Letter and envelope, Bernard Madden

Production date
15 May 1942

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Letter and envelope from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 15 May 1942.

a) Bernard talks about receiving a letter from Pat Madden, being in isolation since a soldier contracted measles, Phil arriving in the Middle East, hopes for an end to the war in the near future due to recent developments, a lack of mail from home and wishes the family well.

b) Envelope is addressed to Mrs P J Madden, 21 Macdonald Street, Napier, Hawke's Bay. Includes two censor's stamps and a postage stamp.
Collection
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten, printed and stamped ink on paper.
Measurements
Height x Width: 245 x 195mm
Height x Width: 100 x 152mm
Subject date
May 1942
Display location
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/40
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/40
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/40
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2013/65/40
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/40, 88904
Accession number
2013/65/40

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