[Envelope, post card and letter of child's drawings]

Charles Kingsley Mills, Compiler

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Charles Kingsley Mills, Compiler
2003.586.1 White envelope addressed to Uncle Charlie, Daregith, Larnoch Avenue, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand and written in black ink. An orange and white 2 pence stamp of King George V. The envelope is post marked BRIXTON SW2 3.15 M; 12 Apr 21. The flap of the envelope is post marked with a circular stamp in black ink: TAKAPUNA NZ 6JN21 2PM. Written in pencil on the reverse side of the envelope of the lower left hand corner is: Tauranga.

2003.586.2 Postcard - black and white portrait of 2 children. The figure on the right is a young boy wearing a white jersey, dark shorts, white knee socks and dark shoes. He is sitting, straddling a low bench with both his hands on the arm. To his right is a girl, younger than him, wearing a white dress, white socks, dark shoes and a white ribbon in her hair. In her right hand she is holding a teddy bear and her left hand is placed over the boy's right hand. The reverse is a postcard with the printed address: The Wykeham Studios, Ltd., 304 High Holborn, Balham, Streatham & C. The number 546 881 is written in pencil.

2003.586.3 Letter found in envelope consists of 2 sheets of lined paper. Red pencil crayon zig zags and designs.
Physical Description
1 envelope
1 postcard : black and white ; 13 x 9 cm
2 art originals : crayon on paper
'Tauranga' written on back of envelope Hand-written
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Charles Kingsley Mills. [Envelope, post card and letter of child's drawings], 2003.586. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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