Letter from Christine to her mother. She describes meeting some soldiers on the beach, where they are recooperating from PTSD from being in combat overseas. She recounts discussing the "negro question" with them. She mentions keeping up with war news on the radio and being lonely.
Miami, FL; Jackson, MS; Montevista, MS
Social life and customs--20th century; World War, 1939-1945; Personal narrative; Wellbeing; Southern States--race relations
Digital reproduction of a 2-page letter
Ashley M. Glirbas
Box C613, folder 1
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Faust, Edith Christine, "Letter from Christine Faust to Pauline Smith; July 16, 1944" (1944). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 418.