"Let's Go" newsletter of the Motor Transport Reconstruction Park 772, Verneuil, Nievre, France, -1919 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Title: "Let's Go" newsletter of the Motor Transport Reconstruction Park 772, Verneuil, Nievre, France, -1919
Extent: 1.0 Folders
Scope and Contents: "Let's Go" newsletter, February 13-May 17, 1919, consisting of two "advanced editions" and Volume 1, numbers 1, 3-7 and 9-12 (with number 7 misnumbered 10), accompanied by one illustrated broadsheet "Funny Supplement" dated April 5, 1919 and titled "Letters from Home Sweet Home" by William H. Given, Jr.. The first edition served as a prospectus for the newsletter whose official publication had been delayed due to a paper shortage. The newsletter set out to report "truthfully all noteworthy local events and to record some of the most brillant thoughts which daily eminate from the fertile brains of our precious Buck privates." Much of the newsletter's contents anticipated the imminent departure of the American troops.