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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Marvin Tyros Head World War I Collection



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Head, Marvin Tyros
Title: Marvin Tyros Head World War I Collection
Dates: 1914-1918
Abstract: Includes photographs, postcards, original U.S. Army documents, etc. concerning Head's service during World War I.
Accession No.: 2015-047
Extent: 1 in.
Laguage: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Marvin T. Head of Eskota, Texas, served in the U.S. Army in France during World War I.

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Scope and Contents

The Marvin Tyros Head World War I Collection includes photographs, postcards, original U.S. Army documents, etc. concerning Head's service during World War I.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted Access

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Index Terms

Subjects
Head, Marvin Tyros
World War, 1914-1918--Texas.
World War, 1914-1918--France.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Marvin Tyros Head World War I Collection, 1914-1918, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 
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2.325/B50 Inventory
Honorable Discharge from the U.S. Army, 1919
Promotion to Corporal in the U.S. Army, 1918
Veterans of World War I membership card, 1970
Postcard photograph, ca. 1918
Postcard photograph of five U.S. soldiers, including Marvin Head (left of first row) addressed to Conley Head, ca. 1918
Enlistment photos of Marvin Head, ca. 1918
Photo of infantry with oxcart in France, Marvin Head is soldier at rear of cart facing sideways, ca. 1918
French postcard of Roman ruins, ca. 1918
Postcard photograph of two unknown soldiers
Studio photo of Marvin Head and his brother Charlie Head, U.S. Army, ca. 1918
Postcard photograph of Marvin Head standing in uniform overcoat, 1918
Copies of photographs, including DVD
World War I tri-fold wallet of Marvin Head

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