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1944 Dec.

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Alfred D. Riggs and Winifred L. Riggs

France - Letter describes Maida's experience receiving medical treatment for jaundice, sending packages, mail censorship, the girls she is sharing hospital living quarters with, her plans, and family matters.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1945 Feb. 14

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

Riviera (France) - Letter describes train ride from Paris to the Riviera where she is spending her leave, the weather, and her general well-being. Letter is written on blue "Par Avion" stationery.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1945 Jan. 31

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

France - Letter describes Maida's new roommate, family matters and presents, and contemplations about the family sharing her letters and preserving her account as a woman serving in World War II. Letter is written on "Par Avion" stationery.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1945 Jan. 9

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

France - Letter describes Maida's current location and plans, new eyeglasses, her improved health as she recovers from jaundice, how she celebrated New Year's Eve, and learning how to work leather. Letter is written on the American Red Cross Form 2247 stationery.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1944 Aug. 11

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

France - Letter describes packing up their base to move to France, English weather and foliage in August, encountering military in a manor house during a bicycle ride, and family matters.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1944 Nov. 12

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

France - Letter describes the fall weather in France, attempting to stay clean despite the mud and war, Armistice Day, attending a Sunday GI church service, acquiring a P38 for her father, sightseeing and plans for her upcoming leave, and family matters.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1944 Dec. 8

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

France - Letter describes Maida's leave, imminent plans to visit Paris and do some shopping for gifts there, censoring mail, and family matters. Letter is written on the American Red Cross Form 539A stationery.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1944 Nov. 29

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

France - Letter describes the diet and treatment for jaundice in France during World War II, writer's block, the postal services, the arrival of a new roommate Joyce Farnham, the food at the hospital, and family matters.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1944 Dec. 5

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

France - Letter describes family matters, Maida's stay at the hospital while she has jaundice, and Christmas.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1944 Aug. 6

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

France - Letter concerns the weather, family matters, seeing some mutual friends and family, and general life as an American Red Cross worker in England during World War II. Describes uniform.

Maida L. Riggs Papers