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Pershing, John J. (1860-1948) to Joseph K. Dixon re: 15 letters (some translations or carbon copies), including Douglas Haig & Marshal Petain[Decimalized .01- .23]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03911.07 Author/Creator: Pershing, John J. (1860-1948) Place Written: [various places] Type: Header Record Date: 1919-1924 Pagination: 15 letters

Summary of Content: Praising the contributions on Native Americans in World War I. With other writers besides Pershing.

Background Information:

People: Dixon, Joseph K

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: World War IMilitary HistoryGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyAmerican Indian History

Sub Era: World War I

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