Letter from Rev John Beech and Joke Beech to [Hezekiah] Beech and [Eliza] Beech

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Handwritten letter from Rev John Beech (Wesley College, Kumasi, Ghana) to his parents, Hezekiah Beech & Eliza Beech (Congleton, Cheshire, England). Subjects include: Ghanaian Independence (6th March 1957); the welfare of his pregnant wife Joke [Johanne] Beech; growing vegetables in their garden in Kumasi; and Beech's teaching workload; and an invitation to minister in the West Bromwich Methodist circuit. In addition a handwritten message from Joke [Johanne] Beech to her parents-in-law regarding the climate in Ghana; clothing for her expected child; and baking.

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