Lloyd Benton Ball Papers

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Lloyd Benton Ball Papers
Creator: Ball, Lloyd Benton, approximately 1884-1948
Call Number: D.216
Dates: 1918
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Collection Overview
Title: Lloyd Benton Ball Papers
Creator: Ball, Lloyd Benton, approximately 1884-1948
Call Number: D.216
Dates: 1918
Physical Description: 1 box
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
Lloyd Benton Ball: born Pulteney, New York; died Rochester, New York, May 21, 1948, age 64.

Scope and Content
Nearly sixty letters by Ball to his wife, Lois, in Rochester and to several others. They were written between March 31 and December 10, 1918 while on ship and as he served in the Personnel Department of the YMCA in Paris during the First World War. He writes of his work and experiences, responds to news in his wife's letters, asks for news of various kinds, and sends his love to his wife and children.

Subject(s):
World War (1914-1918)
Correspondence
Ball, Lloyd Benton, approximately 1884-1948
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of his daughter Mrs. Charles C. B. Hallock (Margaret) of Rochester, New York, January 28, 1989.Access
The Lloyd Benton Ball Papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], Lloyd Benton Ball Papers, D.216, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
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