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    • Smith Letter from James Jimmy Cain, 22 May 1945

    • World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France--Normandy; Soldiers--Correspondence; World War II--United States; United States. Army--Military life;World War, 1939-1945 Campaigns England; Air raids; World War, 1939-1945--Europe--End; Bombs
    • Jimmy talks about how he wants to get back to civilian clothes. He says he can write more about his experiences now that the war is over. He talks about being in England and having bombs dropped close to him with gun fire from the sky at the same...
    • "An Honor Roll in Wood"

    • Wood Mosaic cross, originally displayed at First Presbyterian Church, Columbia City IN
    • A preface to "An Honor Roll in Wood"; It was in June 1945, that the idea of obtaining a piece of wood from each of those serving on our Swrvice Roll, was suggested. For over two years we have been unfolding this idea until suddenly we find it has...
    • Smith Letter from James, 3 Jun 1945

    • United States Army in World War II. War in the Pacific; Soldiers--Correspondence; World War II--United States; Japanese; Food; World War, 1939-1945--Europe--End
    • James tells about encounters with the Japanese. He asks about Franks watermelon patch and would like to have some food made by Dorothy. He has gotten some fresh vegetables which is nice after eating dehydrated food. He talks of changes at home and...
    • Smith Letter from James, 16 Apr 1945

    • United States Army in World War II. War in the Pacific; Soldiers--Correspondence; World War II--United States; Japanese; Food; Indiana Army Ammunition Plant--Indiana--Charlestown; Philippine Islands
    • James is in the Philippines. He just got over blood poisoning. He has been commisioned a 2nd Lt. He also received a Purlple Heart for a shrapnel wound in the hip. The Japanese are keeping them busy. He describes the fishing they do with TNT. He...
    • In the camps of croesus - 2

    • Stratton-Porter, Gene,1863-1924 - Periodical;
    • This feature was printed in Volume 13 of Recreation magazine and tells of the Porter trip to the Inland Route of northern Michigan. The article, quoted by Judith Reick Long, recounts the hilarious story of Gene having to get "fixed up" to assist in...
    • Gene Stratton-Porter about 1887

    • Stratton-Porter, Gene, 1863-1924;
    • In "The Lady of the Limberlost: on page 86 Jeannette writes, "I still treasure the pin which he gave her on their first wedding anniversary - an oblong of black onyx with a little half circle of pearls like a rainbow running across it. When one of...
    • Photo Album, inside cover

    • Stratton-Porter, Gene, 1863-1924-Photo album
    • Gene was generous to her friends and those who aided in her work. Sharing her photographs with people of the community was common, as was gifting those especially close with leather bound editions of her books. (see note)
    • Letter to Mr and Mrs John Heller, January 20, 1911

    • Stratton-Porter, Gene, 1863-1924 -Correspondence
    • Gene writes to her friends telling of her Christmas holiday in Buffalo. With almost childish delight she lists the things Santa Claus had brought her. Gene concludes with the visit of her publisher, Frank Doubleday and his wife in Geneva before...
    • In the camps of croesus - 1

    • Stratton-Porter, Gene, 1863-1924 - Periodical;
    • This feature was printed in Volume 13 of Recreation magazine and tells of the Porter trip to the Inland Route of northern Michigan. The article, quoted by Judith Reick Long, recounts the hilarious story of Gene having to get "fixed up" to assist in...
    • Smith Letter from Henry Al Cain, 2 Oct 1945

    • Soldiers--Correspondence; World War II, 1939-1945--Personal narratives; United States. Navy--Military life; World War, 1939-1945--End
    • Henry is leaving the military and heading to California. He plans on staying on the west coast. He wants Frank to send his 45 pistol to a friend in California for him to pick up. He wants to have it for hunting. This letter is part of a 37 letter...
    • Smith Letter from Everett Elmer Smith; 1945

    • Soldiers--Correspondence; World War II--United States; V-mail; Marseille (France)
    • Everett doesn't like France. He and his brother Courtney got there on the Queen Mary. He had some close calls while in England. He discribes the places he went while in Europe. This letter is part of a 37 letter collection written to Frank A. and...
    • Smith Letter from Everett Elmer Smith; 24 Mar 1945

    • Soldiers--Correspondence; World War II--United States; V-mail; Hunting
    • Elmer talks about kids and the family. Some of the fellow soldiers are marrying Irish girls. Elmer would just like to breath some USA air. This letter is part of a 37 letter collection written to Frank A. and Dorothy Smith between March and October...
    • Smith Letter from Everett Elmer Smith; 3 May 1945

    • Soldiers--Correspondence; World War II--United States; V-mail; Food; Homesickness
    • Elmer talks about powdered eggs and how he wants to eat fresh eggs, butter, and milk when he gets home. This letter is part of a 37 letter collection written to Frank A. and Dorothy Smith between March and October 1945 during World War II. The...
    • Smith Letter from Everett Elmer Smith; 1 Aug 1945

    • Soldiers--Correspondence; World War II--United States; V-mail; American Red Cross; Sight seeing; Paris (France)
    • Everett describes a tour of Paris he took with the American Red Cross. He thinks everything in France is expensive. This letter is part of a 37 letter collection written to Frank A. and Dorothy Smith between March and October 1945 during World War...
    • Smith Letter from Henry Al Cain, 26 Aug 1945

    • Soldiers--Correspondence; World War II--United States; United States. Navy--Military life; World War, 1939-1945--Europe--End; Indiana Army Ammunition Plant--Indiana--Charlestown
    • Henry says that the war is over and people are celebrating everywhere. He doesn't think he will be going home anytime soon. Henry is concerned for his mother. Henry is working on the "power plant Electra." Henry is thinking he might stop writing to...
    • Smith Letter from William F. Smith, 9 Jul 1945

    • Soldiers--Correspondence; World War II--United States; United States. Navy--Military life; United States Navy in World War II. War in the Pacific; Peleliu Island (Palau); Squirrel hunting; Rain
    • William is at Peleliu Island. He talks about Frank setting his tobacco crop and how the price should be good because of shortages. He tells about the rain where he is. He says you can't tell a difference in the seasons. He wants to know about...
    • Smith Letter from William F. Smith, 6 Aug 1945

    • Soldiers--Correspondence; World War II--United States; United States. Navy--Military life; United States Navy in World War II. War in the Pacific; Peleliu Island (Palau); Indiana Army Ammunition Plant--Indiana--Charlestown; Weather
    • William is at Peleliu Island. Frank sent him pictures of old Kentucky. William shared them with some of the boys and they all believe their state is the best. He tells stories about how hot it is. He wonders if the powder plant will be open after...

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