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Name of Collection:             Bigelow (Dr. Roy G.) Collection       

Accession Number:              AM10-88                               

Given By:                               Dr. L. Conrad Welker, Jr.    

Date of Receipt:                    July 20, 2010 

Extent:                                   2 items           

Inclusive Dates:                    1918 - 1919    

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

Two items Dr. Roy G. Bigelow had with him during his time in France during WWI.

  1. Notebook used from December 24, 1918, to August 15, 1919. His notes describe events in France, his return to the USA, preparations for his wedding and his wedding day. There are several items in the notebook, such as a postcard, newspaper clippings and a telegraph form.
  2. Holy Bible, in French, with the inscription “Roy G. Bigelow, June 23, 1919, Montpellier, France, Given by Miss Justin, YMCA University of Montpellier France.” This is in two different handwritings.

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