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Object 47 [of 66] – Signal Mirror


A signal mirror was issued to Julia during her duty with the OSS in Asia during World War II. Later she kept the wartime souvenir at hand in her kitchen junk drawer.


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Julia's Kitchen Junk Drawer

Just like most of us, Julia Child had a kitchen junk drawer, but hers, probably also like ours, held things that made the drawer very special, very "Julia." Read More


Julia and World War II

In 1944, Julia was one of several OSS men and women who traveled overseas to Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) on assignment. It was there that she met Paul Cushing Child... Read More


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