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[Letter by James Sutherlin to his parents - 05/23/1943]

Description: Letter from James E. Sutherlin to his parents and uncle about his preparations for the last week of school and leaving for a place called "Center Point".
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Letter by James Sutherlin to his parents, "Waneta" and uncle - 07/21/1943]

Description: Short letter from James E. Sutherlin to his parents and uncle about his arrival at a training station in Corpus Christi, Texas. Note: "Taps" is a bugle call played every night at military installations to indicate "lights out."
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[James Edgar Sutherlin and Relatives]

Description: Photograph of James E. Sutherlin with his father (Edgar B. Sutherlin), uncle (John Sutherlin) and mother (Edith Sutherlin). Left to right: Edgar Sutherlin James Sutherlin Edith Sutherlin John Sutherlin
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Letter by James Sutherlin to his family - 08/08/1943]

Description: Letter from James E. Sutherlin to his family about where he is going after he finishes boot camp. Note: "N.C" stands for "new car" which he used in his previous letters.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Letter by James Sutherlin to his family - 04/03/1944]

Description: Letter from James Sutherlin to his family clearing up a misunderstanding over an April Fool's day joke that he wrote in a letter to his mother.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Letter by James Sutherlin to his parents - 09/20/1944]

Description: Letter from James Edgar Sutherlin to his parents about a class he is taking on learning how to take care of an airplane on an aircraft carrier. The rest of the letter has been lost.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Naval Auxiliary Air Station - Cabaniss Field Naval Air Training Center - Service Pamphlet]

Description: Pamphlet detailing the "Order of Service for Morning Worship" on February 13, 1944 at the Cabaniss Field Naval Air Training Center in Corpus Christi, Texas. It has a list of prayers, readings, songs and the times and locations for the services for the Protestant, Catholic and Jewish worshipers. The pamphlet, folded in the form of a post-card was addressed from James Edgar Sutherlin to his father, Edgar B. Sutherlin, on February 14, 1944. On the very back of the pamphlet is a list of Bible excerpts handwritten by James.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family