File 1 - Folder 1: “Birthday Letter,” Country Gentleman, Vol. CXV, No. 3

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Folder 1: “Birthday Letter,” Country Gentleman, Vol. CXV, No. 3


  • 1945 March (Creation)


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This letter was written by Marian Tucker Springer describing the famine in China and letting her father, Joseph M. Tucker, know hard it was to feed her family. After reading this letter Joseph Tucker was inspired to write a proposal to the War Food Administration to began the Harvest Brigade.

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