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[Letter by James E. Sutherlin to his parents - 08/03/1945]

Description: Letter from James E. Sutherlin to his parents on how he hadn't written them because the ship hadn't seen land for 20 days. He stopped the letter mid-way then continued the last part when they got into port.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Letter by James E. Sutherlin to his parents - 08/10/1945]

Description: Letter from James E. Sutherlin to his parents on how he hasn't gotten any letters in nearly a month and about his girlfriend Arlene. He also makes a comment on the atomic bomb.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Letter by James E. Sutherlin to his parents - 08/20/1945]

Description: Letter from James E. Sutherlin to his parents commenting on wanting to marry his girlfriend, Arlene and the news from his mother that their house is filled with people.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Letter by James E. Sutherlin to his parents - 08/23/1945]

Description: Letter from James E. Sutherlin to his family. He tells his Uncle to count the bonds that he has bought so he can cash them when he gets home, tells them about the food on the ship and other comments.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Letter by James E. Sutherlin to his parents - 09/23/1945]

Description: Letter from James E. Sutherlin to his parents. He writes of getting his "leave" and wanting to get his girlfriend, Arlene, out of Pawtucket, Rhode Island. He also tells his mother to go to the doctor to check her throat.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Letter by James E. Sutherlin to his parents - 10/12/1945]

Description: Letter from James E. Sutherlin to his parents. He writes of a friend named Buster wanting him to start a cafe business in California, getting lost in Hollywood, and figuring out how to see both his girlfriend, Arlene, and his family during his leave.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Letter by James E. Sutherlin to his parents - 11/12/1945]

Description: Letter from James E. Sutherlin to his parents. He comments on his mother cleaning the house and how when he goes to shore he goes by himself instead of with his friends from the ship.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Letter by James E. Sutherlin to his parents - 12/15/1945]

Description: Letter by James Sutherlin to his parents. He details the plans he has for getting his girlfriend, Arlene, to visit his hometown over his "leave" from the Navy.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family

[Letter by James E. Sutherlin to his parents - 1943-1946]

Description: Letter from James E. Sutherlin to his parents asking on what ships his old friends are serving on so that he might be able to see them. He also comments on his birthday the next day.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sutherlin, James E.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Private Collection of the Sutherlin Family