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Edward Stewart Jones letters, 1918-1919, 1918

Part of Edward Stewart Jones letters, 1918-1919

66m13Jones, Edward Stewart correspondenceGuide to the Edward Stewart Jones correspondence, 1918-1919 66m13Ida SellUniversity of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center2011 June 10Special Collections Research CenterUniversity of Kentucky LibrariesMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, Kentucky 40506-0039URL: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2017-03-15 14:21:01 -0400.Description is in English.Describing Archives: A Content Standard2017 February 24EAD and description updated by Megan Mummey English University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center Edward Stewart Jones correspondence Jones, Edward Stewart, 1888-1934. 66m13 0.2 Cubic Feet 1 box 1918-1919 The Edward Stewart Jones correspondence (dated 1918-1919; 0.2 cubic feet; 1 box) consists of letters written mainly from England, by medical corpsman Edward Stewart Jones to his parents living near Lexington, Kentucky during World War I. Conditions Governing Access Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Conditions Governing Use The physical rights to the materials in this collection are held by the University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center. Preferred Citation 66m13: [Identification of item], Edward Stewart Jones correspondence, 1918-1919, University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center. Biographical note Sergeant Edward Stewart Jones served in the United States military during World War I. He was attached to the U.S. Base Hospital Unit 40 (the Barrow Unit), which was stationed in England in 1918 and 1919. Scope and Contents The Edward Stewart Jones correspondence (dated 1918-1919; 0.2 cubic feet; 1 box) consists of letters written mainly from England, by medical corpsman Edward Stewart Jones to his parents living near Lexington, Kentucky during World War I. Some letters were sent from United States camps before and after his unit went overseas. They give a detailed description of Jones' experiences as a medical corpsman. Arrangement Collection is arranged chronologically. Immediate Source of Acquisition Gift, 1966 World War, 1914-1918 -- Medical and sanitary affairs. Military hospitals. World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, American. Soldiers -- Correspondence. Barrow Unit United States. Army. Medical Corps. Base Hospital, Unit 40. Jones, Edward Stewart, 1888-1934. 1918 March 19-September 29111918 October 6-December 25121919 January 6-April 1013