Guide to the William Dodd Collection, 1915-1919

Finding aid prepared by Caitlin Tetreau and Jennifer Cox.

Collection number:     BLC-CR08
Title:     William Dodd Collection, 1915-1919 
Dates:     1915-1919, bulk 1915-1919
Extent:     .25 linear feet 19 letters

Collection Scope and Content

This collection contains 19 letters to and about William Dodd (created 1915-1919) during World War 1. Letters are from Dodd's girlfriend, Esther L. Whitcomb. She talks about Spanish Influenza , working in a draft board office, military parades and a telephone operators' strike in Boston. Based on the envelopes, Pvt. Dodd was stationed in France.


Arranged chronologically.

Related Material

Randall J. Cushing Collection

Collection Contents


001        March 28-April 15, 1919
002        April 17-April 24, 1919
003        Assorted letters
004        Cards