World War 1 envelope with censor stamp, 1918

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


This letter from Glenn Holt to Guy Goodrich of Canaan bears the censor's stamp in the lower left corner. Glenn Holt was serving in the United States Army "somewhere in France" and all the mail was censored so as to protect the positions and plans of the Allied Armed Forces.

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  • Title: World War 1 envelope with censor stamp, 1918
  • Creator: Glenn H. Holt
  • Creation Date: 1918-06-06
  • Subject Date: 1918-06-06
  • Locations:
    • FR
    • Canaan, Somerset County, ME
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Local Code: Coll. S-5921, Misc. Box 154/2
  • Collection: Glen H. Holt papers
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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