Author:ROBERT MORRIS SMITH

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1938 - 1942 HANDWRITTEN 5 -YEAR MANUSCRIPT DIARY - SUPERB HOMEFRONT DIARY BY A DEPRESSION ERA YOUNG INDIANA BOY WHO TURNS INTO A WAR WISE YOUNG MAN

By: ROBERT MORRIS SMITH

Price: $1,685.99

Publisher: INDIANAPOLIS FAYETTEVILLE INDIANA IN, 1938

Seller ID: 000805

Condition: Good


On offer is a superb World War II 1939 - 1942 handwritten manuscript 5-year 'homefront' diary authored by Robert Morris Smith. Only 10 years old at the start of the book Robert writes fully each and every day until he is past his 15th birthday in 1942. He is interested to no end in the threatening war, current events and of course his family and their friends. Truly remarkable given this young man's global scope from the heart of the mid-west. This is an extraordinary piece of Americana by a thoughtful, intelligent and curious young man who one literally sees grow up from Depression-era boyhoo... View more info