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[Letter to Clara Breed from Louise Ogawa, Poston, Arizona, April 13, 1943]

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[Letter to Clara Breed from Louise Ogawa, Poston, Arizona, April 13, 1943]
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H: 10 in, W: 8 in (sheet); H: 3.5 in, W: 6.3125 in (envelope)
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Poston, Ariz., April 13, 1943

(93.75.31FP)

Gift of Elizabeth Y. Yamada

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1 letter and envelope from Louise Ogawa to Clara Breed.

Transcription:
April 13, 1943/Dear Miss Breed,/My letters are getting a little frequent, isn't it? But this time it is just a little note./How are you, Miss Breed? Still working hard I bet. Day by day I am being toasted brown by the Poston sun. How is San Diego weather?/Today we had to write a composition about our home town. This certainly was an easy topic! I had so much to write I didn't know when to stop. Usually I know when to stop but do not know when or how to start. I imagine my English teacher will be waiting to go to San Diego very soon./
Well, I just dropped you a line to say I am sending a little something through the mail. Please await its arrive and I hope you will enjoy it./
Most Sincerely,/Louise Ogawa

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