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Quinn Letter - Letter

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

Description
Two page letter written in blue ink on one page of lined cream paper (0845.a). Letter written to Allan from his mother is dated 20.08.1950.
Off white envelope (0845.b) is addressed to Mr A Quinn, M.S. Mongabarra, c/- Transatlantic Shipping Agency, 235 Boston House, Strand Street, Capetown, South Africa. Envelope is post marked Melbourne and bears a one and sixpence stamp.
Size
Letter H 24.5 cm x W 19.5 cm; Envelope H 9 cm x W 14.5 cm
Object Registration
0845
Keywords
letters-from-abroad, quinn
Historical information
Mrs Quinn writes that she is to marry 'Kit'. She also mentions that '....Things look very grim in Korea.....'
When Made
20/08/1950
Made By
Mrs Quinn (Allan's mother) (Maker)
Significance
Quinn Collection
Inscriptions & Markings
Letter commences 'Allan Dear' and concludes'...'God Bless always, Mum'
Last updated
5 Jun 2019 at 1:13PM