1946 ORIGINAL GROUP OF SIX [6] MANUSCRIPT LETTERS HANDWRITTEN BY A WIDE EYED MASSACHUSETTS MAN IN THE UNITED STATES NAVAL RESERVE HAVING A GREAT TIME IN SAN FRANCISCO AND TREASURE ISLAND IN THE BAY

By: FRANK P. GAGE

Price: $855.99

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On offer is a modest group of six [6] original manuscript letters handwritten by Frank P. Gage, United States Navy Reserve, stationed on Treasure Island in San Francisco Bay sent back home to his family in Needham, Massachusetts, June of 1946. A loving son he writes lengthy letters, about 5 pages each, which are filled with wonderful descriptions and details of his time and life serving in the Navy: he raves about the San Francisco area and describes life on Treasure Island. He works on a tug, takes a trip down the coast on Highway 1, goes to UC Berkeley campus and more. Adding some depth to his writings Frank makes a hand drawn map showing the San Francisco Bay, Treasure Island, the Golden Gate Bridge, with comments about the dense fog and much much more. Overall VG.

Title: 1946 ORIGINAL GROUP OF SIX [6] MANUSCRIPT LETTERS HANDWRITTEN BY A WIDE EYED MASSACHUSETTS MAN IN THE UNITED STATES NAVAL RESERVE HAVING A GREAT TIME IN SAN FRANCISCO AND TREASURE ISLAND IN THE BAY

Author Name: FRANK P. GAGE

Categories: Books and Manuscripts General Overview, 20th Century Manuscript, 20th Century Ephemera,

Publisher: SAN FRANCISCO TREASURE ISLAND, CALIFORNIA CA, 1946

Book Condition: Good+

Type: Manuscript

Size: 12mo - over 6¾

Seller ID: 0002363

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