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Quinn Letter - Letter

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

Description
A self-folding letter written in black ink (0882.a) headed Oslo and dated 27/08/51. It is addressed to Mrs K Hayes, 14 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda, Victoria, Australia. The return address is Allan Quinn, C/- Australia House, The Strand, London Oslo.
Size
Letter H 28.5 cm x W 19 cm
Object Registration
0882
Keywords
letters-from-abroad, allan quinn, norway, oslo, alette andersen
Historical information
Allan writes that he and Alette are unofficially engaged. He is returning to London in two weeks time. He asks his mother to send a food parcel to London and to include butter, eggs and tinned meat. He also asks her to send a parcel of currants and sultanas to the woman Alette lives with as she has been very kind..
When Made
27/08 /1951
Made By
Allan Quinn
Significance
Quinn Collection
Last updated
7 Jan 2020 at 6:05PM