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1918 Mar. 23

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

France - Nick spent Washington's Birthday in Paris sightseeing, he only had one Franc and spent all of it to see views of the city. The buildings are more magnificent than in American and there are many odd bridges over the Seine River that make it very picturesque. He was able to see the Eiffel Tower. He will be staying at this station for now, he likes his work but he is a little to... more

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 June 23

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

France - Nick doesn't expect to get mail for a few weeks so he is rereading Letty's old letters. The captain gave him a raincoat, it was quite long so he hemmed it and used the extra materials for a belt. A section where he discusses why he will not get much sleep tonight has been censored.

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 June 4

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

France - Nick is pleased that Letty as received another raise for her work as a stenographer. He wonders what the other men and the censor think about him writing to Letty every night. He is writing this letter in the office with Letty's photograph is looking over him, he asks her to send more. Nick wears a bracelet with an identification badge attached, it still refers to him as priv... more

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 Nov. 22

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

Rouen (France) - Nick has returned from a three day trip paying sick and wounded soldiers at different hospitals. When he returned to Rouen there were two letters from Letty, the first mail he has received since leaving Tours. Nick is now allowed to tell Letty about the places he has been and what he has seen so he gives her a an overview of where he has been since leaving America. After a seven day journey... more

Frank F. Newth Papers