Willis V. Daugherty letters 1917-1920 (bulk 1917-1919)
Willis V. Daugherty letters
Daugherty, Louella L.
0.75 linear feet
This collection consists of letters that Ensign Willis V. Daugherty wrote to his mother while studying at Harvard University and serving as a United States Naval Air Corps pilot during the First World War. At Harvard, Daugherty wrote of his financial difficulties, coursework, and social life. While in the Navy, he described his training at naval air stations in Key West and Pensacola, Florida, including details of his flight maneuvers and life in the military.
The material is in English
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