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Baruch, Bernard M. (1870-1965) to Mrs. Mary L. Simon

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC01592.02 Author/Creator: Baruch, Bernard M. (1870-1965) Place Written: Washington Type: Typed letter signed Date: 18 February 1945 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Letter regarding "human demobilization." Typed on personal stationery.


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

Keywords/Subjects: Military History, World War II, Economics, Industry, Women's History

Sub Era: World War II