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Weiner, Sylvia (1912-2008) to Morris "Moe" Weiner

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09414.0248 Author/Creator: Weiner, Sylvia (1912-2008) Place Written: [Brooklyn, New York] Type: Typed letter Date: 26 April 1944 Pagination: 2 p. ; 20 x 27 cm.

Summary of Content: Sylvia mentions going to dinner with Ruth the previous evening.

Background Information:

People: Weiner, Morris "Moe" (1909-1988)
Weiner, Sylvia (1912-2008)

Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Subjects: MarriageSoldier's LetterWorld War IIWomen's HistoryLove LettersMilitary HistoryCommunismGlobal History and US Foreign PolicyPoliticsTaxes or TaxationMarriageSoldier's LetterWorld War IIWomen's HistoryMilitary HistoryWoman AuthorEntertaining and Hospitality

Sub Era: World War II

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