[Letter from Beal S. Powell to Lena Lawson, October 21, 2944]

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Letter from Beal S. Powell to Lena Lawson, discussing the mail he had received. Powell says that he is still waiting to hear back from his dad.

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[2] p. ; 16 x 26 cm., folded to 16 x 13 cm.

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Powell, Beal S. October 22, 1944.

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Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum

Housed within the Fielder House, a two-story community landmark built in 1914 and one of the earliest brick homes in Arlington. Originally called The Cemetery Society at its founding in 1887, its mission has been to gather and preserve historical materials relating to the founding and growth of the city.

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Description

Letter from Beal S. Powell to Lena Lawson, discussing the mail he had received. Powell says that he is still waiting to hear back from his dad.

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[2] p. ; 16 x 26 cm., folded to 16 x 13 cm.

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World War Two Collection

These materials focus on WWII and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials created during the time period, materials may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

World War II Collection of Arlington, Texas

These materials explore World War II from the perspective of a small town and the North Texas Agricultural College at its heart.

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  • October 22, 1944

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  • Nov. 8, 2013, 7:16 a.m.

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Powell, Beal S. [Letter from Beal S. Powell to Lena Lawson, October 21, 2944], letter, October 22, 1944; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth349023/: accessed December 14, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum.