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Weiner, Sylvia (1912-2008) to Morris "Moe" Weiner

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09414.0097 Author/Creator: Weiner, Sylvia (1912-2008) Place Written: [Brooklyn, New York] Type: Typed letter signed Date: 1 September 1943 Pagination: 3 p. ; 18 x 13.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Sylvia reports on visits with friends. She was able to get 3 gallons of gasoline, after much pleading. Had to drive over to the OPA office to convert her gas ration coupons.

Background Information: Office of Price Administration (OPA)-Government agency in charge of placing ceilings on prices, and to rationing scarce supplies of other items, .

People: Weiner, Morris "Moe" (1909-1988)
Weiner, Sylvia (1912-2008)
Astaire, Fred, (1899-1987)

Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Subjects: MarriageSoldier's LetterWorld War IIWomen's HistoryMilitary HistoryWoman AuthorRationingFuelAutomobileGovernment and Civics

Sub Era: World War II

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