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This typed letter, dated August 11, 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 describes how much she misses him and hopes to be reunited with him again soon. The letter goes on to discuss news from their family and friends and some of what she is doing in his absence. A letter from an insurance company, dated August 8, 1942, is included with the correspondence. The insurance letter advises Jewel on how her husband can handle his insurance premiums. The envelope bears two purple three cent postage stamps and a postmark for Jackson, Mississippi, August 11, 1942.
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correspondence: 3 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