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Louis & Jodi Atkin Family Collection (MGHL 00031)

Overview

Scope and Contents

Administrative Information

Detailed Description

Books and Pamphlets

Newspapers

Sheet Music

Periodicals

Ephemera

Correspondence

Regalia

Magnetic Media

Personal Papers

Photographic Materials



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Louis & Jodi Atkin Family Collection (MGHL 00031), 1885-1996 | MGHL Dowd Modern Graphic History Library

By Andrea Degener, Washington University Special Collections Staff

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Collection Overview

Title: Louis & Jodi Atkin Family Collection (MGHL 00031), 1885-1996Add to your cart.

ID: MGHL/mghl00031

Extent: 39.0 Linear Feet

Arrangement:

Items are arranged by material type.

The contents of the collection are arranged as follows:

Series 1: Books and Pamphlets

Series 2: Newspapers

Series 3: Sheet Music

Series 4: Periodicals

Series 5: Ephemera

Series 6: Correspondence

Series 7: Regalia

Series 8: Magnetic Media

Series 9: Personal Papers

Series 10: Photographic Materials

Series 11: Framed Works

Date Acquired: 10/14/2013. More info below under Accruals.

Subjects: Posters -- 20th century., Propaganda World War 1914 1918, World War, 1914-1918.

Languages: English, French, German, Italian, Polish

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Louis and Jodi Atkin Family Collection contains World War I posters and memorabilia. The collection includes over 400 recruitment and propaganda posters produced from 1915 – 1918 by the major countries engaged in the war: America, Britain, France, Italy, Russia, Czechoslovakia and Germany. In addition to posters, the collection also includes books, newspapers, photographs, and military clothing.

Subject/Index Terms

Posters -- 20th century.
Propaganda World War 1914 1918
World War, 1914-1918.

Administrative Information

Repository: MGHL Dowd Modern Graphic History Library

Accruals: There are no accruals.

Access Restrictions: There are some access restrictions.

Use Restrictions:

Some restrictions, please contact the Modern Graphic History Library Curator at (314) 935-7741 or spec@wumail.wustl.edu.

Users of the collections who wish to use items from this collection, in whole or in part, in any form of publication (as defined in the form) must sign and submit to the Washington University Department of Special Collections a hard copy of the Notifcation of Intent to Publish Modern Graphic History Library Materials from.

All publication not covered by fair use restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder.

Acquisition Method: The collection was donated to the Modern Graphic History Library by the Louis & Jody Atkin Family in June 2013.

Preferred Citation: Louis & Jodi Atkin Family Collection, Washington University Libraries, Department of Spceical Collections

Processing Information: The collection was processed by Loren Wright in January 2016.

Finding Aid Revision History:

The finding aid was entered into Archon by Andrea Degener in February 2016.

Finding aid updated by Andrea Degener in April 2018.


Box and Folder Listing


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[Series 1: Books and Pamphlets],
[Series 2: Newspapers],
[Series 3: Sheet Music],
[Series 4: Periodicals],
[Series 5: Ephemera],
[Series 6: Correspondence],
[Series 7: Regalia],
[Series 8: Magnetic Media],
[Series 9: Personal Papers],
[Series 10: Photographic Materials],
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Series 6: CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Box 28Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Unsigned letterAdd to your cart.
addressed to Mr. M.R. Hutchinson, c/o Edison Laboratory, Orange, N.J.
Folder 2: Naval Consulting Board of the United States, December 8, 1916Add to your cart.
letter addressed to Captain G.E. Burd, U.S.N., Industrial Manager, Navy Yard, New York, N.Y.
Folder 3: Navy Yard, New York. Machinery Division, January 12, 1917Add to your cart.
memorandum for industrial manager
Folder 4: Naval Consulting Board of the United States, Office of Lawrence Addicks, March 7, 1917Add to your cart.
letter addressed to Rear Admiral Geo. E. Burd, U.S.N., New York Navy Yard, Brooklyn, N.Y.
Folder 5: Unsigned letter, June 1, 1918Add to your cart.
from W & A Fletcher Co, 1301 Hudson Street, Hoboken, NJ
Folder 6: Signed by W & A Fletcher Company Vice President, June 4, 1918Add to your cart.
addressed to Lieut. Earl P Mason, USNRF.
Folder 7: Signed by Private Secretary, Commonwealth of Australia, August 9, 1918Add to your cart.
letter addressed to Rear Admiral G.E. Bird, Industrial Manager, United States Navy Yard, New York, N.Y.
Folder 8: American Red Cross Christmas Roll Call, December 31, 1918Add to your cart.
addressed to Admiral bird, Brooklyn Navy Yard; signed by director
Folder 9: American Expeditionary Forces letter from John J. Pershing, March 25, 1919Add to your cart.
letter addressed to General Hersey

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[Series 1: Books and Pamphlets],
[Series 2: Newspapers],
[Series 3: Sheet Music],
[Series 4: Periodicals],
[Series 5: Ephemera],
[Series 6: Correspondence],
[Series 7: Regalia],
[Series 8: Magnetic Media],
[Series 9: Personal Papers],
[Series 10: Photographic Materials],
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