Document ReferenceLa Ac 2/9/44
TitlePostcard from Anna von Richthofen, Baden [Germany] to Mrs Ada Clarke, 'Torestin', Grosvenor Road, Ripley, Derbyshire; 31 Dec. 1925
Date31 December 1925
Extent1f (plus envelope)
Content DescriptionAddress her as 'Dear Mrs Clarke'; thanks her for the gifts and confirms that Christmas was nice; informs her that her daughter Else is returning and that D.H. Lawrence and Frieda were also happy; think it nice that Ada is going to visit them, especially as Frieda is happy to have her daughter Barby back; was glad to have Lawrence staying because she loves him and he is such a good man; sends good wishes to Ada's family; signed your affectionate A v Richthofen.

La Ac 2/9/44/2 is an envelope; stamp and postmark have been torn away.
Termfamily relationships, Frieda Lawrence
gifts, thanks for
celebrations, Christmas
Physical DescriptionWritten in black ink on both sides of a plain postcard
ConditionGood; some blue staining

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA368Clarke; Ada (1887-1948); Mrs; married W.E. Clarke 1913; sister of D.H. Lawrence1887-1948
NA3382Richthofen; Anna von (1851-1930); Baroness; mother of Frieda Lawrence1851-1930
NA42Lawrence; D.H. (1885-1930); David Herbert; writer1885-1930
NA169Lawrence; Frieda (1879-1956); née von Richthofen; married Ernest Weekley 1899 D.H. Lawrence 1914 Antonio Ravagli 19501879-1956
NA3377Barr; Barbara (1904-1998); née Weekley; daughter of Frieda and Ernest Weekley1904-1998
NA396Jaffe; Else (1874-1973); Mrs; née von Richthofen1874-1973
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