Letter from from David Donaldson to his daughter Frances

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Letter from from David Donaldson to his daughter Frances

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Letter from David Donaldson to his two and a half year old daughter Frances written from Norfolk with drawings of pigs, dogs and cats. Additional information about this item was kindly provided by the donor.

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1945-07-21

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Two page hand written letter

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IBCC Digital Archive

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EDonaldsonDWGrundyAF450721

Transcription

BILLINGFORD
NORFOLK.
21.7.45
Dear Frances,
Thank you very much for your [deleted] lette [/deleted] telegram it was nice of you to send it.
This is a very nice house and the have got a lot of animals.
There are 9 baby pigs:-
[3 rows of amateur drawings of pigs – 3 in each row]
and one mummy pig :-
[drawing of a larger pig spanning the width of the paper]
[page break] cant dr
two dogs:-
[drawing of 2 dogs]
six cats:-
[drawing of 6 cats, 3 fat & 3 thin in 2 rows of 3]
By the look of some of them especially one called Montgomery, I think there are going to be a lot more cats shortly.
I an afraid I cant draw as well as Mummy. She sends her love and a book. I hope granny and grand pa are well and having a good holiday.
Lots of love.
Daddy

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David Donaldson, “Letter from from David Donaldson to his daughter Frances,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 1, 2021, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/11989.

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