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Verner Gaggin Letters, 1918-1919

Title
Verner Gaggin Letters, 1918-1919
ID
2014.198
Extent
1.0 Folder
Scope and Contents
Contains letters written during World War I by Captain Verner Gaggin, a doctor who served at Camp Oglethorpe, Georgia during World War I, to his wife Nell. Some of the letters still bear envelopes sent to an address in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Topics discussed include day-to-day hospital proceedings and the impact of the Spanish Influenza of 1918.
Creators
Gaggin, Verner
Subjects
Influenza Epidemic, 1918-1919
World War, 1939-1945--United States

Administrative Information

Acquired
12/09/2014.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Purchases--eBay.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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