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John O. W. Donaldson Collection
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Title: John O. W. Donaldson Collection
Creator: Donaldson, John O. W. (May 14, 1898-September 30, 1930)
Biography includes image
Provenance: The John O.W. Donaldson Correspondence was donated to Special Collections and Archives by Thea C. Furman, granddaughter of Nannie Donaldson Furman, in November 2008.
Extent: 0.25 linear feet (1 box)
Date Range: 1917-1919
Languages: English
Restrictions: None
Abstract:This collection consists of letters written by John O.W. Donaldson during WWI while with the Royal Air Force in England, to his parents and to his aunt, Nannie Donaldson Furman, wife of Davis Furman. There is one letter written by his brother, Augustus "Gus", to his Aunt Nan while a midshipman at the U.S. Naval Academy.
Arrangement: Letters arranged by date.
Scope and Content: Box 1 holds correspondence from John O. W. Donaldson and Augustus Donaldson to family members.
Collection Inventory
Location: Manuscript Collection
Accession #: 2008-095