Cover for letters from Billy Akrill

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Title

Cover for letters from Billy Akrill

Description

Text on cover reads 'Letters written by W E Akrill (Billy) (aged 13), to his father, who was in hospital in 1935'. Includes two colour drawings taken from Billy Akrill's letters. Top drawing shows a hill with trees on left side and house on top, a gold branch with leaves on the left and a chicken below the hill. Annotated 'Potters Hill, Collingham, Newark, 9 June 1935'. The bottom drawing shows groups of flowers and vines and a figure in the middle. The writing is mostly illegible, but refers to the flowers illustrated and is signed 'Billy'.

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

This content is available under a CC BY-NC 4.0 International license (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0). It has been published ‘as is’ and may contain inaccuracies or culturally inappropriate references that do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the University of Lincoln or the International Bomber Command Centre. For more information, visit https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/ and https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/legal.

Format

One page illustrated document

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Identifier

SAkrillWE1436220v10001

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Citation

“Cover for letters from Billy Akrill,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 23, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/18154.

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