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Quinn Letter - Letter

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

Description
A pale blue self-folding letter (0890.a1) headed 37 Elsham Road, London W 14 and dated 22/11/51. Part of the address has been torn off. Letter is typed using a very small font. It is addressed to Mrs K Hayes, 14 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda, Victoria, Australia. Above the address and across the right hand corner is a very faint, barely legible promotional stamp . The return address is Allan Quinn, 37 Elsham Road, London W14. Below this, is penciled 45 Frederick St. Ormond.
Size
Letter H 24.5 cm x W 21 cm
Object Registration
0890
Keywords
letters-from-abroad, allan quinn, alette andersen, london-uk
Historical information
Allan has received the three parcels his mother sent; one of eggs, one of butter and one containing a Christmas cake. He writes they can get two eggs a week now.
When Made
22/11/1951
Made By
Allan Quinn
Significance
Quinn Collection
Inscriptions & Markings
Letter commences "...My dear Mum and Kip,..." and is signed "Allan"
Last updated
15 Jan 2020 at 6:20PM