Sponsorship letters, Leo and Mary Bestall

Bestall (MBE) Leonard Delabere
The National Council of Churches in New Zealand
New Zealand Red Cross Society
Department of Labour
Tidball, Jack
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A series of letters relating to Leo and Mary Bestall's search for a sponsorship, and possibly adoption, candidate through the National Council of Churches, and then the Red Cross in England through Bestall's cousin, Jack Tidball.

One letter by Bestall is written on the back of a Hawke's Bay Art Society programme for 13 November 1947. It outlines the final concert for 1947 and an exhibition to come: The Rutland Group Exhibition, which will feature artworks by Don Ramage for sale.
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Black ink on paper.
Height x Width: 252 x 204mm
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