Item 14 - Letter from F. W. Lawrence to Mary Elizabeth Lawrence

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Letter from F. W. Lawrence to Mary Elizabeth Lawrence


  • 11 July 1898 (Creation)

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Hotel Metropole, Thursday Island.—Sends a brief greeting. Is about to begin a ten days’ run without port to Hong Kong.



Hotel Metropole, Thursday Island
July 11 1898 {1}

My dear Mother.

Just a line from this corner of the world where all nationalities meet.

From here we have 10 days run without port to Hong Kong. It begins to get a bit warm, & will I expect get still hotter all the way.

I dont know when you will get this

Yours ever
Fredk W Lawrence.


{1} The first three figures of the year are printed.

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This description was created by A. C. Green in 2020.




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