Guide to the Papers of Alfred R. Tout, 1917 - 1973Manuscript MS-1196

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Title:

Guide to the Papers of Alfred R. Tout, 1917 - 1973

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1196

Collection Dates:

1917 - 1973

Size of Collection:

1 box (.25 linear feet)

Abstract:

Contains newsclippings, a photocopy, a ship's manifest, and funeral information for Arthur R. Tout. The collection reflects the experience of a member of the American Field Service in World War I.

Access to Collection:

Unrestricted.

Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

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Access to Collection

Unrestricted.

Publication & Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

Contains a bound volume of newsclippings of letters home From Tout, a mimeographed diary of a fellow American Field Service member. a transatlantic passenger manifest from the "Espagne" and the Rev. Wyman Rousseau's funeral address. The collection reflects the experience of a member of the American Field Service in World War I.

Biography

Alfred R. Tout (1893-1973). Farmer from Winchendon, MA. Dartmouth Class of 1918. Served in the American Field Service in World War I and was awarded the Croix de Guerre.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: 1917-1973

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted

Box Contents

  • Folder: 1, News clippings of letters home to family, 1917
  • Folder: 2, Unidentified WWI diary [photocopy], 1969
  • Folder: 3, Passenger manifest for "Espagne", 1917
  • Folder: 4, Wyman Rousseau, 1973

Finding Aids