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This handwritten letter, dated August 3, 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 letters to friends and family, how he feels about the training camp, his hopes on where they will be stationed, and thoughts on their personal affairs. The letter is written on Marine Corps stationary with a Simper Fidelis logo in the top center. The envelope bears a red six cent air mail postage stamp in the upper right corner and a postmark for San Diego, California, August 3, 1942.
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San Diego, (Cali.)
correspondence: 2 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