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Levine, Hyman (fl. 1942-) to Sylvia Weiner

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09414.1685 Author/Creator: Levine, Hyman (fl. 1942-) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1929-1945 Pagination: 1 p. ; 14 x 17 cm.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09414.1685 Author/Creator: Levine, Hyman (fl. 1942-) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1929-1945 Pagination: 1 p. ; 14 x 17 cm.

Summary of Content: A short note from Hy, he writes that he received a card saying his wife had been killed in an auto crash. He says he can now see what a jack-ass he's been.

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

Subjects: DeathAutomobileMarriageWomen's History

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