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Untitled, 2-24-1949

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1, Item: 525
Collection number: Item 525
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To:Strickland, Rosa (Clearwater, FL)

From:Strickland, Will (Valdosta, GA)

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Description:note on envelope says To Mr. Gus Richards; includes 2 magazine clippings; Will writes that he sat by Margaret Scott at church, and went fishing with Carroll at Ocean Pond. It seems that Mrs. Journey died.

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Dates: Created: 2-24-1949

F-Bill T-Leona 1940's & 50's "Daddy" Letters, 12-17-1947

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 5, Item: 568
Collection number: Item 568
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To:Hudson, Leona; Hudson, Dugald

From:Strickland, Will

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Description: Leona recently called Will to tell him that she and Dugald plan to come visit soon. Will is writing to tell Leona that since their phone call they have made changes to the menu for the dinner they planned to have while they are in town. He is also asking Leona how Leona and Dugald are getting to Valdosta.

Original Label:Dec 12-1947

Dates: Created: 12-17-1947

F-Bill T-Leona 1940's & 50's "Daddy" Letters, 1-8-1948

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 5, Item: 569
Collection number: Item 569
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To:Hudson, Leona; Hudson, Dugald

From:Strickland, Will

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Description: This is a brief letter to Leona that Will wrote shortly after she left from a recent visit. Will tells Leona that every time she leaves her mother Rosa takes it very hard.

Original Label:17540

Dates: Created: 1-8-1948

Will in hospital, 3-12-1935

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 3, Item: 545
Collection number: Item 545
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To:Strickland, Rosa (Valdosta, GA)

From:Morrison, Paul (Lake City, FL)

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Description:

Original Label:

Dates: Created: 3-12-1935

Will in hospital, 2-15-1935

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 3, Item: 546
Collection number: Item 546
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To:Strickland, Rosa

From:Strickland, Will (Lake City, FL)

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Description:7 letters from Will to Rosa during February of 1935

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Dates: Created: 2-15-1935

F-Bill T-Leona 1940's & 50's  "Daddy" Letters, 12-2-1948

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 5, Item: 588
Collection number: Item 588
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To:Hudson, Leona   From:Strickland, Will   Names in the Letter:   Description: Bill lets Leona know that he did his own Christmas shopping for Rosa and that she does not need to get him anything. He also sent her a wrapper of some razor blades he needs and would like Leon to pick up for him.   Original Label:

Dates: Created: 12-2-1948

F-Bill T-Leona 1940's & 50's  "Daddy" Letters, 0-0-0

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 5, Item: 589
Collection number: Item 589
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To:Hudson, Leona   From:Strickland, Rosa   Names in the Letter:   Description:Appears to be a letter from Rosa to Leona written around a note that Will had left her (Rosa). This letter is a letter Rosa wrote to Leona to show her how silly William is. Rosa returned from out of town to Bill had left her a picture telling her he went fishing with a friend. It was two stick figures with fishing poles.   Original Label:

Dates: Created: 0-0-0

F-Bill T-Leona 1940's & 50's  "Daddy" Letters, 2-14-1949

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 5, Item: 590
Collection number: Item 590
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To:Hudson, Leona; Hudson, Dugald   From:Strickland, Will   Names in the Letter:   Description: Bill is letting Leona know he cashed a check for her at First Federal savings. He is also talking about a wedding that is going to be happening soon even through the couple is already married, but the boy, could not bring himself to tell his mother.   Original Label:

Dates: Created: 2-14-1949

F-Bill T-Leona 1940's & 50's  "Daddy" Letters, 1-20-1949

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 5, Item: 591
Collection number: Item 591
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To:Hudson, Leona   From:Strickland, Will   Names in the Letter:   Description: Bill, Margaret, Ruth, and Rsa went to Tallahassee and it rained the whole time there were there and Bill was upset that they did not get to do too much. Bill was letting Leona know that her magazine subscription was going to be up soon and if she wanted to renew.   Original Label:

Dates: Created: 1-20-1949

F-Bill T-Leona 1940's & 50's  "Daddy" Letters, 0-0-0

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 5, Item: 585
Collection number: Item 585
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To:Hudson, Leona; Hudson, Dugald   From:Strickland, Will   Names in the Letter:   Description: Bill writes Leona to meet him and Rosa on their trip to Savannah. He even offered to pay half her ticket if she met them. He also explains his plans for the week of ball games, shriner meetings, and dinners he and Rosa planned to go to.   Original Label:

