• Creator
  • McCartney, James
  • Created Date
  • 1953-10-24
  • Description
  • James is in Garmisch, Germany, staying at the Green Arrow Inn where it costs fifty cents a day for a room. His battalion has sent him as a representative for the 7th Army skeet shoot. He has taken many pictures and hopes to visit Amsterdam and take more pictures. He asks Jesse to see if he can contact Woody Dold and ask if he wants James to buy him a camera since he can get them in Garmisch for half price. This letter is part of the Jesse G. D... more
    James is in Garmisch, Germany, staying at the Green Arrow Inn where it costs fifty cents a day for a room. His battalion has sent him as a representative for the 7th Army skeet shoot. He has taken many pictures and hopes to visit Amsterdam and take more pictures. He asks Jesse to see if he can contact Woody Dold and ask if he wants James to buy him a camera since he can get them in Garmisch for half price. This letter is part of the Jesse G. Dorsey Korean War Correspondence collection. Dorsey was the Director of Recreation and Welfare and editor of the Speed-O-Meter newsletter for the Louisville Cement Company. Dorsey began sending monthly letters and the Speed-O-Meter to local service personnel during WWII. He continued this through the Korean War and for sometime afterwards. less