 Linear Feet (1 box)
Call Phrase: MS 671.1