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This handwritten letter, dated September 1, 1942, is written to Kelvie Jennings at a Marine Corps training camp in San Diego, California from his wife, Jewel Jennings, in Jackson, Mississippi. The letter discusses their personal affairs and family matters, her thoughts on their current situation in his enlistment versus others having been drafted, and her desire to be with him. The envelope bears a red three cent air mail postage stamp and a postmark for Jackson, Mississippi, September 1, 1942.
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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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