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This handwritten letter, dated September 7, 1942, is written to Jewel Jennings in Jackson, Mississippi from her husband, Kelvie Jennings, at a Marine Corps training camp in San Diego, California. The letter discusses his duties on base, his visits with some friends, and some personal affairs. The letter is written on Marine Corps stationary with the Semper Fidelis logo in the top center. The envelope bears a six cent air mail postage stamp and a postmark for San Diego, California, September 7, 1942.
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San Diego, (Cali.)
correspondence: 4 pages
Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections, Manuscripts Division, Jennings (Kelvie and Jewel) Family Papers, Box 1, Folders 1-3
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Jennings (Kelvie and Jewel) Family Papers, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University