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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 (0915.a1) headed London and dated 24/06/53 [sic]. Letter is written in blue ink. It is addressed to Mrs K Hayes, 14 Fitzroy Street, St Kilda, Victoria, Australia and postmarked Kensington W.8. The date on the postmark is 26/05/53. The return address is Allan Quinn, C/- Australia House, Strand, London.
Size
Letter H 24 cm x W 20.5 cm
Object Registration
0915
Keywords
letters-from-abroad, allan quinn, london 1953, hyde park, coronation of queen elizabeth
Historical information
Allan writes of London being decorated "...like a fairyland..." for a coronation. He plans to photograph it from a stand in the East Carriage Drive of Hyde Park. He will be in the stand from 6 am until 5.30 pm.
Made By
Allan Quinn (Maker)
Significance
Quinn Collection
Last updated
9 Mar 2020 at 6:05PM