Document ReferenceLa Ac 1/1/137
TitleLetter from D.H. Lawrence, Kiowa Ranch c/o Del Monte Ranch, Questa, New Mexico, [U.S.A.] to his sister [Ada Clarke]; 30 May 1925
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionAddresses her as 'My dear Sister'; discusses her new house and garden, describes their home, animals, acquaintances and lifestyle in New Mexico; supposes she received 'St Mawr'; briefly mentions unemployment in England, and news of family/friends; signed 'Love. DHL'.
Termpublications, novels, D.H. Lawrence 'St Mawr'
indigenous peoples, Native Americans
animals, horses
animals, cows
Physical DescriptionWritten in blue ink on both sides of a single sheet of paper folded to form 2 folios; dimensions are 163 x 250mm.
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton and Lindeth Vasey (eds) 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989) vol V, pp 258-259.

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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
NA74593Cooper; Gertrude (1885-1942); known as 'Gertie' or 'Grit'; childhood friend of D.H. Lawrence1885-1942
NA75406Jaffe; Friedrich (1903-); known as 'Friedel'; nephew of Frieda Lawrence1903-
NA74644Clarke; William Edwin (1889-1964); known as 'Eddie'; married Ada Lawrence 19131889-1964
PL98928/Questa/Taos/New Mexico/U.S.A.
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