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Williams, LeRoi S. (1919-1943) to Miss Edna Geraldine Williams

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09587.011 Author/Creator: Williams, LeRoi S. (1919-1943) Place Written: Hampton, Virginia Type: Postcard Date: 20 April 1940 Pagination: 1 postcard ; 8.25 x 14 cm.

Summary of Content: Postcard addressed to Miss Edna Geraldine Williams from her brother LeRoi Williams in which LeRoi describes his first solo flight at the Hampton Institute in Virginia. Front side of the postcard is a stamp and the address. On the reverse is the content of the message.

People: Williams, LeRoi S. (1919-1943)
Twitty, Geraldine Williams, 1930-

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

Subjects: PilotWorld War IIAir ForceAirplanesAfrican American HistoryChildren and Family

Sub Era: World War II

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