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TitlePostcard from D.H. Lawrence, [Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.S.A.] to Mrs L.A. Clarke, Grosvenor Road, Ripley, Derbyshire; [14 Aug. 1924 postmark]
Date14 August 1924
Extent1 item
Content DescriptionInforms her that they are motoring with Mabel Sterne for about 10 days, and they will be leaving the ranch for Old Mexico around 1 Oct.; signed 'Love to you all. DHL'.

Verso of the postcard has a photograph captioned 'Corn Husking, San Juan Pueblo, N. Mex'.

Postmarked: Santa Fe, N. Mex, Aug 14 1924.

Date: Note that Lawrence has dated the postcard 17 Aug., but it has been postmarked 14 Aug.
Termtravel, New Mexico, D.H. Lawrence
indigenous peoples, Native Americans
Physical DescriptionWritten in dark ink on the recto of a postcard; text is written with postcard placed vertically, address written horizontally; dimensions are 140 x 90 mm.
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton and Lindeth Vasey (eds) 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989) vol V, p 98.

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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
NA380Luhan; Mabel Dodge Sterne (1879-1962); née Ganson; American patron of the arts1879-1962
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