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  • Care and Preservation of Artillery Material, 1917 

    Unknown author (1917-10)
    A manual instructing on the "Care and Preservation of Artillery Material" from the Field Artillery School of Instruction (Saumur). The name of Arthur A. Schmon is handwritten across the front cover.
  • Christmas Card 

    Schmon, Eleanore Celeste (2014-10-30)
  • Chtistmas Card 

    Schmon, Eleanore Celeste (2014-10-29)
    A Christmas card that reads: "Christmas Greetings to my Daddy. Just a little Christmas card that will tell you, Daddy dear, I will give you all my love, And be your good child all the year!". Eleanore Celeste often ...
  • Conscription Letter Envelope 

    Unknown author (2014-10-29)
    An envelope from the Army and Navy Department "The International Committee of Young Men's Christian Associations (in the Field) General Office". The handwritten note on the front reads: "Capsule that decided someone's ...
  • Der Brummer, 1918 

    Unknown author (Berlin : Verlag der "Lustige Blätter", 1914-, 1918)
    A german magazine/newspaper called "Der Brummer". The edition is numbered 217 and is from the year 1918.
  • First Field Artillery Brigade Observer, 1 July 1918 

    Unknown author (1918-07-01)
    The report mentions that General Pershing presented Distinguished Service Crosses to soldiers in the First Field Artillery Brigade. It also describes a Sergeant and 3 men finding an enemy soldier asleep with a machine ...
  • First Field Artillery Brigade Observer, 22 June 1918 

    Unknown author (1918-06-22)
    An issue of the First Field Artillery Brigade Observer, 22 June 1918, no.5. The report describes several raids, including "the Austrians, under orders from the Kaiser and with the object of putting new enthusiasm into ...
  • General Orders No. 61, 24 September 1918 

    Thornton, S.G. (1918-09-24)
    General Orders, dated 24 September 1918, includes telegram messages received by the Corps Commander. The telegrams quoted include one from Woodrow Wilson and Major General Summerall. Both are messages of congratulations ...
  • General Orders, 28 February 1919 

    Pershing, General John J. (1919-02-28)
    A letter from General John J. Pershing to his "fellow soldiers" as service comes to an end. He thanks the soldiers for their "splendid service to the army and to the nation".
  • Illustration from the First Field Artillery Brigade Observer 

    Butler, Alban B. Jr. (1918-07-04)
    A cartoon by Alban B. Butler (signed), titled "National Salute" and dated 4 July 1918. The illustration shows officers loading a canon and firing.
  • Interrogation of Prisoner - Heaquarters 1st Division, American Expeditionary Forces, 27 May 1918 

    Unknown author (1918-05-27)
    A prisoner interrogation report dated 27 May 1918. The report reads: "I. PRISONER X. 1st. Battalion, 272 Res. Rogt., 82d Res. 1. CIRCUMSTANCES OF CAPTURE; Captured, while attempting to raid our trenches, at point 1719 ...
  • Invitation - Presentation Party in the Garden of Buckingham Palace, 1953 

    Unknown author (1953-05-28)
    An invitation to an "Afternoon Presentation Party in the Garden of Buckingham Palace on Thursday 28th May 1953 from 4 to 6 o'clock". The invitation is to Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Schmon and lists dress attire for ladies and gentlemen.
  • Journal of Cantigny Operations, 28 May 1918 

    Unknown author (1918-05)
    A "journal of Cantigny operations" starting at 12:15 a.m. May 28th through May 30th. The final entry reads: "May 30th: Colonel Holbrook reports that the Germans started another Counter Attack about 3:30A.M. that the first ...
  • Letter - E.C. Schmon to Arthur A. Schmon, 1 April 1916 

    Schmon, Eleanore Celeste (2014-11-26)
    She discusses her evening of cards and dancing. She states that Arthur will be home in two and a half weeks.
  • Letter - E.C. Schmon to Arthur A. Schmon, 1 March 1918 

    Schmon, Eleanore Celeste (2014-11-27)
    The letter is written on Waldorf-Astoria stationary. She is in the city with her Auntie and they plan to go to dinner at the Martinique. The letter is labelled number 64.
  • Letter - E.C. Schmon to Arthur A. Schmon, 1 March 1919 

    Schmon, Eleanore Celeste (2014-12-10)
    She mentions a birthday gift that has been sent from Arthur and will soon arrive. Eleanore Celeste has been teaching at Washington Street school and has been asked to work a great deal at this school. She believes the ...
  • Letter - E.C. Schmon to Arthur A. Schmon, 1 May 1919 

    Schmon, Eleanore Celeste (2014-10-29)
    A letter from E.C. Schmon to Arthur A. Schmon which discusses her attendance at the Broad Theatre to see the play "Tiger! Tiger!". Mrs. Schmon also discusses an outing with friends. the letter is labelled number 269.
  • Letter - E.C. Schmon to Arthur A. Schmon, 10 & 12 January 1920 

    Schmon, Eleanore Celeste (2014-11-05)
    The letter discusses fish that needs to be sold by the couple, but no one is interested because the fish is mostly bone and skin. The second letter mentions they have been married for five months. The first letters are ...
  • Letter - E.C. Schmon to Arthur A. Schmon, 10 April 1920 

    Schmon, Eleanore Celeste (2014-11-05)
    The letter discusses Arthur's "dandy cruise in the woods. Two hundred miles-" She also mentions that the couple has been married for eight months, but have only lived together two and half months. She talks about a train ...
  • Letter - E.C. Schmon to Arthur A. Schmon, 10 August 

    Schmon, Eleanore Celeste (2014-10-30)
    The letter discusses that this is to be the day that Arthur will be told of his commissions.