Embroidered postcard from Marvin Ragsdale to Edline Fly
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- 1918 July 23
World War I era postcard embroidered in silk with a partially unfurled American flag. Below in gold is "Long May It Wave." On the backside is a handwritten message from Marvin Ragsdale to his grandmother in Brentwood, Tennessee. He hopes she is "fine and dandy and enjoying life," and sends his love. Marvin Earl Ragsdale was a Ship's Cook, Second Class, aboard the USS Minnesota.
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- Tennessee State Library & Archives
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- Embroidered postcard from Marvin Ragsdale to Edline Fly. 1918 July 23. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll29/id/570. (Accessed August 20, 2019.)
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- (1918 July 23) Embroidered postcard from Marvin Ragsdale to Edline Fly. Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America, http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll29/id/570
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- Retrieved from the Digital Public Library of America <http://cdm15138.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15138coll29/id/570>.