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W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence - Box Binder 2


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W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence 2 Note Cards- January 7, 1941 8 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Jan. 7, 1941, New York, N.Y. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Return address is crossed out. First note card is on white paper, with thin blue stripes. Letterhead: J.C.H. monogram in blue. Signed "Jo." Unfolded measurements: 28cm X 19cm. Second note card is white. Letterhead: Mrs. William E. Hutton 160 East 72nd Street, New York City in blue. Dated in blue ink: Friday (April 1941 added in pencil). To a "Dearest Ma...Jo." Unfolded measurements: 28cm X 17cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - Feb ?? 1941 7 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 10cm X 15cm. Postmarked: Feb. [?] 1941, New York, N.Y. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin. The address of "El Conquistador Hotel Tucson Airs" is crossed out and Grosse Pt. Mich. is written above it. Return address: 525 Lakeshore Road, Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan. Letterhead: J.C.H. monogram on white paper with blue stripes. Dated: Monday. "Love from the 3 of us-Jo." Unfolded measurements: 29cm X 19cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Telegram - February 15, 1941 1 sheet Envelope: No. Postmarked: February 15, 1941, New York, NY. "Mrs. Roy D. Chapin...Jo." 20.5 cm X 25.5 cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence 1 Note Card and 1 Letter - November 4, 1941 8 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 13.5cm X 9.5cm. Postmarked: Nov. 4, 1941, New York, N.Y. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Stamped with various markings and written "Air Mail-Special Delivery." NOTE CARD: Letterhead: JKC outlined in blue on blue paper with a blue and white border. Dated: "Sat." "Dearest Mom...Love from all of us Jo." With pencil markings. Unfolded measurements: 26cm X 18.5cm. LETTER: No letterhead; loose papers. Dated: "Tues." "Dear Mom... Love Jo." 12.5cm X 20cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - December 15, 1941 12 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 13.5cm X 9.5cm. Postmarked: Dec. 15, 1941, New York, N.Y. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Letterhead: JKC in a blue outline on blue paper with blue and white border. Dated: "Mon." "Dearest Mom...Jo." Unfolded measurements: 26cm X 18.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence 2 Note Cards - December 29, 1941 11 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 13cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Dec. 29, 1941, New York, N.Y. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Farms Mich. FIRST NOTE CARD: Letterhead: JCH in white on blue paper with blue and white border. Dated: "Mon." "Dearest Mom..." Unfolded measurements: 25cm X 20cm. SECOND NOTE CARD: Letterhead JKC in blue on blue paper with blue and white border. Unfolded measurements: 13cm X 19cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Telegram - February 16, 1942 1 sheet Envelope: No. Postmarked: February 16, 1942, New York, NY. "Mrs. Roy D. Chapin...Billy and Tommy." 20.5 cm X 14.5 cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence 1 Note Card and a page - March 11, 1942 6 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15cm X 8.5cm. Postmarked: Mar. 11, 1942, New York, NY. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd., Grosse Pointe, Mich. Return address: Mrs. William E Hutton 160 East 72nd Street New York City. Letterhead: Mrs. William E. Hutton, 160 East 72nd Street New York City. Dated: "Wednesday" in ink and "March 11-42" in pencil. "Dear Mom...Love to All, Jo." Unfolded measurements: 28cm X 17cm. Loose page measurements: 14cm X 17cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence 2 Note Card - March 23, 1942 16 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15cm X 8.5cm. Postmarked: Mar. 23, 1942, New York, NY. Addressed to: Lieut. William E. Hutton A.V.