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Bauer, Louis S., 1894-1975 : Louis S. Bauer Papers, 1911-1919

Letters written to Louis S. Bauer while serving in the army during World War I at Camp Grant near Rockford, Illinois. Correspondence is primarily from his siblings, with some from other family and friends. Letters document life for the Bauer family in Chicago during World War I. Includes approximately 50 postcards, most produced in Germany, a few of which have messages sent to Louis while in Europe. Also contains physical and digital photographs.
Extent: 0.2 linear feet - (1 box and 8 digital images)
Subjects: Chicago, Family Papers
Call Number: Midwest MS Bauer L
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The Louis S. Bauer Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).