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Correspondence between Adolph Felten and G. J. Wegener, 1920

On August 23, 1920, Adolph Felten of Kewanee, Illinois, wrote to the Rev. G. J. Wegener in New Orleans asking for permission to marry Wegener's daughter Augusta "Gussie" Wegener. The first page of the letter is missing. Here is the final page:

The front and back of the envelope in which the letter was sent are here:



The Rev. G. J. Wegener responded on August 28, 1920. The draft of Wegener's two-page letter, which he kept as a copy, is here:




Adolph T. Felten and Augusta M. A. Wegener were married in New Orleans February 2, 1921.