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This collection contains eight letters from LtCol. Theodore Babbitt, USA to his sister Eleanor Babbitt during the Second World War. Also included is one photocopied obituary for Babbitt.
Lieutenant Colonel Theodore "Ted" Babbitt, United States Army (2/17/1897 - 2/17/1984) was born in Colorado Springs, Colorado to Kurnal R. and Lucie Cullyford Babbit, an immigrant who had been naturalized by marriage. He had two sisters, Eleanor and Genevieve. Kurnal was a lawyer and they lived with three Irish and English servants in the house in Manhattan, New York. Theodore graduated from Collegiate School and St. Paul's School in New Hampshire and then attended Yale University and served with the National Guard at the Mexican border.
0.01 Linear feet (1 folder)
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