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Quinn Letter - Letter

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

Description
Three page letter written on three sheets of thin, unlined, buff-coloured paper (0853.1a-3a). It is headed Salinas and dated 08/12/50. The air-mail envelope (0853.b) is bordered with red and blue alternating diagonal stripes. It is addressed to Mr Allan Quinn, Liddesdale Avenue, Frankston, Victoria, Australia. The return address, written in the top left hand corner, is Peer Rasmussen, 330 1/2 Central Avenue, Salinas, California, USA. The stamps and part of the post-mark have been torn from the envelope.
Size
Letter H 26.5 cm x W 18.5 cm; Envelope H 9.5 cm x 16.5cm
Object Registration
0853
Keywords
letters-from-abroad, peer rasmussen, salinas
Historical information
The writer is replying to a letter from Allan and contains news of fellow seafarers.
When Made
08/12/1950
Made By
Peer Rasmussen (Maker)
Significance
Quinn Collection
Inscriptions & Markings
Letter commences "Hello my friend, ....." and concludes ..."'your sincere friend, Peer."
Last updated
10 Mar 2020 at 11:33AM