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1919 May 20

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Martha Brann

Camp Upton (N.Y.) - Clint telegraphed his mother yesterday and is hoping to get a wire from her by tomorrow. They left Marseilles on May 6th on board the "President Wilson" and stopped on the 8th in a very interesting place that he will tell her more about later. They left Gibraltar on the 10th and began to cross the Atlantic. He stayed mostly in his room for five days since he is not a good sailor and they did go throu... more

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 May 20

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

Camp Upton (N.Y.) - Clint is so glad to be back in the U.S. that he feels like he will explode. He is going from Camp Upton to Camp Dodge, and if he travels with the company he will have to pass through Des Moines without stopping, but if he travels alone he may be able to stop and visit her for a day.

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 June 2

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

Iowa City (Iowa) - Clint misses Rhea terribly and feels the wait until October will be even worse than the wait was for him to return to the U.S. from Europe. He's reconnected with a few old friends in the dentistry industry and writes about his high scores on the army exams.

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 June 6

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

Des Moines (Iowa) - Clint apologizes for not writing sooner but explains that when he sees her next to tell her about what's been happening she won't be surprised. He arrived in Des Moines that night and met up with a friend of his who is trying to decided between two men to marry. Afterwards he met up with Merle Way and "Judge" Anderson and got some of Rhea's letter's in Anderson's office. He has some big news to tell ... more

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 June 9

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

Knoxville (Iowa) - Clint writes to Rhea about what he has been up to, including church, a trip to Melcher, visits with friends, work, a business proposition he was offered, his plan to go to Camp Dodge, upcoming dances, and how much he misses her.

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 June 11

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

Knoxville (Iowa) - Clint took the train to Des Moines and went to Camp Dodge to fill out paperwork and go through a physical exam in order to get his discharge papers. He got a nice letter from her when he got home, and every time he even sees a girl all he can think about is how much more wonderful Rhea is than anyone else. He did successfully get discharged and tomorrow he will be in civilian clothes.

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 June 12

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

Knoxville (Iowa) - Clint has just returned from a dance, which he went to with Dorothy Hayward, although he wishes it could have been Rhea. He's going to start work in the office next week and he wishes he could have attended Rhea's party.

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 June 13

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

Knoxville (Iowa) - Clint was both amused and unhappy to hear that Rhea's schoolwork is "such a drag." He misses her dearly and hopes that she will come by sometime late June since August would be awfully late to do furniture-selecting.

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 June 14

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

Knoxville (Iowa) - Clint got a phone call from the church musical committee, asking him if he would take charge of the music and assemble a choir of young people. He had to decline, since he didn't want to be tied down by it. He writes about plans to get together.

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1919 June 16

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

Knoxville (Iowa) - Clint misses Rhea so much he feels like he's going to die and his only consolation is that he'll see her next Sunday. He writes about his travel plans and what he has been up to. He met up with Marge and Brownie and they had some difficulty scheduling a time to go to a dance. The Theta Chi sorority is planning a dance soon and Clint would like Rhea to come to it once they've set a date. He writes abou... more

Clinton T. Brann Papers