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Letter from F. Hubbard to Elizabeth Bascome Jewett

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

British soldier Private F. Hubbard wrote this letter to Elizabeth Bascome Jewett from the war front in France April 2, 1916. He tells her he is safe because he is a cook, but that he can hear the guns and the firing. He also comments that they do not stay in one place very long.

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  • Title: Letter from F. Hubbard to Elizabeth Bascome Jewett
  • Creator: Hubbard, F.
  • Creation Date: 1916-04-02
  • Subject Date: 1916-04-02
  • Town: London
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 11 cm x 17 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 1532, Box 6/10
  • Collection: Jewett Family papers
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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