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Letter from Penrose Vass Stout, en route to the United States, to Chas in France.

TRANSCRIPT INCLUDED. During World War I, Stout was a pilot, eventually serving as a lieutenant in the 27th Aero Squadron, First Pursuit Group. In this brief note, he explains that he is departing France for the United States, and he includes a brief sketch of the Eiffel tower and the Statue of Liberty.

Creator: Penrose Vass Stout
Date: January 21, 1919
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Correspondence

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ALCOS Social Studies Content Standard:
Grade 4: Standard(s) 11
Grade 6: Standard(s) 3
Grade 9: Standard(s) 12
Grade 11: Standard(s) 4

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