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Anderson, Art (fl. 1955) To: John H. Hilldring.

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06196.070 Author/Creator: Anderson, Art (fl. 1955) Place Written: s.l. Type: Documents Date: 1955/04/22 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Congratulates Hilldring on an award that he will receive that night. The telegram was sent through Western Union, and it is stamped 9:53 AM.

People: Anderson, Art, fl. 1955.
Hilldring , John H.

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Keywords/Subjects: Military History, Government and Civics

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