Dates: Created: 0-0-0

F-Bill T-Leona 1940's & 50's  "Daddy" Letters, 0-0-0

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 5, Item: 586
Collection number: Item 586
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To:Hudson, Leona; Hudson, Dugald   From:Strickland, Will   Names in the Letter:   Description:Saturday afternoon Bill complains on how the recent rains have made him very tired and he spends much of his time napping. He asks Leona if she wants him to send her another box of peanuts because they have too many around the house. Tells Leona about a ballgame he plans on attending later that day.   Original Label:DWH circled on back

Dates: Created: 0-0-0

F-Bill T-Leona 1940's & 50's  "Daddy" Letters, 0-0-0

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 5, Item: 587
Collection number: Item 587
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To:Hudson, Leona   From:Strickland, Will   Names in the Letter:   Description:0.3125 Bill writes to Leona explaining that he sent abother box of raw peanuts. He wants to make sure she knows how to prepare them properly. Also letter her know that he will send her more soon.   Original Label:

Dates: Created: 0-0-0

Untitled, 2-18-1935

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1, Item: 508
Collection number: Item 508
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To:Strickland, Rosa (Valdosta, GA)

From:Strickland, Will (Lake City, FL)

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Description:Lake City, FL, Veterans Administration Facility; Will is writing from Lake City, Florida on Veteran’s Affairs Facility stationery. He tells about a man named Fred who goes crazy and has to be restrained by four men.

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Dates: Created: 2-18-1935

Untitled, 3-11-1935

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1, Item: 509
Collection number: Item 509
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To:Strickland, Rosa (Valdosta, GA)

From:Strickland, Will (Lake City, FL)

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Description: Will is writing from Lake City, Florida on Veteran’s Affairs Facility stationery. He thanks the family for the letters they have sent him.

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Dates: Created: 3-11-1935

Untitled, 3-22-1935

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1, Item: 510
Collection number: Item 510
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To:Strickland, Rosa (Valdosta, GA)

From:Strickland, Will (Augusta, GA)

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Description:2 letters in same envelope; note on bottom of 2nd letter says: "Mr. Strickland will be taken to Diag. Center, Washington, today about 1pm. 3/23" - no signature

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Dates: Created: 3-22-1935

Untitled, 3-27-1935

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1, Item: 511
Collection number: Item 511
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To:Strickland, Rosa (Valdosta, GA)

From:Strickland, Will (Washington, D.C)

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Description: Will is writing his wife from a hospital in Washington D.C. He writes that he feels fine. He describes the people, homes, and weather in Washington D.C.

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Dates: Created: 3-27-1935

Untitled, 3-31-1935

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1, Item: 512
Collection number: Item 512
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To:Strickland, Rosa (Valdosta, GA)

From:Strickland, Will (Washington, D.C)

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Description: Will writes to his wife on a Sunday afternoon that there aren’t any non-Catholic church services available to him. He mentions that he is going to see the cherry blossoms and is awaiting more experiments.

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Dates: Created: 3-31-1935

Untitled, 4-1-1935

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1, Item: 513
Collection number: Item 513
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To:Strickland, Rosa (Valdosta, GA)

From:Strickland, Will (Washington, D.C)

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Description:3 letters in 1 envelope; 1st letter is dated 4/1/35; 2nd letter dated 4/19; 3rd dated 4/20; The letters detail Will’s experience in Washington. He discusses the bad weather and hospital conditions. He visits the capital, and talks about treatments and surgeons.

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Dates: Created: 4-1-1935

Will in hospital, 5-1-1935

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 3, Item: 529
Collection number: Item 529
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To:To whom it may concern

From:Scott, Legh R.

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Description:Reference letter

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Dates: Created: 5-1-1935

Folder 5

 File — Box: 7, Folder: 5
Collection number: Folder 5
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Leona Hudson Collection held at the Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collections contains information relevant to topics as diverse as South Georgia History, the Valdosta Social Scene, Missionaries in China, a history of devotional literature, Nazi trials, the military in Korea, and images from years of travel around the world. The collection spans a long time period, from 1884-2008, and is equally rich across those time periods. Since both Rosa Strickland and her daughter...
Dates: Created: 1935-1949