[Letter] 1945 February 7, France [to] Dr. Stoughton

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Title

[Letter] 1945 February 7, France [to] Dr. Stoughton

Subject

France
United States Armed Forces Institute

Description

Thanks Stoughton for sending Bulletins. Looking to take courses through the Armed Forces Insitute and asks which might be accepted by Wagner so that he can finish his degree. Writes of visiting various places while stationed in Europe.

Creator

Tamke, George Robert Frederick

Source

Wagner College Archive, Horrmann Library

Date

2/7/1945

Contributor

Wagner College, Staten Island, NY

Is Part Of

A complete index to the letters in this collection can be found here: http://library.wagner.edu/wagnerarchive/StoughtonPDF/Correspondence index.pdf

Format

application/pdf

Language

eng

Type

text

Identifier

Tamke1

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Text

France
7 February
1945

Dear Dr. Stoughton -
Thanks very much for the Bulletins I've been receiving. Reading about all my old friends usually brings a spell of nostalgia, but I'm sincerely happy for their successes, and to know what's going on "up on the hill."
This letter is primarily one, however, of business. You see, I am very anxious to take some Extension courses under the Armed Forces Institute program and the question has come up as to accredition. What I would like to know is just which courses, and taken thru which schools, will be accepted for me by Wagner. I've a few required courses still wanting for my degree, which I would like to wipe off my record, so that when I return to finish, I can go right on with my major. I intend, also, to wait with my German, which

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I made a bit of a mess of a couple of years ago. I know I need a year of Philosophy, but don't remember just what all else. Would it be possible for you to provide this information for me?
I'm truly sorry that my correspondence these days has been lacking so badly. Reasons, of course, become excuses so I won't attempt anything beyond a humble apology. I assure you, tho, that I'm doing my best to make the most of all my opportunities and experiences. I've had some really wonderful ones in London and on the English coutryside, in Paris, in Belgium, and at the different places I've been stationed here.
Hoping this finds you and yours all well and happy.
Very sincerely, and with kindest personal regards,
George

Original Format

http://library.wagner.edu/wagnerarchive/StoughtonPDF/Tamke1.pdf

Date Digital

2014

Citation

Tamke, George Robert Frederick, “[Letter] 1945 February 7, France [to] Dr. Stoughton,” Wagner College Archives and Special Collections, accessed May 20, 2022, https://wagnercollections.omeka.net/items/show/16363.