[Letter from Henry Clay, Jr. to his Mother, November 13, 1917]

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Letter from Henry Clay, Jr. to his mother on her birthday. Most of the first page is dedicated to his love for her but Clay returns to talking about his flight training. Clay ends by addressing the letter that his mom had sent two months earlier in which she talked about a nightmare she had.

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[4] p. ; 25 cm.

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Clay, Henry, Jr. November 13, 1917.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Henry Clay, Jr. to his Mother, November 13, 1917]
  • Added Title: My darling mother

Description

Letter from Henry Clay, Jr. to his mother on her birthday. Most of the first page is dedicated to his love for her but Clay returns to talking about his flight training. Clay ends by addressing the letter that his mom had sent two months earlier in which she talked about a nightmare she had.

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[4] p. ; 25 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: UTD_4-HRC-1-8-DOC-20
  • Series Number: No. 10
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth706102

Collections

This letter is part of the following collections of related materials.

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

Materials focusing on the WWI era from 1914 to 1918. In addition to materials that were actually created during the time period, the collection may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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  • November 13, 1917

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • March 18, 2016, 4:44 p.m.

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  • June 16, 2016, 10:50 a.m.

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Clay, Henry, Jr. [Letter from Henry Clay, Jr. to his Mother, November 13, 1917], letter, November 13, 1917; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth706102/: accessed February 24, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting The University of Texas at Dallas.