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1918 Mar. 18

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

France - Nick received letters from Letty and some fellows that he travelled to Europe with. The letters had gone to another post office, and one of the boys there recognized them and sent them over to Nick. Nick will be moving again soon. His work is different from most clerks. He is serving as an axillary man, going from place to place to help out in different department. Nick will send Letty a p... more

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 June 16

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

France - It was a nice day today but they spent the entire day working, they have been doing more and more work but they haven't gotten more help. Last night, the Sergeant borrowed a mandolin from one of the British soldiers and they had all sang along for a few hours. On his way to the post office he stopped in a church for a few minutes, he hopes to go more often in the future since the cathedrals... more

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 July 15

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

France - The Germans dropped bombs during the night, for the first time in a few weeks. On Bastille Day, Nick travelled to a historical seaside town in Northern France where he visited the tower where Joan of Arc was imprisoned and other historical sites. He comments on the beauty of the gardens and cathedrals in France. Nick has been practicing the mandolin.

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 Nov. 8

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

Rouen (France) - After a three hundred mile journey they have arrived in Rouen. It was not a pleasant journey since it rained and they had to fix two punctures. Somewhere along the journey he lost the blanket that Letty made for him, he thinks it was stolen out of the car when they stopped for the night. They have a new Cadillac car that they will use since they are expected to do considerable travelling. ... more

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918

Abbeville Viewbook

Abbeville (France) - Viewbook of sights around Abbeville including the canal, the port, statues, churches, hotels, cathedrals, and streets.

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918

Amiens Viewbook

Amiens (France) - Views from Amiens including cathedrals, hotels, museums, libraries, streets, and monuments.

Frank F. Newth Papers