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Samuel P. Fay's Diary (2) | Archives of the American Field Service and AFS Intercultural Programs

 
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Samuel P. Fay's Diary (2)
Date:
1915 July 6- August 27
Description:
This diary details Samuel P. Fay's experience with the American Ambulance Field Service (later to be known as the American Field Service, abbreviated “AFS”) with Section Sanitaire [États-] Unis (SSU) 1 in Belgium relating to retrieving wounded from postes de secours, German artillery bombardments, the novelty of airplanes, the maintenance of the motor pool, and general impressions of the war, including movements of British, French, and Belgian troops as well as descriptions of trench design.  The diary includes mention of other ambulance drivers and staff, including AFS founder A. Piatt Andrew and  fellow volunteer Joshua G.B. Campbell.
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Unbound diary containing 40 8.5" x 11" sheets of paper. The pages are typed on one side. Digital Description: Also available as high resolution JPEG and TIFF files.
ID:
1_053_2
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Archives of the American Field Service and AFS Intercultural Programs
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Photographed by staff at The Center for Jewish History in New York, NY in 2015.
Rights:
This diary cannot be reproduced outside the guidelines of United States Fair Use (17 U.S.C., Section 107) without the advance permission of the Archives of the American Field Service and AFS Intercultural Programs.  In the event that this diary becomes a source for publication, a credit line indicating the Archives of the American Field Service and AFS Intercultural Programs is required.
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