Kelvie and Jewel Jennings Family Papers

Authors

Jewel Jennings

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Description

This handwritten letter, dated September 16, 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 some of their personal affairs in preparation for Jewel to move. The letter goes on to describe the experience of a friend in the army in having been discharged, news of their friends, and the election in Jackson. The envelope bears three two cent postage stamps and a postmark for Jackson, Mississippi, September 16, 1942.

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Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Publication Date

9-16-1942

Time Period

1940-1949

Geographic Location

Jackson, (Miss.)

Object Type

text

Format (original)

correspondence: 3 pages

Format (digital)

PDF

Digital ID

MFM_MSS-801_1942-09_Letter-tuesday-Night_0001s

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections, Manuscripts Division, Jennings (Kelvie and Jewel) Family Papers, Box 1, Folders 1-3

Repository

Manuscripts

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Letter, Jewel Jennings to Her Husband,  Kelvie Jennings, September 16, 1942

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