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Catalog Number 2013.58.9
Object Name Postcard, Inscribed
Accession number 2013.58
Description Inscribed postcard from Thomas R. Shook, Camp Funston, Kansas, to Mrs. Robert D. Shook, Artesian, South Dakota

Inscribed: Dinner in Omaha at best hotel; Took on 72 men at Wahoo Nebraska; Will be in Lincoln in a short time; Will take on more there; Red Cross gave us lots of paper and tobacco; Will not get to Fort Riley until tomorrow morning; Found Albert a short time ago

From the service of Corporal Thomas R. Shook, Company D, 340 Machine Gun Battalion at Camp Funston, Kansas; then Machine Gun Company, 119th Regiment, 30th Division, AEF.
Date September 26,1917
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
People Shook, Thomas R.
Subjects World War I
Food
Eating & drinking
Tobacco
Letters (Home)
Inscribed postcard