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This handwritten letter, dated September 18, 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 activities, his suggestions for her travel plans, and his interactions with other enlisted men. The letter goes on to describe how anxious he is to have her with him and his hopes for their future. The letter is written on Marine Corps stationary with the Semper Fidelis logo in the top center. The envelope bears a red six cent air mail envelope and a postmark for San Diego, California, September 18, 1942.
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San Diego, (Cali.)
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