Letters from Marjorie and Captain Dick Jones, ship Astracana at Gravesend; Hamburg; Tacoma, USA; Valparaiso and Iquique, Chile, to Lily Fraser (sister and sister-in-law).

Scope and Content

subjects include voyages; visits from family; Denbigh eisteddfod preparations; injury and death of Lewis (working his passage home); races at Valparaiso; dancing the Quacea (national dance of Chile); crew members; other ships' captains.