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Catalog Number 2005.35.7t
Object Name Postcard, Inscribed
Accession number 2005.35
Description Inscribed postcard sent to, transcribed: "Miss. Bessie Smith / 2503 South Tenth Street / St. Joseph / Mo." from William "Billie" Letts. Front of postcard includes a colorized photograph of a young woman in profile. Typed caption: "'DARLING MARIE'".

Inscription on back of postcard, typed, transcribed: "Love me, Love My Girl. / "'Billie"". Back of postcard date stamped October 7, 1916.

14 x 9 cm.

From the service of William E. Letts, Coxswain U.S. Navy. Letts enlisted April 1, 1916, trained at the U.S. Naval Training Station in Great Lakes, Illinois, served aboard the U.S.S. Wyoming, and was honorably discharged on March 25, 1920.
Date October 7, 1916
People Letts, William E. "Billie"
Subjects World War I
Postcards
Romantic
Women