Document ReferenceLa Ac 1/1/119
TitlePostcard from D.H. Lawrence, El Paso [Texas, U.S.A.] to Mrs L.A. Clarke, Grosvenor Road, Ripley, Derbyshire; 21 Mar. [1923]
Date21 March 1923
Extent1 item
Content DescriptionThey cross the frontier into Mexico this morning; the weather is hot, which is a change from the snow of Del Monte; signed 'D.H.L.'.

Verso of the postcard has a coloured picture of the International Bridge between El Paso, Texas, and Juarez, Mexico.

Postmarked: El Paso, Mar 21 1923.
Termtravel, D.H. Lawrence
travel, in Mexico
Physical DescriptionWritten in blue ink on the recto of a postcard; text is written with postcard placed vertically, address written horizontally; dimensions are 140 x 90 mm.
Publication NoteWarren Roberts, James T. Boulton and Elizabeth Mansfield (eds) 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1987) vol IV, p 413.

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA42Lawrence; D.H. (1885-1930); David Herbert; writer1885-1930
NA368Clarke; Ada (1887-1948); Mrs; married W.E. Clarke 1913; sister of D.H. Lawrence1887-1948
PL99681/El Paso/Texas/U.S.A.
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