John W. Ferguson photograph collection: circa 1919
Summary Information
Title: John W. Ferguson photograph collection
Creator: Ferguson, John W.
Dates: circa 1919
Extent: 6.12 MB (1 digital file)
Abstract:
Papers of a soldier in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, the "Polar Bear Expedition."
Call number: 2012081 Aa 2
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
1150 Beal Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2113
Phone: 734-764-3482
Fax: 734-936-1333
e-mail: bentley.ref@umich.edu
Home Page: http://www.bentley.umich.edu/
Finding aid created by Olga Virakhovskaya, September 2012

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

The collection was donated by Matthew Ferguson in February 2012 (Donor No. 10730)

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open without restriction.

To protect fragile audiovisual recordings (such as audio cassettes, film reels, and VHS tapes), the Bentley Historical Library has a policy of converting them to digital formats by a professional vendor whenever a researcher requests access. For more information, please see: http://bentley.umich.edu/research/duplication/.

Copyright:

Copyright is held by the Regents of the University of Michigan but the collection may contain third-party materials for which copyright is not held. Patrons are responsible for determining the appropriate use or reuse of materials.

Preferred Citation:

[item], folder, box, John W. Ferguson photograph collection, Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan


Biography

John W. Ferguson, of Ravenna, Mich., served in Company C, 310th Engineers, during the American intervention in Russia, 1918-1919, the "Polar Bear Expedition."


Collection Scope and Content Note

Photograph of John W. Ferguson, a soldier in the Allied intervention in Russia, 1918-1920, riding a horse in Russia, possibly in Murmansk.

Subject Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the finding aid database and catalog of The Bentley Historical Library/University of Michigan. Researchers desiring additional information about related topics should search the catalog using these headings.


  • Horses -- Russia.
  • Soldiers -- American -- Russia.
  • Soviet Union -- History -- Allied intervention, 1918-1920.
  • Photographs.
  • Polar Bear Expedition.
  • Digital file formats.
  • Photographs.
  • Ferguson, John W.
  • United States. Army. Engineer Regiment, 310th.
Contents List
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Container / Location Title
 
John W. Ferguson photograph collection [series]
CD Box   8  
Photograph of John W. Ferguson circa 1919 [view items]