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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 - 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

[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

[Letter by Waneta Sutherlin Bowman to her family - 08/18/1944]

Description: Letter from Waneta Sutherlin Bowman to her family detailing how she was unable to see her brother, James Sutherlin, and her plans to see him before he leaves for another station.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bowman, Waneta Sutherlin
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

[Postcard from James Sutherlin to his parents - 03/30/1944]

Description: Postcard of a painted scene of a Blue Bonnet field in and a star showing the state capital. On the back of the card is a note from James Edgar Sutherlin to his parents letting them know when he will be home
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family