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Augustine Regan Co. K 23rd Infantry

Item Information

Title:
Augustine Regan Co. K 23rd Infantry
Description:
The scrapbook is made up of 17 leaves of dark grey papers bound at one long end with red, white, and blue ribbon. The contents include newspaper clippings and one photograph. The clippings include poems, news articles about Augustine and his friends, Frank McNulty and Leon (Jean) Valcourt, masses held for Valcourt and Regan, return of Regan’s body, citations of bravery, and the plan to name a Square in Lawrence after Corp. Regan. The photograph is of the “west end boys.”
Date:
1917–1918
Format:
Albums/Scrapbooks
Ephemera
Genre:
Scrapbooks
Location:
Lawrence Public Library
Special Collections
Collection (local):
James Regan
Subjects:
Military personnel
Death
Memorial rites & ceremonies
World War, 1914-1918
Regan, Gussie, 1898-1918
Extent:
1 scrapbook ; 19 x 14 cm
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
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Notes (acquisition):
This collection is the gift of Jim Regan in 2013.
Preferred Citation:
Courtesy Lawrence Public Library
Notes (date):
Date from item or accompanying material.
Notes:
Title from item or accompanying material.
Accession #:
2013.24
Identifier:
regan