Leather Satchel. Material: textile, metal. Size: 6" x 7 3/4". Description: brown leather satchel; metal snap at front; strap on front and back; white cotton lining; two interior pockets.
Satchel used by Walter E. Suemnick during WWII, held map 61.11.2. Phyllis (Halle) Suemnick was married to Walter E. Suemnick on 10 December 1945. Walter was four years old when his mother died. His two older sisters raised him; Lillian Suemnick the eldest sister, was 13 when her mother died and Elsie (Suemnick) Henkensiefken, was 12 years old. Walter's grandmother was Grandma Abbe. Phyllis (Halle) Suemnick's parents were Robert Halle and Erma (Wood) Halle. Robert and Erma were married in 1914. Erma (Wood) Halle's sister was Helen (Wood) Papke.