[Letter to a Gold Star Mother]

Description:

Typed letter from Amon Carter and his son, Amon Carter Jr. to "a Gold Star Mother." Gold Star Mothers is a support organization formed for mothers who lost a son or daughter in World War II. The letter expresses condolences and comfort to Rose Gilbert and was accompanied by a gift basket of grapefruits, as noted in the letter.

Creator(s):
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: December 22, 1947
Partner(s):
Fort Worth Jewish Archives
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 81
Past 30 days: 3
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Author):
Carter, Amon Giles, 1879-1955

Amon G. Carter, President of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: December 22, 1947
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Description:

Typed letter from Amon Carter and his son, Amon Carter Jr. to "a Gold Star Mother." Gold Star Mothers is a support organization formed for mothers who lost a son or daughter in World War II. The letter expresses condolences and comfort to Rose Gilbert and was accompanied by a gift basket of grapefruits, as noted in the letter.

Physical Description:

1 p. ; 28 x 20 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Jewish communities | Gold Star Mothers | American Gold Star Mothers
Partner:
Fort Worth Jewish Archives
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: FWJA-ORG-JWV-GIL-000-008
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth117206
Resource Type: Letter
Format: Text