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Polgar, Frank (fl. 1943-) to Sylvia Weiner

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09414.1542 Author/Creator: Polgar, Frank (fl. 1943-) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1929-1945 Pagination: 2 p. ; 16 x 25.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Frank apologizes for not being able to write sooner because he has been so busy, sometimes working twice a day and travelling for 8 hours at a time. He says he will write to Moe over the weekend.


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

Subjects: Soldier's LetterWorld War IIMilitary History

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