date(s):
1879-1961
type(s):
Documentary Artifacts; Collection
A1293 Rice Family Papers Inventory of Rice Family Papers A1293 EAD by Jaime Bourassa using ArchivesSpace Missouri Historical Society Library and Research Center 2017 225 S. Skinker Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63105 archives@mohistory.org URL: This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2018-09-27 06:32:26 -0500 . English Describing Archives: A Content Standard English Missouri Historical Society Library and Research Center Rice Family Papers Rice family A1293 0.4 Cubic Feet (1 box, 1 volume) 1879-1961 1918 Processing Information Processed by Frances Hall and Dennis Northcott, November 1999. Donor Information Collection was donated by Lawrence Ritter in 1999. Biographical Sketch Mr. and Mrs. John Rice were married circa 1880. Their children included Lawrence, Cyril, James R., Nellie, Monica, Maurice K., and Mollie (Mary), who married Alvis Ritter. The Rice family resided near Cameron, Missouri. Maurice K. Rice served in the army and was stationed at Camp McArthur in Waco, Texas, in 1918. Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of letters to Maurice Rice from his family while he was stationed at Camp McArthur in 1918. Collection also contains other family correspondence; newspaper clippings regarding the Rice, Ritter, and Kenney families; and a family photograph album. Arrangement The collection is arranged chronologically. Conditions Governing Access The collection is open for research use. Conditions Governing Use For permission to publish, quote from, or reproduce material in this collection, please contact the Archives Reference Desk at archives@mohistory.org . Copyright restrictions may apply. The researcher assumes full responsibility for comforming to the laws of copyright. Physical and Technical Requirements There are no physical or technical restrictions. Preferred Citation Rice Family Papers, Missouri Historical Society Archives, St. Louis. Families -- Missouri United States -- Armed Forces World War, 1914-1918 Letter signed John Rice Harlen, Harlem[?], to Miss Mollie. 1879 Dec 29 1 1 Unsigned letter, dated Kidder, [Missouri], to sister. 1880 Nov 12 1 1 Letter signed John Rice to wife and children. 1892 Apr 17 1 1 Letter signed Anna S., Cameron, Missouri, to Mollie and Nellie Rice. 1901 Apr 14 1 1 Letter signed Lawrence, Hunnewell, Missouri, to uncle Tom. 1903 Nov 19 1 1 Letter signed L.[?] Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to father. 1906 Oct 7 1 1 Papers regarding the Knights of Columbus, primarily St. Munchin’s Council No. 1110 in Cameron, Missouri. (20 items) 1907-1910 1 2 Letter signed Daniel Coffey, Chattanooga, Oklahoma, to niece. 1908 Oct 8 1 3 Letter signed Mollie, Hunnewell, Missouri, to Nellie. 1909 Apr 14 1 3 Letter signed Curly[?], Hunnewell, Missouri, to brothers Maurice & Cyril Rice. 1909 July 29 1 3 Letter fragment. 1915 Oct 7 1 3 Letter signed [name illegible], Goodland, Kansas, to brother John. 1917 Aug 23 1 3 Letter signed Margaret, Cameron, Missouri, to Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 8 1 3 Letter signed James R. Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 10 1 3 Letter signed Nellie, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 11 1 3 Letter signed Cyril A. Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 12 1 3 Letter signed Henry G. Schuele, Winston, Missouri, to Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 13 1 3 Letter signed Nellie, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 13 1 3 Letter signed Mary Ritter, Hunnewell, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice. 1918 Sept 15 1 3 Letter signed Monica, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 16 1 4 Letter signed James R. Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 16 1 4 Letter signed Nellie, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 18 1 4 Letter signed Monica, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 18 1 4 Letter signed James R. Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 19 1 4 Letter signed Alis French, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 20 1 4 Letter signed Monica, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas (includes undated letter of Mollie). 1918 Sept 21 1 4 Letter signed Nellie, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 21 1 4 Letter signed Mrs. John Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to son Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 23 1 5 Letter signed Gertrude, Cameron, Missouri, to cousin Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 23 1 5 Typescript letter signed A.F. Ritter, Hunnewell, Missouri, to Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 23 1 5 Letter signed Monica, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 24 1 5 Letter signed Cyril J. Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 24 1 5 Letter signed Monica, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 26 1 5 Letter signed Vincent, Cameron, Missouri, to Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 26 1 5 Letter signed Mary Ritter, Hunnewell, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 26-27 1 5 Letter signed Mollie, Hunnewell, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 27 1 5 Letter signed Monica, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 29 1 5 Letter signed Gertrude, Cameron, Missouri, to cousin Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 30 1 6 Letter signed James R. Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Sept 30 1 6 Letter signed Monica, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 1 1 6 Letter signed Mrs. John Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to son Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 2 1 6 Letter signed Nellie, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 3 1 6 Letter signed Cyril J. Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 5 1 6 Typescript letter signed A.F. Ritter, Hunnewell, Missouri, to Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 6 1 6 Letter signed Gertrude, Cameron, Missouri, to cousin Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 7 1 6 Letter signed Monica, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 7 1 6 Letter signed Mrs. John Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to son Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 7 1 6 Letter signed Nellie, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 9 1 6 Letter signed Monica, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 9 1 6 Letter signed “Powatta,” Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. (includes postcard of Cameron High School with brief note of James R. Rice) 1918 Oct 10 1 7 Letter signed Cyril J. Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 11 1 7 Letter signed Monica, Cameron, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 11 1 7 Letter signed Agnes, St. Joseph, Missouri, to friend Nellie. 1918 Oct 19 1 7 Letter signed Mary Ritter, Hunnewell, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 23 1 7 Letter signed Mary Ritter, Hunnewell, Missouri, to brother Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 24 1 7 Letter signed Mrs. John Rice, Cameron, Missouri, to son Maurice Rice, Camp McArthur, Waco, Texas. 1918 Oct 29 1 7 Memorial card for Mary Grace Ritter (1881-1961). 1961 1 7 Letter signed Mrs. Davis[?], Hunnewell, Missouri, to Mrs. A.F. Ritter. No year Oct 5 1 7 Letter signed Mollie, to brother. No date 1 7 Letter fragment, signed Molly. No date 1 7 Newspaper clippings mostly regarding the Rice, Ritter, and Kenney families. No date 1 8 Family photographs. (6 items) No date 1 8 Miscellaneous. No date 1 8 Family photograph album. No date Volume 1