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Quinn Letter - Letter

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

Three page letter written on two sheets of buff coloured lined paper (0832.a1-0832.a2) headed 5 Pollington Street, St Kilda and dated 31/11/49.
Matching envelope (0832.b).
Letter: H 25 cm x W 20 cm; Envelope: H 9 cm x 14.5 cm
Object Registration
letters-from-abroad, quinn, 1949, lilydale high school, lilydale high school alumni
Historical information
Mrs Quinn writes of receiving a photo album, some books and an ashtray Allan has sent. She tells him how proud she is of her son.
When Made
Made By
Mrs Quinn (Allan's mother) (Maker)
Quinn Collection
Inscriptions & Markings
Letter commences 'Allan Dear' and concludes '...Fondest love from your Mum...'. The envelope has been re-addressed from C/- Scandinavian Shipping Office, San Francisco to M/S Mongabarra, San Francisco. Post-mark on the front is Melbourne and the Australian stamp is one shilling and sixpence. There is a San Francisco postmark on the back of the envelope and also a promotional stamp 'Save the East. Buy U.S. Bonds in payroll savings.'
Last updated
18 Dec 2019 at 5:15PM