Letter from David Donaldson to his mother and father

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Title

Letter from David Donaldson to his mother and father

Description

Mentions he is still a little homesick and asks if they can come in 5 weeks. Writes of activities at school.

Creator

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1924-09-24

Contributor

Frances Grundy

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Format

One page handwritten letter

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Identifier

EDonaldsonDWDonaldsonT-N240924

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Sept 24th 1924
Newlands
Seaford
Sussex
Daddy and Nanny,
I hope you are quite well. I am. I am still feeling a good deal homesick. Please come down in about 5 weeks. We went blackberrying today; and got [deleted] more [/deleted] the record amount. Please send on my Wembley and Totland bay photos. I am longing for the hols as I am still feeling a bit homesick. We played football on Monday and handball on tuesday [sic]. It rained so much on tuesday [sic] that we played [deleted] handf [/deleted] handball in the gym. It has been frightfully hot today. I am in the [character deleted] third class. Much love from
David

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Citation

David Donaldson, “Letter from David Donaldson to his mother and father,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed October 26, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/15995.

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