Letter from Gustav Holst to Isobel Holst

Scope and Content

Discusses his experiences while on service with the YMCA in Salonica. Including topics such as, daily routines and food, music facilities, equipment and lessons, and travel arrangements, as well as other general business. Addressed from YMCA, c/o British Base, Salonica. Note on original bag states in Rosamund Strode's hand 'the PS = Secember 23'. [4pp]

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Related Material

See HOL/1/6/7 for more information about Gustav Holst's travels abroad in 1918.