Letter responding to Naval Reserve request for information, dated Oct. 18, 1918

Item

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Dublin Core

Title

Letter responding to Naval Reserve request for information, dated Oct. 18, 1918

Subject

<p>Student Army Training Corps (SATC) - World War, 1914-1918 - Southwestern University - Georgetown, TX</p>

Description

This typed letter is addressed to 'Commandant, Eight Naval District, US Naval Station, New Orleans, La.' and is signed (typed) 'President.' It is dated 'Oct. 18, 1918'. The body of the letter reads, 'I beg to advise:- 1. Our temporary contract [both words underlined] with the War Department calls for a per diem rate of $1.3888 for Board, Quarters and Tuition. 2. There are nine (9) Naval Reservists regis-[sic] at this Institution. 3. A statement of their College work will be forwarded you as soon as we sufficiently recover from the Influenza epidemic.'
Georgetown, TX

Creator

Unknown

Source

<p><a href="http://southwestern.edu/infoservices/departments/specialcollections/">Southwestern University Special Collections</a></p>
<p>Small Collections: Box 7, Folder 5</p>
<p>Copyright Notice: Available for research use; permission needed for publication.</p>

Date

1918

Citation

Unknown, “Letter responding to Naval Reserve request for information, dated Oct. 18, 1918,” Southwestern University Special Collections, accessed February 25, 2024, https://suspeccoll.southwestern.edu/items/show/1371.