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Quinn Letter - Letter

From the Collection of Mission to Seafarers Victoria 717 Flinders Street Docklands Victoria

Description
Single page, double sided letter (0302.A1) written on beige paper and envelope (0302.B).
Size
Envelope H88 x W150 Letter H225 x W146
Object Registration
00302
Keywords
allan quinn, mission to seafarers, 1945, letter, sydney
Historical information
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.
When Made
8/12/45
Significance
This letter is of historical, social and interpretive significance as it provides information about the life of a seaman during the mid 20th century.
Inscriptions & Markings
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,
Last updated
13 Jul 2016 at 10:38AM