Guide to the Raymond Gleason Correspondence Collection, 1916-1920

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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Raymond Gleason Correspondence Collection
Dates: 1916-1920
Identification: SC/RGC
Creator: Gleason, Raymond
Physical Description: 0.21 linear feet
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections
Abstract: The collection consists of 19 letters sent between Raymond Gleason, his mother (T.M. Gleason), future wife (Ida Gravenow) and friend (Z. Bojanie) while serving overseas in the US Navy during World War I. The correspondence begins in 1916 with the bulk of letters written while Mr. Gleason was on the Mediterranean Ocean from 1918-1919. T.M. Gleason and Ida Gravenow resided in Wisconsin during the timeframe.

Biographical Information:

Raymond Gleason served overseas in the US Navy during World War I.

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Genre/Form of Material:

Paper records

Personal Name:

Gleason, Raymond

Topical Term:

Soldiers
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is open for research use.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item], [date], Raymond Gleason Correspondence Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 19 letters sent between Raymond Gleason, his mother (T.M. Gleason), future wife (Ida Gravenow) and friend (Z. Bojanie) while serving overseas in the US Navy during World War I. The correspondence begins in 1916 with the bulk of letters written while Mr. Gleason was on the Mediterranean Ocean from 1918-1919. T.M. Gleason and Ida Gravenow resided in Wisconsin during the timeframe.