Michigan Historical Collections
Bentley Historical Library
University of Michigan

Finding Aid for
Henry J. Abel papers, 1918-1919, 1953, and 1964.

Finding aid prepared by:
Len Coombs

Summary Information
Title: Henry J. Abel papers
Creator: Abel, Henry J., 1890-1953.
Inclusive dates: 1918-1919, 1953, and 1964.
Extent: 1 folder.
Abstract:
Soldier from Big Rapids, Mich., member of 339th U.S. Infantry who served in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition." Collection includes photocopies of clippings, certificates, and miscellanea.

Call number: 89101 Aa 1
Language: The materials are in English.
Repository: Bentley Historical Library University of Michigan

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

The collection was donated by Mrs. Mildred Abel Weis, of Big Rapids, Michigan, in 1988 (Donor no.: 7625).

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation:

item, folder title, Henry J. Abel papers, Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan


Biography

Resident of Big Rapids, Michigan; soldier in the 339th Infantry.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of photocopies of clippings, certificates, and miscellanea.

Subject Terms

    Subjects
    • Abel, Henry J., 1890-1953.
    • Soviet Union--History--Allied Intervention, 1918-1920.
    • World War, 1914-1918.
    • Polar Bear Expedition.
    Contents List
       Container / Location    Title
     
    Papers [series]:
    Folder   1  
     1918-1919,  1953 and  1964 (89101.0001) (15 items)