Letter and envelope, Bernard Madden

Madden, Bernard Oswald Joseph
Production date
24 May 1942
Current rights
Public Domain
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Brief Description
Letter and envelope from Bernard Madden to his family in Napier dated 24 May 1942.

a) Bernard talks about doctors retaining him on sick leave due to his lump not healing, a celebration of Pentecost in the village nearby, a summary of why Pentecost is celebrated, planning a trip to Jerusalem or Nazareth when the isolation ban ends 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. Written on Order of St John's/Red Cross letterhead.
Production date
24 May 1942
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Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten, printed and stamped ink on paper.
Height x Width: 210 x 170mm
Height x Width: 100 x 152mm
Subject date
May 1942
Credit line
gifted by Barbara Madden
Other number(s)
2013/65/41, 88912
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