(P) School of Indoctrination U.S. Naval Air Station Quoneset[?] Point R.I. Return address: Mrs. William E Hutton 160 East 72nd Street New York City. Letterhead: Mrs. William E. Hutton 160 East 73nd Street New York City. First note card: Dated: "Tues. 7:00." "My dearest One....Jo." Second note card: Dated: "Mon." "My dearest darling...Jay." Includes Xs from Billy, Tommy, and Joan. Unfolded measurements: 28cm X 17cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - April 25, 1942 12 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 16cm X 9cm. Postmarked: Apr. 25, 1942, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Return address: U.S. Naval Air Station, San Carlos Hotel, L.C. Hagler President and Manager, Pensacola, Florida. Includes images of the hotel on the envelope along with text: "Every room with private bath, ceiling fan, running ice water and radio." Letterhead: Image of the hotel, the address and the text: "Every room with private bath, ceiling fan, running ice water and radio." The footer includes image of "Pensacola's famous beach" along with the text stating that. No date. "Dearest Mom...From Jo." 15cm X 24cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - May 5, 1942 6 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15cm X 8.5cm. Postmarked: May 5, 1942, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd. Grosse Pointe Mich. Letterhead: William E. Hutton. No date. "Dearest Mom...Love, Jo." 13cm X 21.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - May 11, 1942 4 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 18.5cm X 10cm. Postmarked: May 11, 1942, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Letterhead: Golden naval air wings above an image of a golden duck in the water with a blue sky and "Naval Air Station Pensacola" below the image. Dated: "Mon." "Dearest Mom...Love to all Jo." With postscript. 17.5cm X 26.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - June 8, 1942 4 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 18.5cm X 10cm. Postmarked: May 11, 1942, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Includes writing on the flap of the envelope. Letterhead: Golden naval air wings above an image of a golden duck in the water with a blue sky and "Naval Air Station Pensacola" below the image. Dated: "Sun." "Dearest Mom...Lots of love to all Jo." Includes floor layout. 17.5cm X 26.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - June 19, 1942 4 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 18.5cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Jun. 19, 1942, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Letterhead: Golden naval air wings above an image of a golden duck in the water with a blue sky with "Naval Air Station Pensacola" below the image. Dated: "Thurs." "Dearest Mom...Love Jo." 17.5cm X 26.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - June 24, 1942 4 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 24cm X 10.5cm. Postmarked: Jun. 24, 1942, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lakeshore Rd Grosse Pointe Farms Detroit Mich. Return address: "Lt. W.E. Hutton USNR, N.A.S. Pensacola." "Air Mail" written on envelope. Letterhead: U. S. Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Florida. Dated: "Wed." "Dear Inez...Devotedly Bill." 20cm X 26.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - June 30, 1942 6 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 18.5cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Jun. 30, 1942, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd. Grosse Pointe Mich. Letterhead: Golden naval air wings above an image of a golden duck in the water with a blue sky with text "Naval Air Station Pensacola" below the image. No date. "Dearest Mom...Devotedly, Jo." Parts of letter and envelope have water damange. 17.5cm X 26.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - July 20, 1942 10 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15.5cm X 9cm. Postmarked: July 20, 1942, Warrington Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd. Grosse Pointe Mich. Return address: 910 Fairway Drive Warrington. Letterhead: William E. Hutton. No date. "Dearest Mom...Love to all Jo." 13cm X 21.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - August 22, 1942 8 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15cm X 8.5cm. Postmarked: Aug. 22, 1942, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin etc. Big Creek Ranch Encampment Wyo. Return address: Mrs. William E. Hutton 160 East 72nd Street New York. All but name is crossed out in return address in blue pen. Various markings. No letterhead or date. "Dearest Mom, Sal & Jack....Lots of love from us all-Jo." Includes postscript. Unfolded measurements: 27.5cm X 21cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - August 28, 1942 8 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15cm X 8.5cm. Postmarked: Aug. 28, 1942, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Return address: Mrs. William E. Hutton 910 Fairway Drive Warrington, Florida. Includes writing on back of envelope. Letterhead: Mrs. William E. Hutton 910 Fairway Drive Warrington, Florida. No date. The letter is mix between blue pen and pencil. "Dearest Mom...Love to all. See you soon, Jo." With pen scribbles. Unfolded measurements: 29.5cm X 17cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - November 21, 1942 4 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15cm X 8.5cm. Postmarked: Nov. 21, 