Geiger family papers  1890-1939 (bulk 1890-1918)
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Title: Geiger family papers
Creator: Geiger, Henry, b. 1871 and Geiger, Mildred Palmer
Inclusive dates: 1890-1939
Bulk dates: 1890-1918
Extent: 1.5 linear feet
Abstract:
The Geiger family papers are primarily made up of correspondence written or received by Henry and Mildred Palmer Geiger, who lived in Galena, Illinois, and Sheldon, Iowa, during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The collection includes letters that the couple wrote to each other during their courtship and letters that Henry received from his wife, siblings, parents, and children while he served with the Illinois National Guard during the Spanish-American War and with the American Expeditionary Forces during World War I.

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu