Typed letter signed : [Camp Gordon, Ga.], to [Mary Cheever], [1943 Feb. 8].

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MA 5026.110
Cheever, John.
Gift of the Family of Carter Burden, 1998.
1 item (1 p.) ; 26.4 cm + envelope

Envelope with postmark of "Feb. 9, 1943," a Tuesday; Cheever's letter was written the Monday before, Feb. 8, 1943.
Envelope addressed to "Mrs. John Cheever / 19 East 8th Street / New York City, N.Y." Return address is "Pfc. John Cheever / Co. "E" 22nd Infantry / Camp Gordon, Georgia"; place of writing is based on return address.
Part of a large collection of letters from John Cheever to his wife, Mary Cheever. Letters are described in individual records; see MA 5026 for details.


Telling her that "the apartments near St. Marks sound terrible" and saying that "maybe a decent place will show up later when people move out to the country"; mentioning a letter from Fred.

The Carter Burden Collection of American Literature.