Manuscript Collection

A Diary of Gladys Terriberry - Accession 1045 - M469 (520)

Title

A Diary of Gladys Terriberry - Accession 1045 - M469 (520)

Files

Identifier

Accession 1045 - M469 (520)

Inclusive Dates

1998

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

19 pieces

Language

English;

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a Diary of Gladys Terriberry: American Army Nurse, France, 1918 which was transcribed with historical background by David J. Riley. It is a transcription of a diary of Gladys Terriberry (1888-1975) who was an American U.S. Army nurse who was stationed at a base hospital in France during WWI. The Diary covers the period from February 7, 1918 through August 11, 1918. Gladys was stationed in Chaumont in the Marne Valley at the Base Hospital No. 15. She mostly wrote about "more pleasant activities and friendships" instead of "the horrors of the war."

Provenance

A Diary of Gladys Terriberry was given to the Archives by David J. Riley on May 30, 2001.

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

A Diary of Gladys Terriberry - Accession 1045 - M469 (520)

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