Quinn Letter - Letter
From the Collection of Mission to Seafarers Victoria 717 Flinders Street Docklands Victoria
- Single page, double sided letter (0302.A1) written on beige paper and envelope (0302.B).
- Envelope H88 x W150 Letter H225 x W146
- allan quinn, mission to seafarers, 1945, letter, sydney
- A letter written from Charles Quinn to his mother in 1945 containing details about how homesick Allan Quinn is and how much he longs to see his mother in Brisbane.
- This letter is of historical, social and interpretive significance as it provides information about the life of a seaman during the mid 20th century.
- Inscription on top right hand corner of letter: "M.I. Goonawarra/Brisbane Q 8-12-45"
Inscription on envelope: "Mrs. S. Quinn/San Lorenzo/63 Ocean Beach/Manly N.S.W."
The airmail symbol is evident on the top right hand corner of the envelope and there are three stamps in the same corner,
- 13 Jul 2016 at 10:38AM