Carton Chinn 1
Contains 7 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Carton: Chinn 1, Folder: 1-21
Series — Carton: Chinn 1, Folder: 1-16
Scope and Contents This series contains correspondence from SSgt. John A. Chinn, USAAF to his wife, Erma Chinn. Chinn writes to his wife at least weekly, sometimes several times a week. Pfc. Chinn and his wife were married just before he left for military service. He always writes, usually at length, about how much he misses her. Chinn describes daily life on base; although little about his work as a airplane mechanic, much about training, meals, music, movies and his friends. His letters contain sexual innuendo,...
Series — Carton: Chinn 1, Folder: 17
Series — Carton: Chinn 1, Folder: 18
Series — Carton: Chinn 1, Folder: 19
Series — Carton: Chinn 1, Folder: 20
Series — Carton: Chinn 1, Folder: 21
Scope and Contents This series contains 1 war ration book -- 1 U.S. Navy pamphlet on venereal disease -- 1 mechanical drawing by John Chinn -- 1 sergeant stripes emblem patch -- 1 ticket for CBS Radio Theatre in New York -- 1 cocktail napkin from Grand Central Terminal Restaurant, NYC -- 1 business postcard from The Nankin Chinese restaurant, Chicago -- 1 Employee's Earnings Record for Erma Chinn from University of Minnesota, 1945 -- 1 withholding receipt (W-2) for Erma Chinn,1945 -- 1 Schedule of Withholding Tax...