Debriefing report and diary of Anton Russell, private in the 339th Infantry Medical Detachment, sent to Archangel, Russia at the end of World War I, the "Polar Bear Expedition."
1 folder 35 digital files (345 MB)
2011095 Aa 2
Finding aid prepared by: Len Coombs
Scope and Content:
This collection contains original materials and digital reproductions. The digital items in this collection were digitized from originals by the individual donors before being received by the Bentley Historical Library. Preservation copies of these files with their original file names and CD-ROM file structures intact have been submitted to Deep Blue. Access copies of these digital files can be viewed by clicking on the links next to the individual folders in the Content List below.
In this finding aid, the files have been arranged into one series, Papers. Within each series, files are listed numerically according to the file arrangement they were given by the donor. The files in this collection are in TIF format.
Includes files containing the digitized diary, or travel log, of Russell's service and a Polar Bear reunion medal; also a non-digitized transcribed copy of a debriefing report.
Biographical / Historical:
Anton Russell served as a private with the 339th Infantry Medical Detachment, sent to Archangel, Russia at the end of World War I, the Polar Bear Expedition.
The collection was donated by Roy H. Russell in 2011 (Donor no.: 10574 ).
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