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Quinn Letter - Letter

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

Description
This letter is written on a single sheet of unlined buff-coloured paper. The paper has been folded in half, in book form (0852.a). It is headed The Meadows, Epsom and is dated 7/12/50. The off-white envelope (0852.b) is addressed to Kip Hayes, 14 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda, Victoria. There are two United Kingdom stamps in the upper right hand corner, an air mail sticker on the left and is post-marked Epsom, Surrey.
Size
Letter H 18 cm x W 22 cm (folded H 18 cm x W 11 cm; Envelope H 9.5 cm x 12 cm
Object Registration
0852
Keywords
letters-from-abroad, jim hayes
Historical information
The correspondent writes "'.... I am sending ........a little Xmas gift of 100 pounds Sterling that should be worth 125 pounds at the rate of exchange when it reaches Australia"
When Made
07/12/1950
Made By
Jim Hayes
Significance
Quinn Collection
Inscriptions & Markings
The letter commences "Dear Kip..." and is signed "Jim".
Last updated
5 Jan 2020 at 5:28PM