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Catalog Number 1986.80.14
Object Name Postcard, Inscribed
Accession number 1986.80
Description Postcard with inscription, from "J.C. Sullivan" to his father. Image of the U.S.S. Missouri warship.

Caption on Front: U.S.S. Missouri 135

Inscription on Back, Transcribed: Jan. 10, 1917. Dear Father- How are you, my eyes are about OK. My right one is blood shakin', yet, but the soreness is gone. They let me out of bed this morning. It's snowing here today. I haven't any paper to write with now, so I'll send a card. Get some first chance I get, accident caught me out. As Ever, J.C. Sullivan.
Date January 10, 1917
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1917
Subjects World War I
Inscribed postcard
Ships