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Graeff, Raymond James, (1889-1963) to Leonard Eugene Graeff

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09611.031 Author/Creator: Graeff, Raymond James, (1889-1963) Place Written: Camp Forest, Tennessee Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 5 December 1942 Pagination: 2 p. : envelope ; 25.7 x 16.9 cm.

Summary of Content: The envelope is addressed to Leonard at a Service School U.S.N.T.S in Great Lakes, Illinois. Leonard's parentswrite after recieving two of his letters. His mother, Susan, has not been feeling well. His father, Raymond, relays that Leonard's car battery is dead and the inspection is about expire. Raymond also notes that a woman named Mary Jacobs called and he should expect her letters soon. Also, Raymond assumes that "Fuzzy" is sick of army life at this point. Signed "Dad & Mother."

People: Graeff, Leonard Eugene, 1920-2016
Graeff, Raymond James, 1889-1963
Graeff, Susan Prowell, 1890-1967

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

Subjects: Military ServiceWorld War IIMilitary CampAutomobile

Sub Era: World War II

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