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In this typed letter from Linda Grace Hoyer to her son John Updike, Linda urges John to find comfort while experiencing being homesick at Harvard University. Linda gives John reassurance that his experience is normal, and provides support.
Linda Grace Hoyer, John Updike, Wesley Russell Updike, Harvard University, homesickness, Mr. Miller, Dr. High, allergies, money, Lamont Library, Reading, Shillington
Linda Grace Hoyer
American Literature | Social History | United States History
Hoyer, Linda Grace, "Letter from Linda Grace Hoyer to John Updike, October 3, 1950" (1950). Linda Grace Hoyer Correspondence. 7.
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