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

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09414.0427 Author/Creator: Weiner, Sylvia (1912-2008) Place Written: [Brooklyn, New York] Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 1 November 1944 Pagination: 6 p. ; 13.5 x 20.5 cm.

Summary of Content: Sylvia describes day at work, and her dentist visit. She also mentions Bess, and talks about politics.

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 HistoryMilitary HistoryWoman AuthorConscriptionGovernment and CivicsHealth and MedicalElectionPolitics

Sub Era: World War II

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