Frank G. Pierce to H.J. Metcalf, January 4, 1918
World War I; U.S. Public Service Reserve; Shipbuilding; Pierce, Frank G.; Metcalf, H.J.; League of Iowa Municipalities
Secretary of the League of Iowa Municipalities, Frank G. Pierce, writes to H.J. Metcalf to send registration cards of men from Marshalltown, Iowa interested in securing employment in the shipbuilding industry for the U.S. Public Service Reserve. Pierce inquires whether the men will be able to secure employment quickly or whether the government will only contact them as they are needed.
Frank G. Pierce
State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
Herbert J. Metcalf Papers, MS 74 Box 1, Folder 4, State Historical Society of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa.
Marshalltown, Iowa; Marshall County