Summary Information
Title: Rolling Rock Training Camp Ledger
Collection Number: DAR.1937.23
Creator: Rolling Rock Training Camp (Ligonier, Pa.).

Collection Dates: 1917
Extent: 0.21 linear feet (1 box)

Language: English

Abstract:
The Rolling Rock Training Camp Ledger contains information from July 9 to August 4, 1917 of guard duty in the military training camp near Ligonier, Pennsylvania. Information such as names, hours worked, and addresses were recorded in this ledger. Digital reproductions of the collection are available electronically by following the respective "Digitized Folder Contents" links within the finding aid.
Publisher:

ULS Archives Service Center
University of Pittsburgh Library System
7500 Thomas Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA, 15260
412-648-3232
archives-ref@mail.pitt.edu
Date Published:

June 2008
Author:

Finding aid prepared by Nicole Mader.
Revision Description:
April 2012:
Added links within finding aid to access content selected for digitization.

Collection Scope and Content Notes

This ledger contains a complete roster of the Rolling Rock Training Camp at Ligonier, Pennsylvania, and the record book of guard duty stood by Company B at that camp from July 9 to August 4, 1917. In addition, it contains a roster of both companies A and B, a record of guard duty, and five other loose sheets of paper with information associated with the companies. The information recorded in the ledger includes the names, addresses, ranks, and the hours of duty performed.


Subject Terms

Topics
  • Military training camps -- Pennsylvania -- Ligonier
  • World War, 1914-1918

Corporate Names
  • Rolling Rock Training Camp (Ligonier, Pa.).

Locations
  • Ligonier (Pa.)
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Training of -- Pennsylvania -- Ligonier

Occupations
  • Soldiers

Genres/Forms
  • Ledgers (Account books)

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information:

Unknown.

Alternate Format:

Digital reproductions of the collection are available electronically by following the respective "Digitized Folder Contents" links within the finding aid.

Custodial History:

This collection was located in the Darlington Memorial Library in the University’s Cathedral of Learning until 2007 when it was moved to the ULS Archives Service Center for processing, storage, preservation and service. However, it remains in the custodianship of the ULS Special Collections Department.

Preferred Citation:

Rolling Rock Training Camp Ledger, 1917, DAR.1937.23, Darlington Collection, Special Collections Department, University of Pittsburgh

Processing Information:

This collection was processed by Nicole Mader in May 2008.

Copyright:

No copyright restrictions.


Collection Inventory

Box 1
Folder 1 Complete Roster of The Rolling Rock Training Camp, Ligonier, Pa., 1917
Volume 1 Ledger Book, 1917