Bela Tomosvary World War I papers, 1914-1924 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
ID: 1/7/MSS 312
Extent: 1.0 Boxes
Predominant Dates: 1914-1924
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Scope and Contents: Five journals (in Hungarian) cover the period 1914-1920. Documents include identity papers, a leave pass, a Red Cross card in Russian, an apparent contract or constitution drawn up for prisoners of war in Siberia, and various postwar documents in Hungarian and Turkish. The collection also includes photographs taken before and during the war and a 1915 postcard of the battle of Limonowa (December 1914).