1942, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd. Grosse Pointe Mich. Return address: Mrs. William E. Hutton 160 East 72nd Street New York City. Address crossed out and "Warrington, Fla." written above in blue ink. Letterhead: Mrs. William E. Hutton 160 East 72nd Street New York City. No date. "Dearest Mom...Love from us all, Jo." Unfolded measurements: 28cm X 17cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - November 27, 1942 8 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15cm X 8.5cm. Postmarked: Nov. 27, 1942, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd. Grosse Pointe Mich. Return address: Mrs. William E. Hutton 160 East 72nd Street New York City. Address crossed out and "Warrington, Fla." written above in blue ink. Includes air mail sticker. Letterhead: Mrs. William E. Hutton 160 East 72nd Street New York City. No date. "Dearest Ma...Love to all. Jo." Unfolded measurements: 28cm X 17cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - November 8, 1942 6 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 17cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Nov. 8, 1942, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Letterhead: Golden naval wings above "U. S. Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida." No date. "Dearest Mom...Lost of love to all from all. Jo." Includes a small drawing. 16.5cm X 25cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence 2 Note Cards and a page - January 6, 1943 14 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 13cm X 10.5cm. Postmarked: Jan. 6, 1943, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Includes air mail stamp. Envelope and first note card have white and blue zigzag pattern. Fist note card: Dark blue border. No date. "Dearest Mom...Lots of love, Jo." Unfolded measurements: 24.5cm X 20cm. Loose paper: 12cm X 20cm. Second note card: Blue. Letterhead: Dark bue. No date. "Dearest Mom...Many thanks, Jo." Unfolded measurements: 25cm X 20cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - January 11, 1943 5 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15cm X 8.5cm. Postmarked: Jun. 24, 1942, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lakeshore Rd Grosse Pointe Farms Detroit Mich. Return address in pen: "Lt. W.E. Hutton USNR, N.A.S. Pensacola." "Free" written where a stamp would be located. Letterhead: William E. Hutton. Dated: "Monday." "Dear Inez...Devotedly Bill." 13.5cm X 21cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card and a piece of paper - January 19, 1943 10 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 13cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Jan. 19, 1943, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Includes air mail sticker. Envelope and note card: Blue with a white border. Letterhead: JCH in white. Dated: "Mon." "Dearest Mom..." Unfolded measurements: 24.5cm X 19.5cm. Loose paper continues the letter and concludes " ...Much love from us all Jo." 11cm X 18cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - March 5, 1943 11 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 13cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Mar. 5, 1943, Detroit, Mich. Addressed to: Lt. W.E. Hutton 910 Fairway Drive Warrington Florida. Return address: 4?7 Lake Shore Road Grosse Pointe Farms. Envelope: White with thin blue stripes. Dated: "Tues. Noon." "Dearest Poops...My love to you all & the most & best for you, Jo." 12.5cm X 20cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter- March 6, 1943 1 handwritten page plus newspaper clipping Envelope: Yes. 13cm X 10.5cm. Postmarked: Mar. 6, 1943, Detroit, Mich. Addressed to: Lt. William E. Hutton USNR 910 Fairway Drive Warrington Fla. Return address: 457 Lake Shore Road Grosse Pointe Farms. Envelope is white with thin taupe stripes and trim. Short note on scrap paper. "Love to you, the boys & Sally -- Inez." Unfolded: 7.5cm X 12.5cm. With copy of newspaper clipping: "Royalty in Overalls: King George Gets Himself Job in War Plant, on Night Shift." Pencil marks and writing on clipping. (Original clipping in Box 12.) Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence 1 Note Card and a 1 Letter - March 9, 1943 6 written pages Envelope: Yes. 13cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Mar. 9, 1943, Detroit, Mic h. Addressed to: Lt. William E. Hutton USNR 910 Fairway Drive Warrington Fla. Return address: 457 Lake Shore Road Grosse Pointe Farms. "Air mail" and "Love to the boys & Doe" written on envelop. Someone kissed the envelope in pink lipstick. Letter is white with blue stripes and a gray border on one side. Letterhead: 457 Lake Shore Road Grosse Pointe Farms. No date. "My dearest One...I love you more than yesterday and less than tomorrow - Jo." Unfolded measurements: 25cm X 20cm. Letter: White paper. "See page 1.... Now I have an idea!" 12.5cm X 7.