Guide to the William H. L. Brackett Collection, 1918-1936
Collection number: UA 22/33
About William H. L. Brackett
William H. L. Brackett was born August 27, 1892 in Greenland, NH. He graduated from UNH in 1914. While a student, served as president of his class for three years, as well as president of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. He excelled in sports, playing football for four years, his fourth year as captain; baseball four years, captian his third and fourth year; and basketball one year. He enlisted in the Medical Reserve Corps at the outbreak of World War I and served for two years before being sent home. He died in June 1921 as a result of being gassed in France during the War.
About the William H. L. Brackett Collection
This series contains postcards and a letter send to Ruth Schurman by William Brackett and newpaper clippings concerning Brackett.
This collection is open.
Copyright is retained by the University of New Hampshire.
[Identification of item], William H. L. Brackett Collection, 1918-1936, UA 22/33, Milne Special
Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.
These records were transferred to the University Library for storage prior to the establishment of the University Archives in 1992.