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This handwritten letter, dated August 25, 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 how happy Jewel is that Kelvie passed his sharp shooter test, how anxious she is to be with him, and some personal affairs. The envelope bears two purple three cent postage stamps placed sideways in the upper right corner and a postmark for Jackson, Mississippi, August, 25, 1942.
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Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections, Manuscripts Division, Jennings (Kelvie and Jewel) Family Papers, Box 1, Folders 1-3
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