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - March 18, 1943 8 written pages Envelope: Yes. 13cm X 10.5cm. Postmarked: Mar. 18, 1943, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Includes air mail stamp. Letterhead: decorative design on blue paper. Dated: "Tuesday." "Dear Ma...Jo." Unfolded measurements: 25cm X 20cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - March 23, 1943 4 written pages Envelope: Yes. 14cm X 9cm. Postmarked: Mar. 23, 1943, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Note card is blue with blue stripes. Dated: "Mon." "Dear Mom...Lots of love to you all, Jo." Includes postscript. Unfolded measurements: 27cm X 17cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - March 31, 1943 3 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 24 cm X 10.5cm. Postmarked: Mar. 31, 1943, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lakeshore Rd. Grosse Pointe Farms Detroit Mich. Return address: in pen W.E. Hutton and his title below is typed " Navy Department, U. S. Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Florida." Official business crossed out. Envelope has a stamp of "U.S. Naval Air Stamp" and the word "Free" written on it. Letterhead: Naval Air Training Center, U. S. Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Florida. Dated: "Tuesday." "Dear Inez...Devotedly Bill." 20cm X 26.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence 1 Note Card and 1 letter - April 3, 1943 6 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 14cm X 9cm. Postmarked: Apr. 3, 1943, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin at 457 Lake Shore Rd. Grosse Pointe Mich. The note card is light blue and blue striped. Dated: "Friday." "Dearest Mom...Jo." Unfolded measurements: 13.5cm X 17cm. The letter is white. 11cm X 18cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - April 13, 1943 9 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15cm X 9cm. Postmarked: Apr. 13, 1943, Warrington Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Point Mich. The stamp on the envelope has been removed. Back of envelope includes writing. Letterhead: William E. Hutton. Dated: "Tues." "Dearest Mom... Lots of love from all of us. Jo." 14cm X 21.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - April 18, 1943 2 typed pages Envelope: No. Letterhead: A.A.F. Station 590, A.P.O. 635, New York, N.Y. Dated: Apr. 18, 1943. "Dear Willie...Best regards, Frank." Pencil marking on the back. 20cm X 26cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - May 13, 1943 10 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 16.5cm X 9cm. Postmarked: May 13, 1943, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd. Grosse Pointe Mich. Back of the envelope includes writing. No letterhead. Dated: "Wednesday." "Dearest Ma...from Jo." Includes postscript: "Tom can walk finally." 12.5cm X 20cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card with a page - May 28, 1943 6 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 13cm X 10.5cm. Postmarked: May 28, 1943, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin, 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. The postage stamp has been removed. Includes written text on back. Scotch tape on envelope wasn't removed. Note card: White with a blue border on one side. Dated: "Wed." "Dear Mom...Love from us all, Jo." Includes postscript. Unfolded measurements: 25cm X 20cm. Single sheet: 12.5cm X 20cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card with a page - June 14, 1943 6 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 13cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Jun. 14, 1943, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. No letterhead but a green/blue stripe along the entire right edge of paper, except for the half-page where it is plain. Dated: "Sunday." "Dearest Mom...Jo." Unfolded measurements: 25cm. X 20.5cm. Single sheet: 12.5cm X 20.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - June 30, 1943 6 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 32cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Jun. 30, 1943, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. James M. Hutton Squam Nantucket Island Mass. Letterhead: Naval Air Training Center, U.S. Naval Air Station, Corpus Christi, Texas, on pink paper. Dated: Jun. 28. "Dearest Ma...Devotedly Billy." 12.5cm X 20cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - July 1943 4 handwritten pages Envelope: No. No letterhead. Dated: July 1943. "Dear Billy...Mummie." With lines of Xs and Os and a postscript. 10cm X 15cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - July 6, 1943 6 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 19cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Jul 6, 1943, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Part of letter is on blue paper and the last part is on white. Dated: "Sun - A.M." "Dearest Mom...Devotedly, Jo." Blue paper: 18cm X 26.5cm. White paper: 12.5cm X 7.