[Letter from Henry Clay, Jr. to his Family, August 1917]

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Letter from Henry Clay, Jr. to his mother and family back home regarding his travels to St. Louis, Missouri. Clay says that they are on a train about three hours away from St. Louis but does not know about when they will travel to New York. Clay also tries to comfort his mother and tells her that she should be happy.

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[6] p. ; 14 x 22 cm.

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Clay, Henry, Jr. August 1917.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Henry Clay, Jr. to his Family, August 1917]
  • Added Title: Dear Mother and All

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Letter from Henry Clay, Jr. to his mother and family back home regarding his travels to St. Louis, Missouri. Clay says that they are on a train about three hours away from St. Louis but does not know about when they will travel to New York. Clay also tries to comfort his mother and tells her that she should be happy.

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[6] p. ; 14 x 22 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2015

This compilation of newspapers, photographs, and other materials provides a glimpse into the diverse people and fascinating places that have contributed to the growth of Texas.

Henry R. Clay, Jr. Papers

This collection contains personal and professional materials related to Henry R. Clay, Jr., documenting his time in the military as a pilot during WWI while receiving his training in England and during his deployment in France.

World War One Collection

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  • August 1917

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  • March 18, 2016, 4:44 p.m.

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  • May 10, 2016, 1:41 p.m.

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Clay, Henry, Jr. [Letter from Henry Clay, Jr. to his Family, August 1917], letter, August 1917; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth705709/: accessed July 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The University of Texas at Dallas.