Telegram book

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/13/2
  • Dates of Creation
      2 Jan 1941-16 Mar 1942; 1938
  • Physical Description
      9 pieces: hardback volume and 8 loose pieces.

Scope and Content

Address book into which are pasted typescript copies of telegrams sent by RD to his wife Ella and children, Joanna, Brian and John, in Los Angeles, America, where they lived during the war years. Includes 8 loose pieces. Of these, /3 and /8 are original telegrams to RD from his wife, and /2 is a copy of an earlier telegram (dating from 1938), apparently from RD to his parents and family in Connecticut, USA.