Library staff, students transcribing soldiers' letters home and other historical gems

by Erica Balch - May 20, 2020

In 1917, Private Gordon Parkinson wrote home with news that he’d been quarantined due to an outbreak of mumps in camp. Now, a new transcription project is making this letter, and other historically significant items in the Library’s digital archives, easier for scholars to find and use.


Library staff, students transcribing soldiers' letters home and other historical gems