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Envelope addressed to John Lynch of Liverpool, England, 1915

Date: 1915
Dimensions:
Overall: 200 x 206 mm
Medium: paper
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Patricia Doran
Classification:Ephemera
Object Name: Envelope
Object No: 00050149
Related Place:Ireland, Melbourne,

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    Description
    This envelope was sent from Victoria by Irish migrant Edward Telford to his friend John Lynch in Liverpool, England.
    SignificanceThe envelope illustrates the importance of maintaining links to homeland and reflect Edward Telford's first impressions of Australia, where "the weather is fearfully hot."
    HistoryThis envelope is part of a collection of correspondence sent from Irish migrant Edward C Telford to his friend John Lynch in Liverpool, England. They were sent from Melbourne and Mildura between 1914 and 1915 and reflect Edward Telford's first impressions of Australia, where "the weather is fearfully hot 107 in the shade today."
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    Web title: Envelope addressed to John Lynch of Liverpool, England, 1915

    Assigned title: Envelope addressed to John Lynch of Liverpool, England, 1915

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