Horace Pippin memoir of his experiences in France during World War I
Pippin, Horace, 1888-1946
World War, 1914-1918
1920 Oct. 4
Place of publication, production, or execution:
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Manuscript : 50 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 21 x 13 cm.
Pippin recounts arriving in France, the cold and the snow, and his perception of the feelings of the French civilians. He also recounts an intense battle with the Germans. Date from page one, which begins: Written by Horace P., 1920; October 4th 1920.
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