Inventory of the Henry Serrano Villard typescript : Red Cross driver in Italy : a memoir of the First World War

Finding aid prepared by Lauren McCune
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Title: Henry Serrano Villard typescript : Red Cross driver in Italy : a memoir of the First World War
Collection Number: 85055
Date: 1982
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.2 linear feet)
Abstract: Relates to the American Red Cross ambulance service in Italy during World War I, and to Villard's acquaintanceship with the writer Ernest Hemingway in the ambulance service. Appendices include rosters of Red Cross personnel in Italy, and a copy of a 1918 article by Hemingway in a Red Cross bulletin.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Villard, Henry Serrano, 1900-1996

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Henry Serrano Villard typescript : Red Cross driver in Italy : a memoir of the First World War, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1985.

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Biographical Note

1900: Born, Manhattan, New York
1918: Served as volunteer ambulance driver for the Red Cross in Italy. Met Earnest Hemingway while both were recuperating in Red Cross hospital
1921: Graduated from Harvard University
1952: Served as Envoy to Lybia
1958: Served as U.S. Representative to the European Office of the United Nations
1960: Served as Ambassador to Mali, Senegal, and Mauritania
1996: Died, Los Angeles, California

Scope and Content of Collection

Relates to the American Red Cross ambulance service in Italy during World War I, and to Villard's acquaintanceship with the writer Ernest Hemingway in the ambulance service. Appendices include rosters of Red Cross personnel in Italy, and a copy of a 1918 article by Hemingway in a Red Cross bulletin.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

American National Red Cross.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961.
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--Italy.
World War, 1914-1918--Medical care.

Box-Folder 1 : 1

Manuscript, 1982

Scope and Content Note

Describes Villard's American Red Cross ambulance service in Italy during World War I, and his acquaintanceship with the writer Ernest Hemingway in the ambulance service. Appendices include rosters of Red Cross personnel in Italy and a copy of a 1918 article by Hemingway in a Red Cross bulletin.
Box-Folder 1 : 2

Appendices, undated