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Roy Gilbert Wills Scrapbook, 1917-1919
Overview of the Collection
- Wills, Roy Gilbert
- Roy Gilbert Wills Scrapbook
- 1917-1919 (inclusive)19171919
- 1 container, (Approximate 164 items)
- Collection Number
- PC 41
- Scrapbook containing photographs, postcards, clippings, deeds, military records, family snapshots, and other papers, principally relating to naval duty in the Mediterranean. Also includes some additional, unbound, photographs, postcards, and records.
Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC)
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Terrell Library Suite 12
- Access Restrictions
The collection is open and available for on-site research use. Researchers will be instructed to wear gloves. Though the images vary widely in their physical condition, reproductions in the form of digital scans and prints will be available for most of the items in the collection.
- Funding for encoding this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
Scrapbook containing photographs, postcards, clippings, deeds, military records, family snapshots, and other papers, principally relating to naval duty in the Mediterranean. Also includes some additional, unbound, photographs, postcards, and records.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
[Item description] Roy Gilbert Wills Scrapbook, 1917-1919 (PC 41)
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
|1||1||USS Stribling||14 May 1919|
|1||1||USS Stribling in the Villefranche Harbor||4 July 1919|
|1||1||Warranty Deed from Samuel Wilson to Jane Wilson||27 March 1903|
|1||1||Warranty Deed from Edwin Pintler to Samuel Wilson||9 July 1903|
|1||1||Roy Gilbert Wills||undated|
|1||1||Jane Wills Wilson||undated|
|1||1||Newspaper clipping, Pomeroy, Garfield County, Washington||1 June 1972|
|1||1||Roy Gilbert Wills' Navy discharge certificate||26 August 1919|
|1||1||Photocopy of a newspaper clipping||30 May 1963|
|1||1||Envelope addressed to Mrs. George Watson, includes three postcards||13 May 1919|
|1||1||Roy Gilbert Wills enlistment record||26 August 1919|
|1||2||Scrapbook containing black and white photographs principally relating to naval duty in the Mediterranean, and family snapshots.
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Naval history, Modern -- 20th century -- Archives.
- United States. Navy -- History.