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - July 8, 1943 3 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 21.5cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Jul. 8 1943, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. James M. Hutton Squam Nantucket Island Mass. Air mail envelope. Return address: W.E. Hutton's name and title is written in pen on top along with typed "Navy Department, U. S. Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla." "Official business" crossed out. No letterhead. Dated: "Saturday afternoon." "Dearest Ma...always devoted son Billy." 20cm X 26.5 cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - July 14, 1943 3 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 21.5cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Jul. 14, 1943, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. James M. Hutton at Squam, Nantucket Island, Mass. Air mail envelope. Return address: W.E. Hutton's name and title is written in pen on top along with typed "Navy Department, U. S. Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla." "Official business" crossed out. No letterhead. Dated: July 14, 1943. "Dearest Ma...Devotedly Billy." 20cm X 26.5 cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - July 22, 1943 4 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 24cm X 10.5cm. Postmarked: Jul. 23, 1943, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. James M. Hutton at Squam Nantucket Island Mass. Return address: W.E. Hutton's name and title is written in pen on top along with typed "Navy Department, U. S. Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla." "Official business" crossed out. Envelope has a stamp of "U.S. Naval Air Stamp" and the word "Free" written on it. Letterhead: Naval Air Training Center, U. S. Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Florida. Dated: July 22, 1943. "Dearest Mom...Devotedly Billy." 20.5cm X 26.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - July 27, 1943 2 handwritten pages and 5 photographs Envelope: Yes. 19cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Jul 27, 1943, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Harbor Point Harbor Springs. With "Air mail" stamp. Letter is on blue paper with no letterhead. Dated: "Mon." "Mom dear...Much love to all - Jo." 18cm X 26.5cm. Includes five photographs. Three photographs measurements: 10.5cm X 8cm. Two photographs measure: 11.5cm X 9cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - August 8, 1943 3 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 22cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Aug. [?], 1943, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. James M. Hutton at Squam Nantucket Island Mass. Air mail envelope. Return address: W.E. Hutton's name and title is written in pen on top along with the typed "Navy Department, U. S. Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla." "Official business" crossed out. No letterhead. Dated: Sunday, Aug. 8, 1943. "Dearest Mother...Devotedly Billy." 20cm X 26.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - August 10, 1943 8 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15cm X 8.5cm. Postmarked: Aug. 10, 1943, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin Harbor Point Harbor Springs Mich. Letterhead: William E. Hutton. Dated: "Mon." "Dear Mom...Much love to you all from both of us, Jo." Includes postscript. 13.5cm X 21cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - August 17, 1943 2 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 23.5cm X 10.5cm. Postmarked: Aug.17, 1943, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. James M. Hutton at Squam, Nantucket Island, Mass. Return address: W.E. Hutton's name and title is written in pen on top along with the typed "Navy Department, U. S. Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla." "Official business" crossed out. Envelope has a stamp of "U.S. Naval Air Stamp" with the word "Free" written on it. No letterhead. Dated: monday, August 16. "Dearest Mother...Devotedly Billy." 20cm X 26.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - August 24, 1943 4 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 14cm X 9cm. Postmarked: Aug. 24, 1943, Warrington, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Both letter and envelope are blue with blue lines. Letterhead with initials "JCH" in a darker color blue. Dated: "Mon." "Dear Mom...Jo." Unfolded measurements: 27.5cm X 17cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - September 2, 1943 4 handwritten pages Envelope: No. Letterhead with initials "JCH" in darker blue on blue stationery with blue lines. Dated: Thurs. (Sept 2 - '43 added in pencil). "Dearest Mom...Love, Jo." Unfolded measurements: 27.5cm X 17.