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TitleLetter from D.H. Lawrence, Del Monte Ranch, Questa, New Mexico, [U.S.A.] to his sister [Ada Clarke]; 14 Jul. 1925
Date14 July 1925
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionAddresses her as 'My dear Sister'; discusses photographs of her house; speculates about travel plans including visits to England, New York, Baden Baden and Sicily; discusses Frieda's family arrangements; describes the lifestyle and animals on the ranch; enquires about various family members and friends; signed 'Love DHL'.
Termtravel, plans, D.H. Lawrence
animals, poultry
animals, cows
Physical DescriptionWritten in blue ink on both sides of two sheets of cream paper; dimensions are 200 x 127mm.
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton and Lindeth Vasey (eds) 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989) vol V, pp 278-279.

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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
NA169Lawrence; Frieda (1879-1956); née von Richthofen; married Ernest Weekley 1899 D.H. Lawrence 1914 Antonio Ravagli 19501879-1956
NA74598Krenkow; Ada Rose (1868-1944); née Beardsall; maternal aunt of D.H. Lawrence married Fritz Krenkow 18961868-1944
NA75406Jaffe; Friedrich (1903-); known as 'Friedel'; nephew of Frieda Lawrence1903-
NA75073Clarke; John Lawrence (1915-1942); son of Ada Clarke née Lawrence1915-1942
NA3492Hopkin; William Edward (1862-1951); prominent figure in the political and intellectual life of Eastwood1862-1951
NA77656Clarke; William (c.1856-1929); Mr; father-in-law of D.H. Lawrence's sister Ada; had a tailor's shop in Ripley, Derbyshirec.1856-1929
PL98928/Questa/Taos/New Mexico/U.S.A.
PL39219/New York/New York/U.S.A.
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