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1918 Oct. 17

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

France - Clint is still waiting on more letters from Rhea and in the meantime is rereading the ones he has and looking at her photographs. He would send more photos of himself to her but "promiscuous photography" is forbidden. They're staying in a nice German camp that was vacated only three days earlier, listening to the sound of heavy gunfire not too far away. He tells her about an article in the August 31st... more

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1918 May 27

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

France - Clint has reread Rhea's last two letters over and over, and he reassures her that he loves her and longs to see her again. He got a letter from Boyd saying that Joe and Betty had reconciled their engagement, but he hopes for Betty's sake they don't marry only for Joe to leave soon after. He also got a letter from Llyod, who he is hoping to see now that they're both in France. He writes about the count... more

Clinton T. Brann Papers

1918 Aug. 10

Brann, Clinton T., 1891-1961

Letter from Clinton T. Brann to Rhea Oppenheimer

France - Since Clint moved to the 3rd battalion he's become acquainted with "Mose" Harrison, one of the officers there, who remembers Rhea and speaks well of her. The town where he is staying has seen its share of shelling, and two shells in particular struck the church but did not explode. They're 3 feet long and six inches in diameter and they hang in the church with an inscription describing the event. He a... more

Clinton T. Brann Papers