Clinton County letters, 1942-1944


Clinton County letters, 1942-1944

Envelopes from U.S. Army and Navy personnel postmarked and addressed to family members from Clinton County, Iowa during the years 1942-1944. Senders include Pvt. Joseph Kiernan, Army Sgt. D. H. O'Connell, and Navy Lieutenant A. Harrison. Addressees include Eleanor Tompkins in Clinton, Iowa, Alma J. Beer and Mabel Smith in Low Moor, Iowa, and Mrs. Allen Harrison in Chicago, Illinois.

4 envelopes


SNAC Resource ID: 7523401

University of Iowa Libraries

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