Document ReferenceLa B 35
TitlePostcard from D.H. Lawrence, Manchester, Lancashire to Louie Burrows, Coteshael, Quorn, Leicester; [25 Sep. 1908]
Date25 September 1908
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionTells her that he did not get the job in Stockport; reports that he has an interview in Croydon the following day and hopes that he will be successful; signed 'D.H.L.'

The verso of this card is a black and white photograph of Vernon Park in Stockport.

Although the card is undated, it has been postmarked in Manchester at 7.45 pm, 25 Sept 1908. Bears a green half-penny stamp. Addressed to Miss Louie Burrows, Coteshael, Quorn, Leicestershire.
Termoccupations and professions, schoolteacher, job interviews
ReprodnNoteUniversity of Nottingham.
Physical DescriptionWritten in pencil, the main text running in a perpendicular direction to that of the address. The dimensions are 88 x 138 mm.
Related MaterialLa B 243/2/10; typed transcript of this letter made by Louie Burrows.
Related RecordLa/B/224-244/243
Publication NoteJames T. Boulton, ed. 'Lawrence in Love' (Nottingham: University of Nottingham, 1968) p 18
James T. Boulton, ed. 'The Letters of D.H. Lawrence' (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1979) vol I, p 77

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA42Lawrence; D.H. (1885-1930); David Herbert; writer1885-1930
NA366Burrows; Louisa (1888-1962); known as 'Louie'; married Frederick Heath 19411888-1962
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