File AR/3/12 - Letter to Barbara Rawsthorne.

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Letter to Barbara Rawsthorne.


  • 21-Dec-39 (Creation)

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Autograph letter signed from Alan Rawsthorne to Barbara Rawsthorne Dated 21 December 1939. 17A Charlotte Street, Bristol. Envelope addressed to Miss Rawsthorne c/o Mrs. Bridge, 8 Rutland Drive, Salford 7, Manchester, Lancashire. Brown George VI penny ha'epenny stamp, postmarked Bristol 22 Dec 1939, "Grow more food, dig for victory". Additions in biro by Barbara Rawsthorne. A letter of Christmas greetings with personal and war news. Rawsthorne teaching English to refugees and setting Kubla Khan to music, "a sort of commission from the B.B.C.".

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