Inventory of the Philip Sidney Van Cise papers

Finding aid prepared by Lucas Sanchez
Hoover Institution Archives
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Stanford University
Stanford, CA, 94305-6010
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Title: Philip Sidney Van Cise papers
Date (inclusive): 1917-1919
Collection Number: 40003
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 manuscript box (0.4 linear feet)
Abstract: Letters, clippings, and miscellanea, relating to activities of the American Expeditionary Forces in France during World War I.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Van Cise, Philip Sidney, 1884-.

Access

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Philip Sidney Van Cise papers, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1940.

Accruals

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Biographical/Historical Note

1884 October 25 Born, Deadwood, South Dakota
1907 Graduates from University of Colorado
1917-1919 Assistant chief of staff for intelligence, 81st Division
circa 1919-1942 Lieutenant colonel, United States Army
1969 December 8 Died, Denver, Colorado

Scope and Content of Collection

The collection is comprised of letters, clippings, and miscellanea, relating to activities of the American Expeditionary Forces in France during World War I. Correspondence from Van Cise to his parents is included in the collection and reflects his experiences during the war. Also included in the collection are samples of insignia from the 81st Infantry Division, also known as the Wildcats.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces.
United States. Army. Infantry Division, 81st.
World War, 1914-1918--Campaigns--France.

 

Correspondence

Box/Folder: 1 : 1

1917

Box/Folder: 1 : 2

1918 January

Box/Folder: 1 : 3

1918 February

Box/Folder: 1 : 4

1918 March

Box/Folder: 1 : 5

1918 April

 

Correspondence from France 1918-1919

Box/Folder: 1 : 6

1918 May

Box/Folder: 1 : 7

1918 June

Box/Folder: 1 : 8

1918 July

Box/Folder: 1 : 9

1918 August

Box/Folder: 1 : 10

1918 September

Box/Folder: 1 : 11

1918 October

Box/Folder: 1 : 12

1918 November

Box/Folder: 1 : 13

1918 December

Box/Folder: 1 : 14

1919 January

Box/Folder: 1 : 15

1919 February

Box/Folder: 1 : 16

1919 March

Box/Folder: 1 : 17

1919 April

Box/Folder: 1 : 18

1919 May

Box/Folder: 1 : 19

1919 June

Box/Folder: 1 : 20

Maps of the United States and Europe undated

Box/Folder: 1 : 21

Newspaper clippings about the war and about Van Cise circa 1918

Box/Folder: 1 : 22

Military record 1922, 1940

Box/Folder: 1 : 23

Postcards, letters, and booklets circa 1918

Box/Folder: 1 : 24

Military insignia undated