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Joe S. Taylor, World War I diary

 Collection — Folder: S2467
Identifier: S2467

Scope and Contents

This collection includes one "a line a day" diary from Sgt. Joe S. Taylor in the United States from 1918 regarding World War I and his day to day activities and one blank Oshkosh B'Gosh notebook.


  • 1918

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

Joseph S. Taylor was a sargeant in Company E, 8th Regiment during World War I. He enlisted in the Army on December 24, 1917 and left Salem, Indiana for Jacksonville, Florida on December 26, 1917, arrving at Camp Joseph E. Johnston on December 28.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection consists of one item.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a purchase from Scottsburg Antique Shop 1971/07/23.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2016/06/27 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2016/06/27 by Lauren Patton.
Joe S. Taylor, World War I diary
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.