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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

1945 Feb. 24

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

Holland (Netherlands : Province) - Letter concerns being in a new country working on the clubmobile again, briefly describes Maida's winter leave spent on the French coast and her travels, mentions busy social life. Letter is written on blue "Par Avion" stationery.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1944 Feb. 4

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

England - Letter describes Maida's new portable typewriter, the "nomad feeling" of working for the American Red Cross in England during World Ward II, traveling to Oxford, and teaching others how to drive a giant truck.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1945 May

The Grafton link

Grafton (Mass.) - News of people from the town of Grafton who served or are serving in the war. One feature comprises extensive excerpts from an April 1, 1945, letter from Maida Riggs to her family. Newsletter also contains local home front news.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943 Oct. 28

Riggs, Maida L.

Memorandum from Maida Riggs to Don Momand (fragment)

England - Firt page missing but apparently report to Momand. Describes bowling, a trip to the firing range and fighting the flu while working on a clubmobile for the American Red Cross during World War II in England. Includes some handwritten notes added as comentary.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1943 July 3

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

Washington (D.C.) - Letter is written from the American University in Washington, D.C., and describes Maida's upcoming plans for graduation, family matters, and training her replacement at school.

Maida L. Riggs Papers

1945 June 13

Riggs, Maida L.

Letter from Maida Riggs to Riggs family

Neuheim (Germany) - Letter describes their journey southward and their female Dutch companion, compares the German woods to Ashville, North Carolina, flowers and plants, German architecture, and the various activities Maida and her friends did in Germany right after the war in Europe ended.

Maida L. Riggs Papers