Document ReferenceLa Ac 1/1/88
TitlePostcard from D.H. Lawrence [Aosta, Italy] to Mrs L.A. Clarke, Grosvenor Road, Ripley, Derbyshire; [10 Jun. 1914]
Date10 June 1914
Extent1 item
Content DescriptionInforms her that he is only in Aosta for tonight; tomorrow they are going on foot over the St Bernard pass to Switzerland; and then to London; sends forwarding address; comments on the weather, and a 'great strike commotion' in Turin.

Verso of the postcard has a black and white picture of the Lago dei morti.

Postmarked: Aosta, 10.6.[19]14.
Termtravel, plans, D.H. Lawrence
weather, cold
industrial unrest, strikes
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 NoteGeorge J. Zytaruk and James T. Boulton (eds.) 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1981) vol II, p 184

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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
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