To the Hootons

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Letters to Harry, Janet and Joan Hooton

Janet Hooton, nee Aldis was close childhood friend and adult confidante of Helen Thomas.

Janet and Harry were witnesses at Edward and Helen's wedding.

Harry Hooton was one time banking colleague of Walter de la Mare and friend of Edward Thomas since 1898.

Harry's letters and annotated copies of all Edward Thomas' published works are held in the Colbeck Collection, University of British Columbia.

All are addressed to Harry exept 424/1/2/1/9/1/60 and 424/1/2/1/9/1/71

Harry and Janet's daughter Joan also corresponded with Helen Thomas