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Dietrich Correspondence

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Dietrich correspondence
Abstract Collection consists of correspondence between the two brothers and their letters to their parents and to Frank's wife, Christine; topics include war, peace, patriotism, daily life in the army and Civilian Public Service, and arguments about the use of military force and pacifist nonviolence in the face of Nazi Germany and expansionist Japan; Frank's letters from the Philippines offer descriptions of life there, and the challenges of wartime marriages and parenthood.
Dates: 1939-1946, 1988-1998; Majority of material found within 1939-1946

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