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Schwartz, Warren Harold, 1914-1992; to Grandma and Grandpa

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09662.101.02 Author/Creator: Schwartz, Warren Harold, 1914-1992; Place Written: Charlotte, North Carolina Type: Letter signed Date: 21 October 1941 Pagination: 4 p. : envelope

One letter addressed to S. and Mrs. Friedman from Warren Schwartz dated October 21, 1941. Describes manouever training and thanks them for a recent money order with stationery paper.

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