Letters

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 Eng 1330/7/1
  • Dates of Creation
      10 & 24 Mar 1918
  • Physical Description
      2 pieces. 1330/7/1/1 contains 3 sheets and 7/1/2, 2 sheets.

Scope and Content

To Sixsmith from 'E' [apparently a good friend or relation]. Contents refer to: Lilly [possibly the writer's wife] and her pleasure at Sixsmith's comments on 'The Birds and the Trees' written by E [see 1330/9]; the War and possibilities for peace; his plans to stay in Lyme Regis over the summer and his desire to learn about bee-keeping; Russia, the peace achieved there and an article on the country he is sending Sixsmith; the concern felt by Lilly and himself for Lucy [Sixsmith]; letters received from mutual friends.

Dated at: Lyme Regis [Dorset].

Both letters include envelopes.