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - September 6, 1943 8 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 22.5cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Sep. 6, 1943, Pensacola, Fla. Addressed to: Mrs. James M. Hutton at Squam Nantucket Island Mass. "Air mail" envelope. Return address: W.E. Hutton's name and title is written in pen on top along with the typed "Navy Department, U. S. Naval Air Station, Pensacola, Fla." "Official business" crossed out. No letterhead. Dated: "Sunday." "Dearest Mother...I remain your devoted son Billy." 16cm X 24cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Telegram - September 7, 1943 1 sheet Envelope: No. Postmarked: September 7, 1943 Pensacola, Flo. "Mrs. Roy D. Chapin...Jo." 20.5cm X 14.5 cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - September 19, 1943 9 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 15cm X 10cm. Postmarked: Sep. 19, 1943, Nantucket, Mass. Addressed to: Mrs Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd Grosse Pointe Mich. Postage stamp has been removed. Letterhead: Private Lives Squam, Nantucket Island Massachusetts. Dated: "Sat." "Dear Ma...Jo." Unfolded measurements: 29cm X 19cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card with a separate page - October 2, 1943 13 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 14cm X 9cm. Postmarked: Oct. 2, 1943, Boston, Mass. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd. Grosse Pointe Mich. Envelope includes a stamp with a lion head above a crown. Letterhead: "The Ritz-Carlton, Boston" with a lion head above a crown stamped to the left of the letterhead with the words "Associated with the Ritz-Carlton --- New York." Date: "Sat." "Dearest Mom...Jo." Unfolded measurements: 27cm. X 17cm. Single sheet: 13.5cm X17cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - October 25, 1943 8 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 14cm X 9cm. Postmarked: Oct. 25, 1943, Boston, Mass. Address to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin Hotel del Cornonado Coronado Calif. The address was crossed out in black ink and another address written under it. The address is: 457 Lake Shore Rd. Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich. Envelope includes a stamp with a lion head above a crown. Letterhead: "The Ritz-Carlton, Boston" with a lion head above a crown stamped to the left of the letterhead with the words "Associated with the Ritz-Carlton --- New York." Dated: "Mon AM." "Mom dear...From us both, Jo." Includes postscript. Unfolded measurements: 27cm X 17cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter-November 19, 1943 4 typed pages Envelope: No. Blank sheets, no letterhead. Dated: November 19, 1945. "Jo darling...All my love." No signature. Unfolded measurements: 22cm X 28cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Invitation - November 24, 1943 1 panel Envelope: No. Engraved invitation for commissioning of U.S.S. Wasp on November 24, 1943. "The Captain, Officers and Men..." Some water damage. 13.5cm X 11cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - December 11, 1943 4 handwritten pages Envelope: Yes. 14cm X 9cm. Postmarked: Dec. 11, 1943, Boston, Mass. Addressed to: Mrs. Roy D. Chapin 457 Lake Shore Rd. Grosse Pointe Mich. No return address. Envelope includes a stamp with a lion head above a crow. Includes handwritten notation on the back. Letterhead: "The Ritz-Carlton, Boston" with a lion head above a crown stamped to the left of the letterhead with the words "Associated with the Ritz-Carlton --- New York." No date. "Dear Mom...All love, Jo." Unfolded dimensions: 27cm. X 17cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Telegram - February 29, 1944 1 sheet Envelope: No. Postmarked: February 29, 1944 Boston, Mass. "Mrs. Roy D Chapin...Jo." 20.5cm X 14.5 cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Letter - June 25, 1944 1 typed page Envelope: No. No letterhead. Dated: June 25, 1944. "Dear Jo" written in pencil. No signature. "Return to [indisinguishable]" at bottom. 21.5cm X 27.5cm. Box Binder 2
W.E. Hutton/Chapin Family Correspondence Note Card - December 25, 1944 3 handwritten pages and a dried flower Envelope: Yes. 16.5cm X 9cm. Addressed to: Mrs Roy D. Chapin 457 Lakeshore Rd. Grosse Pointe Farms Detroit Mich. Includes stamp and initials for Naval Censor. Air mail envelope. On envelope dated: 12/25/44. Written in blue ink "Beautiful gardenias from Bill." Letterhead: U.S.S. WASP. No date. "Dear Inez... Always devotedly Bill." Unfolded measurements: 26.5cm X 17cm. Includes a dry flower. Box Binder 2



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