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Marine Barracks
Norfolk, Va
June 21, 1917

Dear Pa:-

I want you to look in the
middle drawer of the lowboy
in the sitting room and
hunt for the following
article, send it on immediately
if you find it
and if you do not wire

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There is currently no available "Beginner" label. The following is the default level label: Dated June 21, 1917, and written from the Marine Barracks in Norfolk, Virginia, this letter from Tom Ashley directs his father in Deerfield, Massachusetts, to search for and to send an important paper "in the middle drawer of the lowboy in the sitting room." Lt. Ashley does not reveal the contents of the paper, but only stresses that he must have it right away. He laments that he has lost his privileges for the remainder of the month because he was late for drill.


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Letter to Charles Hart Ashley

author   Thomas Williams Ashley (1894-1918)
date   Jun 21, 1917
location   Virginia
width   5.0"
height   6.5"
process/materials   manuscript, paper, ink
item type   Personal Documents/Letter
accession #   #L01.041

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Thomas Williams Ashley (1894-1918)

Letter to Charles Hart Ashley

Letter to Gertrude Porter Ashley

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