Postcards from various correspondents to Imogen Holst

Scope and Content

These postcards are from indeterminate or unidentified correspondents. Some are unsigned while others may have only a first name or initials.

The following tentative identifications have been made: postcard from John Amis dated 14 May 1956; postcard from Ralph ? dated Xmas 1950; postcard from J.A. [John Amis] dated 29 October 1959; postcard from Horst ? and Georges ?; postcard from Valerie ? dated 27 September 1966; postcard from Jim ? and Paul ? dated 3 July 1954; postcard from Lois ?; postcard from Susan ? dated 7 March 1962; postcard from Christopher ? dated Xmas 1951; postcard from Margot ?, Brunnhilde ? dated 27 July 1965; postcard from Pam ? dated 20 November 1958; postcard from Muffet ?; postcard from EP[Elizabeth Poston] dated 2 December 1963; postcard from JB ? dated 20 October 1953; postcard from Ralph [Downes ?] dated July 13; postcard from N [Nigel Luckhurst] dated 10 October 2006; postcard from Rita [Thompson] and Ben [B] dated ? 1976; postcard from JV [Jennifer Vyvyan] dated 26 April; postcard from Jim and Betty [Cadbury-Brown] dated 3 November 1965; postcard from Cicily ?, BB Benjamin Britten?], Chris ?, PP [Peter Pears?], Iris ?, Peter ? dated 24 December 1943; postcard from Peter ? dated July 1950; postcard from ? Lovell dated 12 May 196?; postcard from ? Bonser; postcard from Dorothy ?; Hand drawn card from Elgin ? Easter 1945?; Card from Basil [Douglas] and The English Opera Group; Card from Rachel and David Willcocks and also King's College Choristers dated Christmas 1966; Note in envelope from unknown sender dated 31 July 1937.

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