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Accession number A2003.043
Collection Pam Edwards Small Collection
Title Postcard of Camp Dodge, Iowa
Catalog Number A2003.043
Object Name Postcard
Credit line Collection of the AAMI - Gift of Pam Edwards
Physical characteristics 5.5inches wide by 3.5inches tall
Dates of Creation 1919
Access Conditions Open for research
Copyrights no known restrictions
Scope & Content This is a postcard that was written from Camp Dodge, Des Moines, Iowa on June 15, 1919 to a friend or family member in Washington D.C.. The postcard captures a view of the barracks at the camp. 5.5inches wide by 3.5inches tall.
" Hello Serg. We arrived here tonight at 8 oclock, will probaly [sic] get out tomorrow some time they sent 900 out today tell the gang hello. Your old buddy Crissiy and all."
Biographical History Ms. Edwards is an avid antique shopper and is employed by the AAHMCCI.
Subjects War
Military camps
Military facilities
Military life
World War I
Search Terms Des Moines
Camp Dodge
World War I
WWI
Soldiers
Army
Barracks
Recruits
Bases - Military
Camps
Military
Military units - Segregated
Segregated military units
Classification Correspondence
Postcard
Military
War