Document ReferenceLa Ac 1/1/69
TitleLetter from D.H. Lawrence, 12 Colworth Road, Addiscombe, Croydon, [Surrey] to Miss L.A. Lawrence, 13 Queen's Square, Eastwood; 26 Apr. 1911
Date26 April 1911
Extent2 ff (plus envelope)
Content DescriptionAddresses her as 'My dear Ada'; reports that he had a good journey back to Croydon; reflects on life; requests that she read some of MacLeods books which he sent to Mrs Hopkin; signed 'I kiss you - your brother D.H. Lawrence'.

Includes a black edged envelope (La Av 1/1/69/2) addressed to Miss L.A. Lawrence, 13 Queen's Square, Eastwood, Notts; bears two green half penny stamps postmarked in Croydon at 10.45am 27 Apr. 1911; the verso also bears a postmark in Eastwood Nottingham dated 27 Apr.
Physical DescriptionWritten in ink on both sides of a single sheet of paper folded to form 2 folios; dimensions are 350 x 230mm
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton, ed. 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1979) vol I, pp 261-262.

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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
NA382King; Emily Una (1882-1962); Mrs; née Lawrence; known as 'Pamela'; married Samuel King 1904; sister of D.H. Lawrence1882-1962
NA74644Clarke; William Edwin (1889-1964); known as 'Eddie'; married Ada Lawrence 19131889-1964
NA3491Hopkin; Sallie A. (-1923); née Potter; wife of W.E. Hopkin-1923
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